YouTooCanRun is actively steered by a Board of Advisors, consisting of eminent personalities in their respective areas of specialization.
1) Dr. Aashish Contractor.
Dr. Aashish Contractor is the Head of Department of Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation at the Asian Heart Institute. Dr. Contractor has worked and trained in the United States, under the leading authorities and pioneers in his field. He completed his medical training at the TN Medical College, Mumbai and post-graduate training at the Univ of Virginia, USA.
Dr. Contractor returned to India and set up the dept of Preventive Cardiology and Rehabilitation at the Asian Heart Institute, and has been with the Institute, since its inception. The Asian Heart Institute was rated as the best cardiac care hospital in India, by CNBC in December 2011. Dr. Contractor had the distinction of being part of the team of doctors who treated our Hon’ble PM, Dr. Manmohan Singh, after his redo bypass surgery in January 2009, and was in charge of his post surgery cardiac rehabilitation.
Dr. Contractor has several scientific publications, both in textbooks as well as Journals. He is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Chester, United Kingdom. He serves as the Certification Director of the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) in India, since November, 2003, and is the only person authorised in the country for the same. Dr. Contractor has been the Medical Director for the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon, since its inception in 2004. He is an avid sportsman himself, having run several marathons, the first being in London in 1999. He is also an endurance cyclist and in April 2012, did a non-stop Mumbai -Pune – Mumbai cycle ride (329 km) and in the process raised 1.15 crores for children with cancer. Dr Contractor is on Social Media at
2) Ketan Shrimankar
Ketan Shrimankar is a chartered accountant by training with over 25 years of experience in diverse fields. Beginning his career as a practicing chartered accountant he quickly rose to become a partner specializing in audit and risk management practice. He went on to head equity research for a broking company and subsequently became a CEO of a broking company with operations on multiple exchanges. Later on he set up a private equity fund specializing in media and internet ventures. For last several years he has been advising diverse set of companies on growth strategy, growth and risk management. He has worked with several early stage businesses and loves mentoring them to maturity. He is a keen student of economy and futurism and loves to marry them both for business strategy, leading to significant successes both as an investor and a consultant.