Dr. Aditya Ingalhalikar (PhD)
Founder and CEO
A well published R&D professional with multiple patents to his credit, Dr. Ingalhalikar has had a 16 years long experience in the global spinal implants industry. Prior to founding INDIUS, Dr. Ingalhalikar was Director of Product Development at Globus Medical, the 5th largest spinal implants company in the world. He has extensive experience in taking products from concept to commercialization in the highly competitive and innovation driven global spinal implants market.
Dr. Ingalhalikar has received his PhD in Biomedical Engineering with a specialization in Spine Biomechanics from the University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA.
Director, Global Quality Assurance & Supply Chain
Nikhil Butala is the Head of Quality Assurance & Supply Chain since the inception of INDIUS in May 2016. He has over 10 years of experience in Quality and Supply Chain Management in the global automotive industry. Prior to joining INDIUS, Nikhil was Manager, Supplier Quality Assurance at Faurecia, USA, a Tier I auto components supplier, based in Michigan. He has also held Quality Manager positions in Kinetek Industries, USA and Tata Motors, INDIA. Nikhil is an ISO 13485 Certified Lead Auditor and has extensive experience in setting up Quality Management Systems as well as auditing suppliers internationally.
Nikhil holds an MBA in Supply Chain & Finance from Purdue University, IN and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Technological University, MI.
Director, Global Engineering and Operations
Sagar joined the Indius Medical team in October 2017 as the Director of Engineering and Operations. He has an extensive experience of 10 years in the field of mobile hydraulics. Prior to joining INDIUS, Sagar was working with HUSCO International, one of the leading manufacturers of electro-hydraulic control valves in the world. He has held multiple leadership roles such as DGM - Engineering and DGM - Sales & Marketing with expertise in Engineering and Manufacturing of precision components.
Sagar holds an MBA from Symbiosis International University, Pune, India and received his MS in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute, MA, USA.