Anuj Agarwal took over as Director of Software Solutions at NavigateSOM, Inc. in March 2020. Previously, he has worked on government and commercial projects (e.g. CDC, NCI, NIH) as well as for many branded and generic pharmaceutical manufacturers and major distributors. Mr. Agarwal was formerly the Director of Information Technology for Health Care Products Information Services, Inc. and developed the healthcare industry’s first Market Research Internet Portal for medical and surgical products. His ground-breaking systems for data collection, standardization, classification, and analysis won Industry Awards by the Health Care Distributor Association (HIDA) and were adopted by some of the nation’s largest manufacturers and distributors.
Sumeet started his career at a regional drug wholesaler as the head of special projects including state licensing and software ERP implementation. He moved on to take a leadership role at a regional, full-line pharmaceutical distributor with responsibilities spanning purchasing, sales, operations, and finance. Sumeet gained expertise in all aspects of the federal law as he led the creation and implementation of new processes and systems. Sumeet founded his first start-up in 2015: OpenRX, a described “Amazon” for pharmaceuticals. He sold this company to an operating private equity firm just 12 months after its inception. In late 2015, Sumeet founded Five Rivers RX. Sumeet is able to bring a unique “boots on the ground” understanding of the industry.