Akshay is a Program Associate at GHS working on the TB project. Before joining GHS, Akshay was working as a Coordinator with The Rotary Foundation, which is the project implementing arm of Rotary International.
He has also worked with the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) in the Affordable Health Technologies division and the Research Communications department. He worked on mHealth projects, particularly on implementation of the temperature logger and the NHM sanctioned all-in-one diagnostic tool, Swasthya Slate. Akshay was responsible for establishing research and CSR related partnerships while at PHFI.
He has experience in drafting grant proposals, event management/coordination, and external/internal communication practices. He also had a brief stint with the Hindustan Times. Akshay followed up his Bachelor of Business Administration with a Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication. He is a professional musician and handles Guitars and Vocals for a few bands in New Delhi. He is also an avid follower of soccer.