Arun qualified from Imperial College London with MBBS (Distinction) and BSc. He has also obtained his MRCP (UK), MRCGP (UK) and an MPH from The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Lastly, he is close to completion of his Executive MBA from Imperial College Business School.
Arun is currently the Managing Director for BUPA UK's Health Clinics, having previously held the role of Medical Director. He is also the Responsible Officer for BUPA UK.
Arun is particularly passionate about digital innovation in patient pathways and has previously implemented successful technological step-changes in NHS GP practices across London and Oxford. He has held a National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) award which has culminated in published research focusing on the provision of synchronous video consultations in primary care. He also has multiple peer-reviewed publications ranging from sexual health to breast cancer.
Previous experience outside of medicine and management also includes asset services analysis at Morgan Stanley. Arun was appointed as Associate Non-Executive Director in November 2020 and became a Non-Executive Director in 2021.