Sumeet Kumar, Dr., Product Manager in Puducherry, India
Sumeet Kumar, Dr.

Product Manager in Puducherry, India

Member since June 26, 2019
Dr. Sumeet Kumar is a technical product and project manager with deep experience in ideating, designing, and architecting business software solutions, setting up global development teams, and leading the implementation of a software solution that delights clients. Over the past 20 years, Sumeet has designed and delivered complex standards-compliant solutions in healthcare, CRM, eCommerce, and publishing domains for clients in Asia and the USA.
Sumeet is now available for hire

Project Highlights

Expertise

Education

Employment

  • Chief Technology Officer

    2017 - 2019
    Sympatica
    • Researched the digital health market and identified product features for our tech platform for the lifestyle management of chronic diseases.
    • Ideated product UX and design in collaboration with the CTO and designers.
    • Set up and managed a remote team of 15 developers from India, Vietnam, and Singapore.
    • Ideated solution architecture, database design, and component design.
    • Launched the product over 9 months.
    • Scaled the platform to manage thousands of patients.
  • Chief Executive Officer

    2004 - 2017
    CyberMed Solutions
    • Relocated to Auroville, an eco-village in South India in 2004.
    • Co-founded Auroville Institute for Integral Health for the integration of western medicine with complementary therapies.
    • Developed and launched multiple products including patient engagement (CRM), electronic medical records, eCommerce, and online publishing.
  • Senior Vice President, Healthcare Division

    2000 - 2003
    Eutech Cybernetics, Singapore
    • Managed the budget ($3 million USD/year), strategic planning, product, sales and marketing, recruitment, and divisional performance.
    • Sold and implemented HIPAA compliant Copernicus HIS at one hospital in the USA.
    • Established an offshore development center in Chennai, India with 30 developers for faster development at reasonable costs.
    • Remotely coordinated divisional activities across teams in Singapore, Malaysia, India, and the USA.
    • Steered healthcare division to a positive cash flow and gross profit.
  • Vice President, Healthcare Division

    1997 - 2000
    Eutech Cybernetics, Singapore
    • Joined Eutech as vice president, products, healthcare division after Eutech’s purchase of Consultant+ from CyberMed Solutions for $200,000 USD.
    • Developed Copernicus Hospital Information System (HIS) over 9 months with a team of 12 developers with a budget of $1 million USD. Played roles of product manager, team lead, and lead developer.
    • Sold and implemented Copernicus HIS at Subang Jaya Medical Center (SJMC), Malaysia. SJMC is the premier private hospital in Malaysia with 1,000+ OPD visits a day and 400+ inpatient beds. Project size was $700,000+ USD and the product went "live" in 1998.
    • Sold and implemented Copernicus HIS at five other large hospitals in Malaysia and Singapore for a total revenue of $2+ million USD in the next 2 years.
  • Chief Executive Officer

    1994 - 1997
    CyberMed Solutions, India
    • Established CyberMed Solutions in 1994 for developing software solutions for healthcare and other domains.
    • Developed and deployed Consultant+, a MS Access based solution in small nursing homes in Bangalore, India in 1996.
    • Sold IP rights for Consultant+ to Eutech Cybernetics, Singapore in 1997.
  • General Surgical Practice

    1986 - 1996
    Various Hospitals, India
    • Completed surgical residency in Delhi.
    • Practiced as a surgical consultant at hospitals in Bangalore, India.

Project History

  • Digital Health Platform for Lifestyle Management
    Led the entire product development life cycle from ideation to deployment and support and also wrote core components.

    The Platform has 5 main components:
    - Back end server using Node.js running on AWS with REST and GraphQL APIs
    - An EMR website for health professionals developed in React.js
    - Mobile patient apps on Android and iOS developed in React Native and GraphQL
    - Real-time data analytics built on Google Data Studio with custom business connectors
    - Database: PostgreSQL 10.x
    - Platform: Amazon Web Services
    - Development Team Size: 14 (Singapore, Vietnam, India)
    - Development Time Frame: 11 months

  • Copernicus Hospital Information System
    Developed, sold, and implemented Copernicus HIS at six large hospitals in Malaysia and Singapore.

