Arvind Thiagarajan

Founder & CEO, HD Medical

Arvind Thiagarajan or  “AT” is the Founder of AT Group (The Advanced Technology Group) and also its  President & Advanced Technologist. He is an inventor and entrepreneur with a history of founding and building technology companies, including MatrixView Limited (develops image, data & video compression algorithms) and HD Medical (develops cardiac diagnostic devices). Within the AT Group, he leads AT Labs as the Advanced Technologist. AT Labs develops advanced technology innovations for healthcare, internet and green initiative technologies. Mr. Thiagarajan has been honored by the government of India for his contributions to research and science with a special award from a Member of Parliament for Science and Technology. His work as part of HD Medical also won the Socially Relevant Product (SRP) award from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras. His inventions have helped in screening thousands of children and adults in India and worldwide. His compression technology called ABO (Adaptive Binary Optimization) was chosen as the “Top 5 evolving technologies” by CNBC Asia and was the two-time recipient of the Frost & Sullivan “Best Technology Award” for medical imaging. Mr. Thiagarajan was mentored by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the former President of India. He graduated from the College of Engineering, Guindy, Anna University, India, with a degree in electronics and communication engineering. He specializes in signal processing and algorithm development, holds multiple patents and and has authored several award-winning technical publications.