Prabal has 27+ years of rich experience in the Medical Device industry in India. He has held leadership positions at Boston Scientific Company and J&J Medical Devices India.
Prabal is currently a Domain Leader in the Healthcare practice at Praxis Global Alliance. He is also working as Healthcare Advisor for multiple corporates and startup ventures. At Praxis, he has been advising medical device companies.
Prabal was the Vice President and Managing Director of Boston Scientific India Private Ltd for over 7 years. His forte lies in launching new businesses, leading large teams, and developing a leadership pipeline. He has led Boston Scientific in setting the vision, strategy, and launch of the Powered To Win Strategy.
Prior to Boston Scientific, Prabal was Vice President at Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices & Diagnostics, India. He led Ethicon, Ethicon Endo-Surgery, and Cordis franchises and expanded their footprint in India. As part of the worldwide marketing team, he was instrumental in developing global launch plans for the Cypher drug-eluting stent. Prabal has also worked for ~5 years as Regional Franchise Director (Cordis) at J&J Medical Asia Pacific.
Prabal has held several leadership positions in different industry bodies and helped in shaping the healthcare environment in India: Chairman of the Medical Device Committee of American Chamber of Commerce in India (AMCHAM), Co-Chair of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Indian Advisory Council Member of U.S.-India Business Council (USIBC), and Director at Medical Technology Association of India (MTAI). Additionally, he was also an active member of other bodies like FICCI, AdvaMed & NATHEALTH.
B.E. Electrical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India | MBA, Indian Institute of Management Lucknow, India