Management Team

Saurabh Sinha

CEO and Co-Founder

Saurabh Sinha brings many years of expertise and experience in information technology, healthcare and global sourcing to emids. As a pioneer in the healthcare IT industry, he established emids’ healthcare technology capabilities. Today, he helps his team build customer-centric services and solutions that create value for clients’ businesses. Previously, Saurabh worked with global outsourcing giant Wipro Technologies.

Thomas Niehaus

President, Provider Solutions

Tom Niehaus brings more than 30 years of executive experience in healthcare information technology, sales and marketing, and strategic planning to his role as president of provider solutions for emids. As past president and CEO of Encore Health Resources, Niehaus steered the rapid growth of the healthcare information analytics firm and helped providers use its business intelligence and analytics expertise to navigate the complex healthcare reform landscape and meet value-based pressures.

Praveen Soti

President, Payer and Digital Solutions

Overseeing payer and digital solutions for emids, Dr. Praveen Soti is a physician thought leader and healthcare business and digital innovation executive with more than 18 years of healthtech experience across private and public sectors in North America, EMEA and Asia Pacific. Dr. Soti holds an MD and MBA and is an alum of the Stanford Graduate School of Business and served as a past board chair of the Microsoft Health Users Group. He has been a featured industry speaker at the World Congress, Harvard Patient Safety Colloquium and HIMSS-Microsoft HUG.

Prithwi Dasgupta

President, Healthcare Technology Solutions

Prithwi Dasgupta focuses on strategic initiatives and operations of emids’ Healthcare Technology Services (HTS) business unit. He also oversees the Healthcare Practice division. As a technology products and services specialist, Prithwi has more than more than 14 years of experience across Asia Pacific and the U.S. in business development, product management, marketing, account management and consulting.

Karen Knecht

Chief Clinical Officer

As chief clinical officer for emids, Karen Knecht has more than 30 years of expertise in healthcare operations and healthcare IT and extensive experience helping providers implement strategies and clinical computing technologies to improve the quality and costs of care and respond to federal and national eMeasure initiatives. Knecht has provided consulting for major medical centers nationwide as well as the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center and leading health organizations in the U.K. and Singapore. She previously held leadership positions at Encore Health Resources, IBM, Healthlink, Inc., and UTSW Medical Center.

Michael Hollis

President, Strategic Business

Michael Hollis oversees emids’ marketing and sales operations. He is responsible for overall sales effectiveness, business development and client relationships, as well as articulating the company’s service offerings to prospective clients and industries. Michael is an active member of Nashville’s professional and nonprofit community, serving on several advisory boards and as a committee member of the Nashville Technology Council and the Nashville Health Care Council's Leadership Health Care initiative.

Gaurav Agarwal

Chief Financial Officer

Gaurav Agarwal oversees finance, legal and secretarial functions at emids. He is an expert in mergers and acquisitions, finance, investor relations, negotiation, financial analysis and other related areas. Gaurav works closely with other executives to build long-term and short-term strategies and help implement them, while also adopting the best standards of financial and operational disciplines. He is a chartered accountant in India and a certified public accountant in the U.S.

Christine Hutchison

Vice President, Human Resources

As vice president of human resources for the U.S. division of emids, Christine ‘Chris’ Hutchison has more than 15 years experience working in healthcare IT and expertise in consultant management, staffing and quality assurance. She previously served as managing director of consulting services for Encore Health Resources, where she oversaw human resources and talent acquisition. Prior to that, Chris recruited talent for Healthlink, helping grow the firm to more than 500 consultants and support employees in two years.

Sumit Gandhi

Chief Delivery Officer

Sumit Gandhi brings extensive expertise in establishing and driving global delivery operations across different business verticals to his role in managing one of two global delivery units at emids. Previously, Sumit, who has both an MBA and a Six Sigma black belt, held executive leadership positions at iGATE and Genpact.

Arnab Chatterjee

Chief Innovation Officer

Arnab Chatterjee has a long history of setting up and scaling offshore centers for international corporations, and now oversees global delivery operations and delivery assurance for emids. He is also responsible for human resources, talent acquisition, IT infrastructure, facilities and logistics. His past corporate experience includes positions with Wipro Technologies and Microsoft.

Christy Green

General Counsel

Christy Green brings more than 20 years of expertise in corporate and healthcare law to her role as general counsel for emids. Prior to joining emids, Green provided in-house legal counsel to LifePoint Health, along with several other Nashville-based healthcare companies. She also led her own corporate law practice that worked with the legal departments of large firms like Tractor Supply Company as well as smaller businesses. Green holds a law degree from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.