Founder & CEO
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Dr Anand Govindaluri is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Govin Capital, a Singapore-based investment company that he started in 2014 with a focus on Digital Health & Technology. Dr Anand is also the Founder of Startup Accelerator, Singapore & India with a focus on Startup Entrepreneurship & Innovation management. Anand has 19 years of active investment management experience in healthcare, life sciences and technology. He has led or co-led more than 55 investments and has 20 exits with 2 Unicorn exits.
Prior to GOVIN, Anand served as the Senior Vice President & Head of the Investment & Spin-Off Management Division at A*ccelerate, Innovation & Commercialisation arm of A*STAR, Singapore (2009-2012). Prior to A*ccelerate, Anand served as a member of the Direct Investments Life Sciences team at Temasek Holdings, Singapore (2001-2009)
Anand serves as Chairman of the Boards of Cialfo (Singapore), Greenline Labs (India), CellBeans Healthcare Informatics (India) & Perilwise InsurTech (India). In addition, Anand is also the President, Federation of Asian Biotech Associations (FABA), Charter Member, TiE Singapore, Advisory Board member of TIE-U University of Hyderabad (India), Right Walk Foundation (India), member of Singapore-India Chambers of Commerce & Singapore Business Federation. He served as an Innovation Advisory member (Biomedical Sciences) of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research & Technology (SMART), Singapore (2011-2015).
Anand started his professional career at AIIMS, New Delhi. He received a Doctorate degree in Management (Honoris Causa) from KEISIE International University, South Korea; Master's degree in Business Administration from California State University, East Bay, USA; Master of Science degree from The National University of Singapore, Singapore and Master of Science degree in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology from G B Pant University, India. He also has a Certificate in IP Commercialization from The Global CONNECT-University of San Diego, USA.
Anand is a recipient of the prestigious Dr A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Award for Innovation & Entrepreneurship (India, 2006); Temasek Sponsorship (Singapore, 2003); NUS-Overseas Post-Graduate Research Scholarship (Singapore, 1997); GATES Fellowship (India, 1995); Department of Biotechnology Merit Scholarship (India, 1993). Anand believes in supporting tech entrepreneurs and is active in social work by organising food camps for the underprivileged