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SynPhNe a Singapore headquartered organization has developed the world’s first connected wearable solution that trains brain and muscle as ONE to treat medical conditions like Stroke, Cerebral Palsy and other neurology related disorders.

SynPhNe has its centres in several cities across various countries like Singapore, Bangkok in Thailand, Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Mumbai & Bangalore in India, Durban in South Africa, New Jersey & Boston in USA.

Several patients from countries such as Singapore, Hong Kong, Australia, Malaysia, Indonesia, Bangladesh, India, Saudi Arabia, South Africa, Germany, Switzerland and USA have benefitted from SynPhNe’s wearable solution.

This pioneering technology was developed after 10 years of rigorous research in Singapore. It has been clinically validated and is patented in 14 countries across the word.

Leadership Team

Management Team

Dr. Subhasis Banerji

Founder Inventor
Managing Director

Subhasis has over 20 years of experience in developing cutting-edge technology, 5 years of practicing therapy and 10 years in clinical research. His diverse background led him to invent and commercialize the world’s first fully wearable and connected brain plasticity training tool that trains Brain and Body as parts of ONE system. SynPhNe is the outcome of his PhD (Biomechatronics) study. He is involved in research in biomechanics, neuroplasticity, movement analysis, learning mechanisms and ageing. He has been a yoga and martial arts practitioner for the past 25 years.

Dr. John Heng

Founder Inventor
Director

John is currently a faculty at School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Division of Mechatronics and Design, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore since 1999. He received his Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from Glasgow Univsity (1990), Master and Ph.D. degrees from the Strathclyde Unversity (1991, 1995) respectively. His research interests include rehabilitation, actuated orthoses, multi level haptic interface, systems design, walking machines and autonomous vehicles. He is a committee member of the Singapore IMechE Branch and is Vice President of the Singapore Robotics Games Society.

Tarun Mathur

Director, Strategy & Alliances
Productization

Tarun is a senior and experienced business executive with in-depth experience and understanding of South Asia, ASEAN, China and Japan markets. He has run P&L responsibilities, Sales, Business Development, Joint Ventures and Strategic Alliances, New Product Development, Distribution, Delivery and Customer Service organizations.

Abhijeet Pandit

Director/CEO SynPhNe India Pvt Ltd.
Marketing & Franchise Development

Qualified as a Production Engineer and MBA, Abhijeet has more than 26 years of Marketing experience. This career spans Manufacturing, Sales and Marketing, Strategic Planning & Customer Relationship Management in acclaimed Indian and International Companies such as TATA Motors, Nissan Motor Company & Al-Futtaim Honda. He has helped develop markets from scratch in many countries including India, Sultanate of Oman, U.A.E, Switzerland and Japan. Having managed multi-million dollar businesses abroad, Abhijeet returned to India in 2013 as Group CEO of Autohangar India Private Limited managing retail operations of International brands namely Mercedes Benz, AMG, Honda, Lamborghini and Indian Motorcycles.

Clinician Advisors

Dr. Paolo Bonato

Chief Scientific Advisor
Director

Motion Analysis Laboratory, Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, USA

Dr. Effie Chew

Chief Clinician Advisor
Singapore, Consultant,

Rehabilitation Medicine, Division of Neurology, National University Hospital, Singapore

Sharon Gerken

Clinician Advisor
Founder

Dyslexiasouthafrica.com, Durban, South Africa

Clinical and Admin Team

Dr. Manasi Bane

SR. Neurotherapist

Manasi completed her Bachelors in Physiotherapy and Masters in Physiotherapy (Neurosciences) from Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, India, in the year 2006 and 2009 respectively. She has vast experience in Neuro Rehab, having worked in Nanavati Hospitalfrom 2009-2011. Subsequently she worked for two years as Sr. Physiotherapist with Qi Spine Clinic. She has been a Post Graduate teacher at Nanavati Hospital and Assistant Professor at Dr. DY Patil College of Physiotherapy. She has presented papers in National and International Conferences held by the Indian Association of Physiotherapists and World confederation of Physiotherapists (WCPT).
She is the Sr. Neurotherapist in SynPhNe India spearheading our first SynPhNe run centre in Mumbai and will also oversee the SynPhNe centres coming up in other parts of India.

Dr. Apoorva Ambolkar

JR. Neurotherapist

Apoorva completed her Bachelors degree in Physiotherapy in 2015 and Masters degree in Neurosciences from DES Brijlal Jindal College of Physiotherapy in 2018. She has an additional certification in sensory Integration, Motor Relearning program (MRP) and Myofascial release (MFR). In 2017, Dr. Apoorva presented a paper on comparison of effectiveness of audiovisual imagery technique and remote sensory noise technique on grasp and dexterity in stroke patients at annual conference of Indian Association of Physiotherapy.
Besides academics, she is interested in dancing and traveling.

Sonali Desai

Executive Assistant to CEO & DIRECTOR

Sonali is a graduate in Hotel & Tourism Management from Kohinoor College in Dadar, Mumbai University & has more than seven years experience as Front Office Executive, Administration, Travel & in HR. She has worked in some prominent organisations like Oberoi Hotels, Times of India, Batra Group and Liberty General Insurance. Sonali is the Executive Assistant to the CEO& Director and is responsible for the smooth operations of the SynPhNe India office.

Awards

  • ASEAN India Start-Up Challenge Award, 2018
  • SPRING Technology Commercialization Award, 2014
  • The Singapore-MIT Alliance (SMART) Innovation Grant Award, Singapore, 2012
  • International Conference on Robotics and Intelligent Sensing Best Paper Award, 2012
  • The National Research Foundation Grant Award, Singapore, 2010
  • The National Medical Research Council Grant Award, Singapore, 2008