A bachelor of commerce from university of Calicut, India and a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Mr. Kartik headed in the direction of financial management right from the beginning when he started his career in a healthcare organization in India in 1998. He got associated with D M Healthcare in 2003 as the manager for Finance and supervised the Finance and Accounting operations. Mr. Kartik is extensively involved in the planning and execution process, especially in bringing Private Equity partners to the group.

The demonstration of his abilities in his assignments got him the position of Senior Manager – Finance in 2008. He is responsible for the finance and accounting operations including risk management, finance reporting, tax planning and budgeting process. He is an integral part of the senior executive team at D M Healthcare and is involved in all strategic decisions including project feasibility, business acquisitions, capital investments, internal process and systems review, development of new business models and investor relations.