Jibu Thomas is an experienced hospital administrator of Kasturba Hospital, Manipal. An engineer with a Masters in Hospital Administration, he has more than 12 years of experience in hospital management and is currently the Head of Operations. He has various certifications from prestigious institutes such as Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Harvard edX, and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad in different subjects of hospital administration. He has been the recipient of several awards within the Group Hospitals. He is also the founder of the Hospital Administrator’s Conclave for Teaching hospitals. He has co-authored international publications and still is an industrial guide for Operations Management. He has guided projects and theses for postgraduate students of management institutes in healthcare.