Anu Acharya

Ms. Anu Acharya is the CEO of Mapmygenome, an Indian Genomics company whose vision is “Better Health for India using technology”.  Mapmygenome provides a range of prognostics, diagnostics and brain wellness solutions.

From 2000 until April 2013, Ms. Anu Acharya co-founded and was the CEO of Ocimum Biosolutions, a global genomics outsourcing partner for discovery, development and diagnostics, a company that began as a pure Bioinformatics company. Since founding the company in 2000, she has led the company through three strategic international acquisitions, two capital raises for equity investments and launch of several innovative products, solutions and services through its proprietary platform called RaaS (Research as a Service).

She was named a “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum for its class of 2011.  The British High Commission also named her part of the “Young Leaders Forum” in 2013.