Sandeep J. Agate - Chief Executive Officer
Sandeep Agate is the President and CEO of Krixi Corp. and is responsible for the company's overall vision, mission and execution of its corporate strategy. With over 20 years of entrepreneurial experience in healthcare and cloud based services, Sandeep was the founding President and CEO of REACH Call, Inc., now REACH Health. Sandeep, along with most of the Krixi leadership, successfully built the first ever commercial cloud-based telemedicine and telestroke service in the United States, creating 25+ telemedicine networks of 110+ hospitals in 9 States in the USA in just 3+ years. Bootstrapping the company for the first couple of years and then raising funding to execute the growth strategy of the company, Sandeep was responsible for creating a debt-free, profitable, high-growth telemedicine and telestroke company, leading to its successful acquisition by a growth equity venture group in 2010. Under Sandeep's leadership, the company won the first ever Atlanta based GRA/TAG Business Launch competitiion in 2006 and was recognized as the Top 40 innovative and fast-growing technology companies of Georgia for each year that Sandeep was the President/CEO. Sandeep has served on the Board of Directors of REACH Call, on the advisory boards of Telehealth Magazine and 2 startup companies in Georgia. He has also co-authored and published a paper on the "National Rollout of the First Commercial Web based Telemedicine and Telestroke System" and presented it at the Montreal Telehealth Conference in May 2007. Sandeep holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from Kent State University.
Daniel S. Fitzpatrick - President, Americas
As one of the founding partners of Krixi Care, Dan Fitzpatrick has more than 25 years of healthcare business development leadership experience to leverage in his role at Krixi. Dan has served as the Sr. Director of Strategic Development at Ergotron, a Nortek company, as President of Anton Bauer, a Vitec company, as SVP of Sales & Marketing and founding Partner of Flo healthcare, an Emerson company, and further as President of Fitzpatrick Findings, a business development consultancy for healthcare technology companies. Dan has held key business development and advisory positions with healthcare IT companies such as Sprint Healthcare Solutions (telemedicine), Tremont Medical, Logistix, Omnicell, BD Stanley Innerspace, Capsa Solutions, and Humanscale. Dan holds a BAS from the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, with an emphasis in History and Economics. Dan and his wife Cindy reside in the Atlanta Georgia area, are frequently involved in charitable causes and have two daughters attending college.
Amarish D. Khopkar - Chief Technology Officer
Amarish Khopkar is the Chief Technology Officer of Krixi Corp. and is responsible for leading and managing all aspects of product design and development at Krixi. Amarish brings with him over a decade of experience in the field of software engineering. Most recently, he was was the founding CTO at REACH Call, Inc., now REACH Health, where we designed, developed and supported the first ever commercial cloud based telemedicine and telestroke service platform. Amarish has managed the complete software development lifecycle of 2 generations of the telemedicine and telestroke services, which have been used by physicians to securely and remotely treat thousands of patients in the United States since 2006. He has leveraged best-in-class technology components to create efficient, secure and scalable cloud-based telemedicine services for treatment of virtually any acute medical condition. Amarish holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Sutanu Misra, M.D. - Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Sutanu Misra is the Chief Medical Officer of Krixi Corp. and is responsible for designing and managing the clinical aspects of the company's products and services. At Krixi, Dr. Misra leds a clinical team that works with the product development team to design, develop and test telemedicine and telestroke service modules and ensure that the company's products are relevant to physicians and their workflow in hospitals. Dr. Misra is also responsible for designing relevant training programs for hospitals and for working with our customers to establish effective protocols for telemedicine and telestroke care pathways. Dr. Misra is a practicing physician at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His practice and responsibilities include all areas of anesthesia, supervision of CRNAs as well as resident and medical student education. Specific areas of expertise include trauma, abdominal transplantation, including liver transplantation, regional anesthesia, including single shot as well as continuous perineural catheters in adults and children. In addition, he also practices in the areas of pediatric orthopedics and ENT, thoracic, neurosurgical anesthesia, major vascular, ambulatory, off-site anesthesia including interventional radiology, GI, CT/MRI and ambulatory anesthesia. Dr. Misra has earned his M.D. from the Ohio State University School of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, Ohio. He has completed his internship training at Mount Carmel Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio and his residency training from the Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care of Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts.
Pankaj D. Lagu - Director, Product Strategy
Since 2010, Pankaj Lagu has contributed to virtually every aspect of the product development lifecycle at Krixi. In his role as the Director of Product Strategy, Pankaj leads the research, design and innovation behind the company's products and services. Pankaj has also played key roles in the design, architecture and development of the Krixi Care telemedicine platform and in its implementation at strategic international customer locations. In addition to on-site presentation and training of clinical personnel, Pankaj has been responsible for streamlining and optimizing support processes through product innovation to help the company achieve 100% service uptime since 2010. His proudest achievement, though, is having played a part in saving thousands of lives via the Krixi Care telestroke and telemedicine platform that he helped innovate, develop and deploy, globally. Pankaj has graduated with honors and holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology from the University of Pune, India.