Harsh Parikh is an exceptional banker. Most everyone knows of hisintellectual acumen, ambitions, and kindness; indeed, he is a sort oflegend amongst the junior banker fraternity at Merrill Lynch,Mumbai. He has been working in Merrill Lynch since 2006. He is an alumni of IIM Bangalore batch 2004-06. Currently he has started entrepreneurial stint with DRiefcase.
Harsh Parikh has studied CA in his under graduation from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 2003. Later on he joined MBA in 2004 in one of the prestigious institutes of India IIM Bangalore. He finished his MBA in 2006 with DSP Merrill Lynch offer in hand. He has since worked in Merrill Lynch as an Investment Banker. He has worked in Mergers and Acquisitions part of the bank and served for more than 10 years. Before deciding to start his venture.
Harsh Parikh said that he always has a entrepreneur bug inside him but could not start his venture as soon as MBA because of the market conditions and perception of failed entrepreneurs. At that time when a start-up fails, he is considered a failure but today it is looked at as an experience.
After working for 10 years in Investment Banking Harsh Parikh decided that it is time to do what he always wanted and started his DRiefcase.
DRiefcase provides a secure, online, easy-to-use platform to maintain all your medical records in one secure, central location and instantly access them anytime, anywhere.
Harsh Parikh narrated a personal incident where he needed medical files of his uncle and his uncle was not in position to help with the files that’s when it hit him the idea of DRiefcase. It imperative for a doctor to know what medicine a patient has taken in cases of emergency treatments. Having files stored in DRiefcase and easy access can really come in handy in such situations.