Sanjeev Saxena is an internationally acclaimed serial entrepreneur and the founder of POC Medical Systems, a medical device company in Livermore, California. He has co-founded several Biotech and Medical device companies in the past.
He was also the recipient of the prestigious Udhog Lagu award in India and The European Science award in the UK and was nominated by Ernst and Young for the ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ award in 2011 in India. Zee TV in India did a 30-minute episode on Sanjeev in 2009 as part of the year long feature of ‘Swadesh’ (Return of Indian entrepreneurs with valuable innovations for India). Zee TV is soon featuring Sanjeev in another U.S -based episode called Tomorrow’s World. This series will focus on innovations from Silicon Valley that can change the way of life around the world.
POC has been profiled in Inc, Entrepreneur and Forbes and has been interviewed by various leading Radio shows 1170AM and 1550AM. For his contributions to innovations of transforming digital healthcare, he was invited to meet Prime Minister Modi of India to present POC to help solve the healthcare problem in India. In February 2016, Sanjeev was felicitated with by the CSR World Congress with the ‘50 most Social Innovator’ awards and has been time and again awarded the ‘Risk Takers and Dreamers’ award and the ‘Game Changer’ award by the Tri-Valley Innovation He was recently written up in the Business World and Business India Magazines besides Entrepreneur and Inc. Magazines in the US for his contribution to medical science through his work in the Point of Care Diagnostic field.
He has also been listed as the Top 50 Most Social Innovators by Silicon Review Magazine and as the Top 20 Speakers by Forbes magazine. Sanjeev has been listed in Insight Success Magazine as the Entrepreneur of the month and is among the 30 most creative CEO’s to watch. He has been nominated for the 2017 East Bay Innovation Award in San Francisco Bay Area. Recently he was awarded the title of “The most Innovative CEO’s of 2018” by CV Magazine. Sanjeev was featured as part of the Top 20 Healthcare Transformers of 2018 by Medical Marketing & Media Magazine. Sanjeev and POC have been recently written up in Frost and Sullivan as a novel, breakthrough early screening test for breast cancer.