Our Mission

zakipoint Health helps customers understand their wasted healthcare costs and what to do about it. It is time for #TruthInHealthcare.

Our Core Beliefs

Employers deserve visibility into their enormous healthcare spend.

There are innovative solutions that can redesign how healthcare is delivered.

Data speaks truth. Our healthcare system has been made complex; it is time to unpack it.

Our Team

Discover our best team

Ramesh Kumar

Ramesh Kumar

CEO and Co-Founder

I love the opportunity of helping our customers and consumers get value from their healthcare spend, and contain costs. I hate waste in life. As a personal goal, I want to play squash competitively.

At ZPH, Ramesh Kumar brings deep entrepreneurial, technology, data science and healthcare expertise to lead the company.

Bijay Ghimire

Bijay Ghimire

CTO

I am passionate about building innovative solutions to improve healthcare efficiency using various data warehousing, statistical, linear and multidimensional analyses. As a personal goal, I would like to prepare for a half-marathon.

At ZPH, Bijay brings technology innovation and healthcare data management experience to run head our tech team.

Randy Phillips

Randy Phillips

Director of Business Development

I love that our team is eager to deliver innovation and excellence to our customers. I believe the service we provide pays for itself many times over by the savings gained on the healthcare spend. As a personal goal, I want to write my personal story and do more public speaking to bring encouragement and strength to those who need it.

At ZPH, Randy heads our business development efforts.

Dave Kerrigan

Dave Kerrigan

Director of Sales

I am passionate about the healthcare industry having worked in numerous areas of healthcare delivery including payer, provider, brokerage, informatics, pharmacy, and state government. As a personal goal, I’d love to move to Mexico for a month or two so as to fully immerse myself and learn Spanish. I’d also love to write a book.

At ZPH, Dave spearheads our sales efforts.

Dipali Dey

Dipali Dey

Marketing Manager

I enjoy learning new things from my clients and team. Brainstorming innovative ideas and working in a friendly team setting are two things that motivate me to solve problems efficiently. I enjoy traveling and I’d love to try out a destination all by myself.

At ZPH, Dipali Dey is responsible for executing marketing activities across offline and digital channels, and assisting the product and sales team.

Anjushree Bhattarai

Anjushree Bhattarai

Account Manager

I enjoy the opportunity to learn new things every single day here at zakipoint Health. As a personal note, I want to learn how to dance by the end of this year.

At ZPH, Anjushree Bhattarai is responsible for carrier and client relationship management by coordinating deliverables on various projects and presenting them to the client.

Daniel Wexler

Daniel Wexler

Product Manager

I enjoy the creativity and innovation that is possible in the development of products at zakipoint Health. As a personal goal, I am learning to paint and hope to make progress in my abilities by the end of the year.

At ZPH, Daniel Wexler’s main tasks involve the development of strategic initiatives, as well as providing a public health perspective in the creation of solution offerings.

Shiva Pun

Shiva Pun

Director of Product Development

Creativity and problem solving with new ideas endlessly is what I love about my job. Working at ZPH in the early stages gives me the freedom and and also challenges me to select and implement correct technologies at its best. As a personal goal, I want to improve my team management skills.

At ZPH, Shiva Pun leads the development team.

Jyoti Poudyal

Jyoti Poudyal

QA Engineering Manager

I love that we are working towards an achievable vision by making our product more stable everyday. It gives me immense pleasure to improve the efficiency of our product and develop new features to make it robust. As a personal goal, I want to invest in personal well-being and accomplish my fitness goals.

At ZPH, Jyoti Poudyal leads our QC team.

Anish Rauniyar

Anish Rauniyar

Software Engineer

One thing I love about working at zakipoint Health is how everyone values ideas and thinking of individuals. Plus, we always motivate and inspire each other to step out of the box to solve problems. As a personal goal, I’d love to improve my linguistic skills by the end of this year.

At ZPH, Anish Rauniyar focuses on application research and development.

Priti Oli

Priti Oli

Software Engineer

What I like about zakipoint Health is proactive team members where you get to learn something new from each individual. As a personal goal, I would like to learn and master a new langauge soon.

At ZPH, Priti Oli focuses on application research and development and is also involved in training the client tech teams.

Bhupal Rai

Bhupal Rai

Software Engineer

I love being able to convert simple ideas into something that works to improve the healthcare system. As a personal goal, I would love to trek to the Everest Base Camp or Phoksundo Lake.

At ZPH, Bhupal Rai’s responsibility includes managing IT infrastructure and security, and he plays a major role in processing carrier/vendor data.

Sagar Pathak

Sagar Pathak

Software Engineer

zakipoint Health feels like home where everyone is supportive and helpful which helps in both professional and personal growth. As a personal goal, I would like to hone my skills in JavaScript (ES6).

At ZPH, Sagar Pathak focuses on application research and development.

Mrigendra Chaudhary

Mrigendra Chaudhary

Software Engineer

I enjoy the freedom of work and environment at zakipoint Health. The creative team members motivate me to perform my best. Here, I have a good platform to share ideas and figure out strategic solutions to a problem. As a personal goal, I’d love to read more books.

