How Ranjan Pai is striving to make Manipal Hospitals India's biggest health care player in FORBES INDIA.
Ranjan Pai is strengthening Manipal Hospitals presence across the country with a string of acquisitions. As he strives to be the biggest health care player, his venture public to power the next phase of growth.
It’s not about saying, 'I want to be the largest player or the biggest player’. The bigger challenge will be whether we can do a good job in the markets we operate in and be the preferred health care provider, said Dr. Ranjan Pai, Chairman, Manipal Education and Medical Group.
India is a 1.4 billion market. Secondly, our older population is one of the fastest-growing demographics and our incidents of non-communicable diseases are far more in the past 30 or 40 years. At the same time access and affordability have become better, said Mr. Dilip Jose, CEO, Manipal Hospitals.