He is currently the Vice-Chairman and Global President for Shalby Ltd and a member of the Shalby Ltd Board reporting to Dr. Vikram Shah, Chairman of the Board. Prior to this role, he was the business Lead for DePuy Synthes of Johnson & Johnson (J&J) Asia Pacific for the last 4 years, and just before that Sushobhan was working as Managing Director of Johnson & Johnson Medical in India and South Asia based out of Mumbai for around 7 years. A gold medalist in Business Administration and a Master of Science degree holder in Human Physiology, Sushobhan joined Johnson & Johnson in India in April 1992 after starting his career at Nestle India in Kolkata where he worked for 2 years. He joined the Shalby group on May 16, 2021.
Over his 30-year career with J&J in the field of medical devices and orthopedics, Sushobhan has lived in various countries working in several J&J businesses in the USA, UK, Germany, Singapore and Australia/New Zealand. In his various roles, he has led and delivered accelerated business growth through innovation, talent and organization development. He has always been a strong proponent and advocate of business ethics and compliant business practices.
His current responsibilities at Shalby include the operations of the orthopedic implant business in the US-run under Shalby Advanced Technologies Inc, Shalby’s hospital services, homecare, diagnostics, franchisee, orthopedic implant and pharmaceutical businesses in India, South Asia, South East Asia and Middle East & Africa.
He is passionate when it comes to contributing to the community. He was very involved with “Operation Smile”, an international children’s medical charity, that performs safe, effective cleft lip and cleft palate surgery, and delivers postoperative therapies.
His wife, Swarnali and Sushobhan have a daughter Sreyotama who lives and works in New York after graduating from New York University early this year. Sushobhan is a fitness enthusiast and loves to run every day as well as play cricket, tennis and golf on his spare weekends.