Suhas Shubhakaran

Suhas Shubhakaran


Suhas co-founded SLN Surgicals in 2013, one of the top retail outlets in Bangalore for Hospital Equipments & Surgical Instruments. In the course of running the business, he saw the potential for import and distribution of rehabilitation & home healthcare products and co-founded Medequip Healthcare Solutions.

Before starting SLN & Medequip, Suhas worked as a strategy consultant for Gorgy timing, France, and as a project manager in McCann Erickson for Brands like Britannia, TVS, Titan Eye Plus and Tata Tea.

During his 8 years stint in the healthcare industry, he has focused on product sales, staff training, and Brand building for the company. A recognized trailblazer in the industry, he participates in various top medical and healthcare events in India and abroad and is acknowledged for his practical insights and sense of humor.

His unique initiative of bringing together healthcare distributors and veteran doctors for a product showcase, has got him immense appreciation. 

Academic Background:

Suhas is a Marketing graduate with a post-graduate program in Business Development from Grenoble Ecole De Management, France.


Trained under Prakash Padukone, Gopichand and Saina Nehwal in SAI (Sports Authority of India), Suhas was the first to represent his school in national level Badminton. He was also the Tennis and Badminton champion for two consecutive years in college.

A linguist of sorts, he speaks in 4 Indian languages apart from English and French. He is an avid reader and travels extensively.

Going forward, Suhas aims to work in the Healthcare industry and contribute to the nation’s well-being. He plans to pursue organic farming in a couple of years.