Rajiv Gupta is the Chief Financial Officer at Summit Spine & Joint Centers and joined the team in 2022. Rajiv is a seasoned Healthcare Finance Executive with over 24 years of financial and operational management experience in investor-owned hospital companies, private equity backed healthcare companies, and publicly traded consulting \ advisory firms. Rajiv has extensive strategic planning, financial analysis, data analytics, and M&A transaction experience. Rajiv’s healthcare sector experience includes hospitals (acute & specialty), physician practices, renal care, home health, hospice, payers, healthcare IT, and healthcare real estate.
Prior to his current role at Summit, Rajiv was the CFO at Surgery Partners’ owned Bakersfield Heart Hospital (BHH) providing leadership and direction for finance, accounting, patient access, HIM, revenue cycle, supply chain, and data analytics functions for the hospital. Prior to BHH, Rajiv co-founded a startup renal care company, Innovative Renal Care (IRC). As SVP, Finance & Analytics for IRC, Rajiv was part of a six-member team that successfully raised $200M in equity from a top PE firm and negotiated $500M in debt commitments from a top 3 US bank. Prior to IRC, Rajiv held senior corporate finance positions with various portfolio companies of MedCare Investment Funds (a private equity group managing $1 billion in assets) in Nashville, TN and also consulted as a strategic advisor to a few MedCare portfolio companies in San Antonio, TX.
Rajiv earned an M.B.A. in Finance and Operations from Vanderbilt University and a B.B.A. from Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani, India.