ANDY DOWNING, President
Mr. Downing is a strategist, analyst and visionary and is ultimately responsible for GlobeMed’s business performance and ethics. He makes his moves very carefully, always with a view of their long-term effect on the Company. He is goal driven, loves to win and does so with humility. “The incredible reputation and growth achieved by GlobeMed can be traced to the passion, dedication and ethics exhibited everyday by our Nurses and Team.”
PAUL NIMITZ, Vice President of Operations, US Eastern Division
Mr. Nimitz is responsible for forging a foundation understanding and trust with each of our hospital Clients. All activities are focused on creating long-term solutions that provide a competitive edge for the Client and the ability to meet patient care objectives. He has thirty years of business development experience with a history of creating workable solutions to complex industry problems, such as what the healthcare industry is experiencing today.
TIM STENE, Vice President of Operations, US Western Division
Mr. Stene is an energetic, award winning business executive with a successful track record of managing solution oriented business partnerships with healthcare organizations. He is a multitasked visionary with over 18 years of the sales and operational expertise in the medical staffing industry. His vast experience in the international recruiting arena and contributions to the executive team helps ensure GlobeMed as an elite provider of quality international nurses in the United States.
JOHN FAGNANI, Vice President of Operations, US Western Division
Mr. Fagnani has 19 years experience in healthcare recruiting developed in national, regional and startup organizations. This experience encompasses branch management, franchise and corporate development and senior sales and operation management resulting in significant revenue growth in every organization he has worked. During the past five years, John specialized in the delivery of international nursing and allied healthcare professionals to healthcare systems, clinics, and nursing home/long term care facilities.
RAM KUMAAR, Vice President Operations, India
Mr. Kumaar has been responsible for all Indian Operations since inception. He has gained a national reputation for building a top level organization based on honesty and integrity. His firm beliefs that Indian Nurses should be in charge of their own destiny is evident by his approach to supporting the Nurses. Often called a “workaholic”, Mr. Kumaar travels the country seven days a week to help conduct seminars, talk with Nurses’ families, meet with training partners, and the millions of other activities needed to be successful.
CHRISTINE BREIDENBAUGH, Vice President of Nursing, US Operations
Ms. Breidenbaugh is a BSN RN with over twenty years of hands on patient care experience. She approaches her duties with GlobeMed just like she did with patient care as a Nurse, with a caring, nurturing attitude coupled with a sharp eye for details. She is respected and adored by Nurses throughout India as she is responsible for personally interviewing every Nurse prior to presenting the Nurse to a U.S. hospital. Our hospital Clients respect her judgment and rely on her expertise to match Indian Nurses with their job requirements.
MANJEET GARCHA, Vice President of Operations, UK
Ms. Garcha is an RN with over twenty years of nursing and nurse staffing experience in the National Health System in the UK. She has a reputation for being a reliable “go to person”, whether it’s caring for patients or recruiting high quality nurses.
TINA L. RIDGEWAY,CPA, Vice President of Finance and Human Resources
Ms. Ridgeway brings a strong background of internal controls and strategic problem solving to GlobeMed through her experience in public accounting and financial leadership roles in the staffing, healthcare and global training industries. Tina’s commitment to quality processes in both human resources and financial management provide for delivery of exceptional quality services to our clients and staff.
SURESH KOTHAPALLI, Vice President Strategic Direction
Mr. Kothapalli was responsible for the selections of the initial Indian Team and molding our approach to recruiting Nurses throughout India. He is adept at merging Indian culture with US business customs resulting in a highly synergistic Team. Mr. Kothapalli, who is based in the Los Angeles office, has also successfully created and provided leadership for various IT and BPO companies in the United States and India.
SATYA PRASAD, Vice President of Legal and Finance, India Operations
Mr. Prasad is responsible for providing legal, accounting and financial assistance to the India Operations. He has extensive experience in leading Indian companies and is well connected with the legal and financial communities throughout India. Mr. Prasad is based in the Hyderabad office.