    - Copernicus HIS is an enterprise HIS and EMR for large - hospitals
    - I led the development of Copernicus HIS and played roles of product manager, team lead, and lead developer.
    - Development Team Size: 12 (Singapore)
    - Development Time Frame: 9 months
    - Technologies: Visual Basic 6, Oracle Database, Delphi
    - Some Clients: Subang Jaya Medical Centre, Assuntha Hospital, Sunway Hospital, Normah Medical Centre, St Andrew's Hospital

  • CyberMed EMR for Hospitals
    Developed and implemented CyberMedEMR at Auroville Institute for Integral Health.

    - CyberMedEMR is a significantly enhanced fork of open source OpenEMR
    - Project Duration: 9 months
    - Project Revenue: Voluntary basis
    - Roles: Product Manager, Developer, DevOps
    Technologies: PHP, OpenEMR, Ansible, MariaDB, Linux

  • CyberMed CRM - Patient Engagement for Hospitals
    Developed, sold, and implemented CyberMed CRM at SJMC, the leading private hospital in Malaysia.

    - CyberMed CRM is a significantly enhanced fork of open source SuiteCRM
    - Functionality: Customer support, marketing, sales, and patient engagement
    - Project Duration: 14 months
    - Project Revenue: $200,000+ USD
    - Roles: Product Manager, Developer, DevOps
    - Technologies: PHP, SugarCRM, SuiteCRM, Ansible, MariaDB, Linux

  • Auroville Institute for Integral Health
    Co-founded Auroville Institute for Integral Health for the integration of western medicine with complementary therapies.

    - Disciplines include western medicine, Ayurveda, traditional Chinese medicine, homeopathy, bodywork, etc.
    - We have a special focus on patient education and empowerment.
    - I am also the medical superintendent of the institute.

  • Arvind Lexicon Online
    Developed a platform to published Arvind Lexicon online with one-click navigation between synonyms, antonyms, and headword.

    - Arvind Lexicon is the largest bilingual thesaurus in the world with over 1 million expressions in English and Hindi.
    - Project Duration: 14 months
    - Project Revenue: Voluntary basis
    - Roles: Product Manager, Developer, DevOps
    Technologies: ASP.Net, MS SQL Server, Windows Server

  • Arvind Lexicon Website and Shop
    Developed Arvind Lexicon website, blogs, and shop.

    - Project Duration: 8 months
    - Project Revenue: Voluntary basis
    - Roles: Product Manager, Developer, DevOps
    - Technologies: PHP, WordPress, WooCommerce, Windows Server

  • Arvind Lexicon Lexicography Software
    Developed end to end solution for data entry and print publication for Arvind Lexicon.

    - Project Duration: 18 months
    - Project Revenue: Voluntary basis
    - Roles: Product Manager, Developer, DevOps
    Technologies: VB.Net, MS SQL Server, MS Word automation, Windows Server

  • Consultant+ for Small Hospitals and Clinics
    Developed and implemented Consultant+ in India and sold all IP rights to Eutech in 1997.

    - Consultant+ was developed by me to fill the gap in good software for managing clinics and small hospitals in India
    - Project Duration: 18 months
    - Project Revenue: Voluntary basis
    - Roles: Product Manager, Developer, DevOps
    - Technologies: MS Access

Education

  • Master of Surgery (General Surgery) degree in Medicine
    1983 - 1986
    Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital - Mumbai, India
  • Bachelor's degree (MBBS) in Medicine
    1978 - 1983
    Seth G.S. Medical College and KEM Hospital - Mumbai, India

To view more profiles

Join Toptal
Share it with others