Dr. Balaji Utla holds a Doctorate in Management. He has 32 years of experience spanning learning, organizational strategy and development, and corporate social responsibility. He is on the board of EPTRI and Drivers' Guild Foundation, the Chairperson of the CII Healthcare Panel in Andhra Pradesh, a member of FICCI Healthcare Panel, and on the advisory boards of several other organizations. Prior to joining KRIA Helathcare Pvt. Ltd., Dr. Utla was CEO for Piramal Swasthya (formerly HMRI) and president (Corporate Sustainability) at Piramal Healthcare Ltd.
Dr.Utla was CEO of Satyam Foundation initiated by Satyam Computer Services (now Mahindra Satyam). Under Dr. Utla's leadership, Satyam received the Corporate Citizen Award from FICCI in 2006 and the TERI Award in 2007. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer in KRIA Healthcare Pvt Ltd.