Mohammed Farhaad Yenepoya is the Pro-Chancellor of Yenepoya (Deemed to be University) and the Finance Director of the Yenepoya Group. Born on 14th of December 1977, he has completed his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology, MBA in Entrepreneurial Studies, Bentley University, Masachusetts and Social Entrepreneurship from INSEAD. He joined the Board of Directors of the Company in the year 2005. The group has diversified interests and has a strong presence in Education, Healthcare, Hospitality, Wood, and Allied industries. He also looks into the expansion and diversification of the group as the Finance and Research Head. He works closely with the Yenepoya (deemed to be University) and takes special interest in improving the quality of learning and health care in the Yenepoya Medical College Hospital and other Group Institutions. He has been involved with the establishment of many new Centres and Institutions like the Advanced Comprehensive Training and Simulation Centre, which is one of the largest and most advanced simulation centre in the country, a state of the art Research Centre being the first such facility in the country having the equipments for genomic and proteomic research, the first Robotic surgery unit of coastal Karnataka at the Yenepoya Medical College Hospital, the completely mechanized Food and Laundry unit and the group’s foray into the field of alternative medicine by the setting up of the Ayurveda & Homeopathic medical colleges and Naturopathy and Yogic science college. He also takes keen interest in the charitable and philanthropic activities of the Yenepoya Foundation which provides educational scholarship and free healthcare to people from the economically weaker sections of the society.