September 11, 2017 – Dubai , United Arab Emirates: Aster DM Healthcare won the prestigious annual ‘Gulf Business Award 2017’ for the ‘Healthcare Company of the Year’ category. Ms. Alisha Moopen, Executive Director & CEO – Hospital & Clinics in GCC, Aster DM Healthcare, received the Award in a in a dazzling award ceremony held at Fairmont The Palm Hotel in Dubai on 10th September 2017, in the presence of the region’s prominent business leaders and top executives . The awards instituted by Motivate – judged by an independent panel and public voting – sought to celebrate excellence in the corporate world and recognize leaders across nine industries.
Speaking on the occasion Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare said "We are proud to receive this honour from the gulf region on our ‘30th Anniversary Year’ – a landmark year of our journey towards the excellence in healthcare. We are happy that we could shoulder and add value to the healthcare infrastructure developments and a quality healthcare eco-system development in those region we operate. We believe this is an honour to our entire workforce of about 20,000 staff engaged in catering to the need and services of about 50,000 people per day through our facilities spread across 9 countries. Such recognition further motivate us to continue to work ceaselessly for ensuring Quality Healthcare at Affordable Cost to the Patients, as part of a ‘Caring Mission with a Global Vision’, while we constantly trying to deliver our brand promise ‘We’ll Treat You Well’ ".
The sixth edition of the event saw a total of 27 awards given away during the evening in various categories. The Gulf Business Awards cover a wide spectrum of economic sectors, from energy to real estate. Each year, the Awards celebrates regional titans of industry, government officials, small and medium-sized enterprises as well as entrepreneurs. Professionally, Gulf Business Awards attendees are at the top of their game. Not only do they drive forward the corporate agenda, but they also drive the national and international agendas and the audience consists of those who have contributed in raising the Gulf’s profile, both regionally and internationally. In each sector, a company and business leader of the year will be recognised. More Information on Gulf Business Awards Categories and 2017 Winners are available on:
About Aster DM Healthcare:
Aster DM Healthcare is a healthcare network with over 317 operating facilities across 9 countries, including 18 hospitals, 96 clinics & 203 retail pharmacies. The organization has 19,258 employees including 2018 full-time doctors as of 30th March, 2017. For more info, please visit, https://www.asterdmhealthcare.com/
Aster DM Healthcare Limited is proposing, subject to receipt of requisite approvals, market conditions and other considerations, to make an initial public offering of its equity shares and has filed a Draft Red Herring Prospectus with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (“SEBI”). The Draft Red Herring Prospectus is available on the website of the SEBI and the websites of Kotak Mahindra Capital Company Limited, Axis Capital Limited, Goldman Sachs (India) Securities Private Limited, ICICI Securities Limited, JM Financial Institutional Securities Limited and YES Securities (India) Limited.
Investors should note that investment in equity shares involves a high degree of risk and for details should refer to the Red Herring Prospectus/Prospectus which may be filed with the Registrar of Companies, Ernakulam in the future, including the section titled “Risk Factors. Potential investors should not rely on the DRHP for any investment decision.