Vaz Santosh Gnanam

Vaz Santosh Gnanam

Co-Founder & CEO, Credence Genomics

Medical doctor turned entrepreneur with a speciality interest in healthcare technology especially in the areas of diagnostics and therapeutics. 
Experience in Clinical practice working in the NHS (National Health Service - United Kingdom). 
Following a return to Sri Lanka - initiated various entrepreneurial initiatives. 

Recent Experience:
Established - Credence Genomics in 2011 - 
Next Generation Sequencing diagnostics application provider 
Privately funded with multiple rounds 
2015 - Commercial Launch of products to serve the healthcare market
Role - Co-Founder - CEO / Director

Other Experience: (List of businesses that have been founded in the last 10 years along with history)
Providence Global (Pvt) Ltd ( 2005 - (Previously known as Providence Network & Solutions (Pvt) Ltd ) - Bespoke Application Development ; ERP implementation & Other software Technical support services
Role - Founder - MD (Active)

Thissource (Pvt) Ltd (2011 to Present)- Niche publications for professional services.
Divested 80% to SMS Holdings Japan
Role - Founder / Director 

Providence Business Services (Pvt) Ltd (2007 - Present)- Contact Center Company - 150 seats serving the US, UK and Sri Lanka. Founded and established. 
Role - (Previous) Founder, MD 

Providence Holdings (Pvt) Ltd 2014 - 2015 (Co-Founder / JMD) - (Divested) - IFRS regulatory software Implementation. 
Other positions:
St. Anthony's Industries Group - Director (Over 30 years of experience in manufacturing of PVC pipes and fittings).

Role - Regulatory / Advisory 

Orion Towers (Pvt) Ltd - Director - Sri Lanka's only IT park - Role - Advisory 
Sophia Hospitality (Pvt) Ltd - Leisure and Hospitality Sector - Advisory 



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