Saakam MediGlobal

About Us

We, at Saakam MediGlobal, are specialist recruiters of qualified interational healthcare talent across the world. Our organization’s valued service is to create linkages and opportunities for experienced registered doctors and healthcare professionals and connect them to employment opportunities in different geographies, across the UK, Canada and Australia.

We follow a process driven consultative approach in understanding the requirements of our client organisations, verifying the talent pool, conducting detailed employment and assessment checks and recommend fitment based on key selection criteria. The Saakam approach has helped us form lasting partnerships with our clients.

As part of our approach, we bring forth only suitably qualified, quality trained and verified healthare professionals. Our International Medical talent pool is qualified, certified and meets all medical registration, international language and assessment standards as applicable in the host country. Saakam MediGlobal works with a team of trained and experienced professionals in the medical hiring domain. We work pro-actively through referrals, recommendations and a strong database of 5000+ active candidates.

For UK our coverage includes NHS Hospitals, Private Hospitals & Clinics, Walk in Centres, Urgent Care Centres, General Practice, Wellness & Wellbeing Clinics.

Our Mission

Saakam MediGlobal aims to strengthen healthcare institutions by bringing in professionals equipped with requisite skills, knowledge and healthcare experience. We are committed to connect quality focused healthcare professionals to your organization for better patient care, patient safety and patient centricity.

Our Service Approach

Saakam MediGlobal approach is based upon principles of confidentiality, integrity and trust, extended both to the Client and the Candidate.

We are a leading specialist recruiting firm since 2010. At Saakam we are passionate about medical and healthcare recruitment. For the UK healthcare sector, our coverage includes NHS Hospitals, Private Hospitals & Clinics, Walk in Centres, Urgent Care Centres, General Practice, Wellness & Wellbeing Clinics. We work pro-actively through referrals, recommendations and a strong database of 5000+ active candidates.

We connect our professionals to a broad client base of hospitals and healthcare facilities in the UK on contract or permanent basis. We specialize in hospital, long-term care and healthcare industries.

Our International Healthcare Talent Pool

  • Meets GMC Requirements
  • Meets IELTS and PLAB guidelines
  • Employer approved work sponsorships
  • Pre-approved Employment Checks

Our recommendations come pre-screened, verified and fully qualified-certified-registered to join your professional medical practice.

We also offer complete advisory and support solutions on international work and settlement, taxation, education and public services in the host country.

In addition Saakam MediGlobal has instituted a rapid response feedback mechanism to suit the information needs of Clients and offer adequate support to our talent pool.

Representative Searches

Some of the representative searches we have done in the healthcare domain are:

Doctors in Primary Care, Private & Wellness, Hospital Doctors (All grades and specialties), Hospital Nursing staff, General Practitioners & Specialists, Consultants, Trust Grade and Staff Grade in Emergency medicine, General Medicine, Old Age Psychiatry, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Radiology, Anaesthesia, Registrars in Cardiology, ENT, Ophthalmology, Obs & Gyn

Our Team

Dr Vinitaa Malhotra, Member - Advisory Board

Dr Vinitaa is the Senior Vice President, Clinical Directorate at Max Hospitals and in her prior role was the General Manager of Max Hospital, Gurgaon. Dr Vinita Jha comes with more than twenty years of experience in healthcare services. She has worked in the NHS as a trainee is psychiatry and is an MBA from Cardiff Business School.

Dr Sujeet Jha, Member – Advisory Board

Dr Sujeet Jha is Director Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolic Disease at Max Health Care. He is a renowned Endocrinologist with over 20 years of experience.

He completed MBBS, MRCP from Royal College of Physicians, London and Post Graduate Diploma in Diabetology (PGDD).

He is a member of American Diabetes Association (ADA) and Fellowship in Royal College Of Physicians. He has over 11 years of experience in working for the NHS.

Dr Raj Kamal Agarwal, Member – Advisory Board

Dr Agarwal has over forty years of experience in various Hospitals including Dr B L Kapoor Memorial and Max Hospital, Pitam Pura. Dr Agarwal (MBBS, DA) is the Senior Consultant and Head of Department of Anaesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine and (officiating) Medical Superintendent at Sir Ganga Ram, Kolmet Hospital, New Delhi.

Sandeep Sinha, Member – Advisory Board

Sandeep is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Lumis Partners. At Lumis, Sandeep brings an entrepreneur spirit, a hands-on investing experience in India, and over fifteen years of global operating experience.

At Lumis, Sandeep is focused on building portfolio across higher education segment and human capital services in emerging markets. He is an active member in this sector and leads several activities across various public/private organizations in this ecosystem.

He began his professional career with Technology Management Leadership program at GE. His prior experiences include quality and technology leadership roles across various businesses of GE; and senior operating positions at 3Com.

Sandeep completed his undergraduate studies in Computer Science from the Delhi Institute of Technology followed by postgraduate program from the London School of Economics.

Shafali Sinha, Founder-Director, Saakam

Shafali Sinha is the founder of Saakam, a niche career advisory and talent search firm. With over ten years of extensive experience in India and International HR in companies like Citibank and GE, Shafali built her global experience in Senior Leadership Recruitment & Talent Assessment across London, Singapore and India. After moving back to India in 2010, Shafali brought together her expertise and built a diverse team of Career-Comeback Corporate professionals to offer clients a range of services in talent domain. Shafali holds a Masters in HR&OD from Delhi School of Economics, is a certified assessment interviewer and qualified PHR.

Committed to enhance talent and highlight potential, Shafali believes in the power of long-term aspirational focus and natural talent potential that enhances the value an individual brings to his life and career. Clients appreciate the industry knowledge and consultative approach that she undertakes and this has helped her form strong client partnerships and network.

Saakam assesses talent across diverse specialties and verticals in Healthcare, Professional Services & Advisory, Consumer Tech & Early –Stage companies; functional leadership roles in Advisory, Sales, Marketing, Communications, HR, BD, Advocacy & more.

Saakam also promotes the talent pool of experienced Career-Comeback professionals. Through partnership with few NGOs, they have fulfilled talent gaps and promoted opportunities for flexible/ project based assignments.

Namrata Bajaj, Associate Partner, Saakam

Namrata has done her schooling from Modern School, Barakhamba Road and post graduation in Finance from Symbiosis, Pune. With over 11 years of experience working in industries like Education, Banking, Insurance and organizations like Citibank and Max Life Insurance, Namrata brings a rich experience in areas such as human resources, customer services and people management. She has extensive experience in talent search and recruitment consulting. Namrata is an avid traveller and is passionate about fashion.