At ZPH, Mrigendra Chaudhar focuses on back-end application design.

Dhirendra Naik

Dhirendra Naik

Software Engineer

It feels good to do challenging work, complete and learn from it at the end of the day. Since, we are a startup, it’s fun to learn new things along the way. I also like how everyone is helpful in the team. As a personal goal, I’d love to explore Nepal, my hometown.

At ZPH, Dhirendra Nayak focuses on back-end application design.

Rajkumar Thapa

Rajkumar Thapa

Product QA Specialist

I really love my job because everyday i am learning new things from the best people and that motivates me to work harder to achieve the best results possible. As a personal goal, I’d love to learn jQuery.

At ZPH, Rajkumar Thapa focuses on product QC.

Aarya Shah

Aarya Shah

Product QA Specialist

The one thing I love about my job is I get to learn new things everyday from my team. I enjoy making the product user-friendly for the benefit of the clients. I definitely feel motivated to work here. As a personal goal, I want to try out bungee jumping and paragliding.

At ZPH, Aarya focuses on product QC.

Our Advisors

Dr. Stephen Kutner

Dr. Stephen Kutner

President of Market Innovations

Dr. Kutner is an advisor to zakipoint Health and has 25 years of management consulting and industry experience. Dr. Kutner focuses on the application of econometrics, decision science, and behavioral economics. Dr. Kutner is a leading expert in areas of reducing risk of uncertainty associated with assessing the commercial viability of innovative ideas by leveraging rigorous analytic, optimization, and predictive techniques.

Tom Craig

Tom Craig

CEO of Shockwave International

Tom Craig co-founded and was a Partner at Monitor Group, a global management consulting firm, until May 2012. Craig is currently the CEO of Shockwave International. Craig has broad international and industry experience. He has worked in over 70 countries on six continents and has led over 400 projects over the past 33 years for Fortune 500 companies and their international equivalents, startups, and at the highest levels of government.

Marc Backon

Marc Backon

Healthcare Industry Advisor

Marc Backon is zakipoint Health’s healthcare advisor. Backon is an experienced healthcare executive. Backon has spent his career leading key functional areas of large, national health plans, blue plans and consumer-driven health insurance companies. His background crosses virtually all aspects of the business, focusing on strategy, business segment and health care reform, sales & account management, product development, network strategy, PR communications and marketing.

Heather Ritchie

Heather Ritchie

Product Advisor

Heather’s expertise is in defining product strategies and customer experiences for healthcare technology solutions. She has over a decade of healthcare experience across payer, provider, pharmaceutical, government, and technology company engagements, including product strategy roles at Anthem and WebMD Health Services. Heather has a degree in BA in Biochemical Sciences from Harvard University and MS in Healthcare Management from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.

Armen Meguerditchian

Armen Meguerditchian

Operations Consultant

Armen Meguerditchian is an experienced business leader, with expertise in market penetration, business and team development. Armen is a master at leveraging technology solutions for revenue generation and profitable goal attainment. He has held numerous consulting engagements both as an independent consultant working with software startups, as well as a senior strategist working with large e-commerce projects as part of IBM Global Services’ Customer Relationship Management strategy group.

Kevin Gorman

Kevin Gorman

Founder of Putnam Associates

Over more than 25 years, Kevin built Putnam Associates into a highly respected industry leader with 50+ consulting professionals and multi-million dollar revenues.  Kevin has created and led the development of profitable, longstanding partnerships with a global clientele of major biopharmaceutical and other life science industry players. Kevin is the author of The First Twenty Years Are the Hardest: Two Decades in Healthcare Strategy. He has an MBA degree from Harvard Business School.

Dr. Satish Tadikonda

Dr. Satish Tadikonda

Business Development Consultant

With over 25 years of industry experience, Satish’s expertise spans drug and medical device development, and software systems development. Prior to Virtify, Inc., Satish was the founder of Tribiosys, Inc. and Enmed, Inc. Satish is also a member of the Board of Directors at numerous companies. He is an Executive Partner at Blue Cloud Ventures, a fund focused on investing in fast growing SaaS, PaaS and enterprise application and infrastructure software companies.

Dr. Shiban Warikoo

Dr. Shiban Warikoo

Clinical Consultant

Dr. Warikoo is Chief Clinical advisor to zakipoint Health. Dr. Warikoo has over 43 years of clinical experience in the US healthcare system as a practicing urologist. Dr. Warikoo is on the board of Conemaugh Hospital system and chairs the performance improvement committee. Dr. Warikoo has published scientific papers in clinical journals and is member of various professional societies like American Medical Association. Dr. Warikoo is a strong proponent of patient advocacy initiatives.

Nikhil Bhojwani

Nikhil Bhojwani

Co-founder of Recon Strategy

Nikhil Bhojwani is a Managing Partner at Recon Strategy. It is a consulting firm that focuses on helping healthcare service players identify and take advantage of opportunities arising from healthcare reform, new technologies, and disruptive business combinations and operating models. His clients include some of the top hospitals and health insurance firms in the U.S. as well as healthcare startups. He co-authors the influential Healthcare Recon blog.

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