Dr. Krishna Prasad Rao Vunnam
Founder & Managing Director
Dr. Krishna Prasad Rao Vunnam is an Indian entrepreneur, neonatologist and pediatrician, who founded Ankura Hospitals for Women and Children in 2011. Popularly known as KP, his leadership acumen has made Ankura Hospitals the fastest growing healthcare brand in South India.
KP is a seasoned self-driven professional with the ability to balance strategic decisions with financial discipline and a hands-on approach to leadership. He is an engaging communicator and relationship builder with expertise in organizational planning and managing multimillion-dollar capital projects. His strengths lie in program administration and leading cross-functional teams to ensure the best possible policy and patient outcomes. KP is a strong advocate for women and child’s health and it is evident in his philanthropic activities as well. As a medical practitioner, KP specializes in premature delivery baby management, advanced ventilation in newborn and parental nutrition. KP has built Ankura Hospitals into a prominent brand in the woman and child health care segment within a short span of 9 years. As a visionary who oversees Ankura Hospitals’ growth and development, KP strongly believes that Information Technology is the way forward for medical advancements and hence his current focus is on development of digital health solutions that provide connected patient-centric care and support services. KP’s stance is echoed in Ankura’s commitment to improve access, lower cost and enhance quality across the health continuum. Under his stellar leadership, Ankura Hospitals has evolved as a fundamental enabler of growth and as a real-time, connected brand in the woman and child health care segment!