Core Team

Dr Sabarna Mukhopadhyay

Dr Sabarna Mukhopadhyay, Founder, Director, CEO – PhD, CIET, Distinction in Management Diploma.

Sabarna has a wealth of UK healthcare management and collaboration expertise garnered over 25 years by working closely with clinical system providers and healthcare providers. Her strong background in business development, nurturing working relationships, plus academic and industrial R&D stands her in good stead to manage a skilled software engineering team driving the company towards the goal of producing innovative digital solutions for clinical efficiency. With Sabarna at the helm striving to enhance patient-clinician secured remote communication, intelligent digitisation of paper processes to address avoidable time and cost wastage, SymlConnect is now established as an award winning company. Encouraging teamwork and partnering relationships have been the driving force for customised simple solutions with technology as an enabler.

Dr Sushrut Mehta

Dr Sushrut Mehta, Founder, Director, CTO

Over 25 years of expert experience in all aspects of Information Communication Technology product development, a strong background in international R&D, Sushrut has collaborated with and co-ordinated product development between trans-global, multicultural IT teams for over 10 years. Managed Projects ranges from $300 thousand to $2.0 million, with user base ranging from 30 thousand to several hundred thousand, these systems cover Los Angeles County and the State of California, USA. Sushrut leads the Swansea based team on all aspects of technology developments, standardisations, security and encryption of confidential data, and liaise with the appropriate technology leads with partnering organisations to ensure compliance and governance in all the software offered.

Neil Sutton

Neil Sutton, Digital Design and Marketing Manager, SymlMedia Lead

Neil has over 20 years experience of working within the web development, graphic design, marketing and analysis industries. Neil’s role currently encapsulates the development of the SymlConnect brand, product promotion, customer relationship management, marketing collateral design, user interface design/user experience elements. Neil also heads SymlMedia – our digital design, video production, and app development arm.

Ratan Darvani

Ratan Daryani, Investor & Business Advisor

An entrepreneur with a senior executive corporate background, Ratan brings in considerable knowledge and experience of startup businesses, strategic evaluation, restructuring, turn-around planning and execution. With his wealth of strategic, financial, business experiences, and contacts across many industries Ratan is acting as a Business Advisor to the benefit of developing and executing SymlConnect’s growth strategy.

Dr Dipen Mukhopadhyay

Dr Dipen Mukhopadhyay, Founder, Director, Clinical

Specialist GP: expertise in Obstetrics, Mental Health & Substance Misuse. Dipen lends his significant experience and clinical expertise to SymlConnect as a Clinical Director.

Shilpa Chedda

Shilpa Chedda, Chartered Accountant, Partner KLSA, London

Financial Advisor & Company Accountant, Over 35 years of business accounting experience. Shilpa has been closely related with SymlConnect since its formation and supports the financial structure of the company, giving advice and guidance.

Debi Marriott-Lavery

Debi Marriott-Lavery: Places for people

Debi joined the SymlConnect board bringing with her significant experience both within the NHS and business world.

Chris James

Chris James, Business Advisor 

Initially appointed under the Welsh Government’s new ‘High Potential Growth Entrepreneur programme’ Chris has been involved with SymlConnect’s growth during the past years. Chris has owned software companies, has partnered with 3i for investments and has the experience of selling the company later to form his own consultancy firm.