Dr. B R Shetty owes much of his success to the people around him and those who believe in him. He is married to Dr. Chandrakumari R Shetty, who has been a great support to help pursue his vision over the years and help win recognition and love from around the world.
Among his family are his four children, three daughters and a son, who have followed in his footsteps and have added great value to the growth and expansion of his business endeavours, and in making the world a better place.
Group Medical Director
Dr. Chandrakumari Raghuram Shetty is the Group Medical Director of NMC Health. Along with her husband, Dr. B. R. Shetty (who is a renowned businessman and philanthropist in the UAE), she has been a pioneer in establishing and developing the private healthcare sector in the UAE.
Dr. Shetty has been instrumental in establishing Centers of Excellence in various units of NMC Healthcare. She has been actively involved in the conception, planning, design, execution and management of various healthcare facilities besides driving critical healthcare initiatives.Read More
Eldest daughter, Dr Neema, is a dental surgeon. She went on to earn her Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Western Australia. In addition, she has completed her postgraduate studies in Healthcare Management.
Neema is married to Dr Sharad Shetty, a cardiologist who completed his subspecialty training from Bombay University. He was awarded successive gold medals by the Mumbai University for topping both his General Medicine as as well Cardiology examinations.Read More
The second daughter, Reema Shetty is the co-founder and chief executive of The Foodsters Inc, a Dubai-based culinary house which provides vintage food trailers, custom built food trucks and catering. She has close to two decades of experience working across sectors such as Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals, Hospitality, F&B, Private equity, Education, Wellness and Entrepreneurship in GCC, India, Middle East and International Regions. Reema is a Board Member of Alexandria New Medical Center, Egypt. She has also established the Strategy, Structure and Governance of the Family’s Not-For-Profit Arm – Dr. BR & CR Shetty Foundation.Read More
Third daughter, Seema, graduated in Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (specializing in Marketing & Entrepreneurship) from Boston University. Seema’s foray into hospitality started with Zari Zardozi, Abu Dhabi’s first fine dining Indian restaurant. Within its first year of operations, Zari Zardozi was credited with winning multiple awards and accolades. Her innovative amalgamation of both healthcare needs and hospitality services led her to pioneering products and services providing the perfect solution to a growing public health concern: Diabetes and Obesity.Read More
Vice Chairman and CEO, BRS Ventures
As the young and enterprising Vice Chairman and CEO of BRS Ventures, Binay Shetty embodies the best qualities of a successful entrepreneur of this generation. Guided by his visionary father, Binay is poised to take the legacy forward. He brings strong expertise of having worked with the BRS Ventures’ entities for more than a decade. Prior to his current responsibility, he held the position of Chief Operating Officer at NMC Healthcare.Read More