Vice President of Treatment Planning Portfolio at Elekta
Abhi received his MEng in Electrical and Electronics Engineering degree from the University of Nottingham in 1993 and his PhD, in Numerical Modelling of Semiconductors, from the University of East Anglia in the UK.
In 1996 he joined Radionics Europe, based in Belgium, to lead the customer support team. He spent 4 years providing clinical and technical support to centers in Europe, Middle East and Africa. His focus was to provide education to help these centers start their practice in stereotactic radiosurgery, functional neurosurgery – especially Parkinson’s Disease surgery, and introducing image-guided neurosurgery techniques. He then moved to sales and marketing within Radionics to lead the respective activities in those areas.
In 2003 Abhi joined Philips Healthcare as Director, Sales & Marketing, Philips Radiation Oncology Systems, responsible for promoting Philips products in radiation therapy initially within Europe, Middle East and Africa and then extending to also include Asia Pacific and South America. After 7 years in Sales Abhi moved to Madison, WI to head product marketing of treatment planning solutions within Philips.
Abhi joined Elekta as of October 1, 2016 as the Vice President, Treatment Planning Portfolio and is now based in St. Louis, MO. He is part of the LINAC portfolio management team, which incorporates the treatment machines and associated software solutions, and his primary responsibility is to lead product development of treatment planning for Elekta.