About Us > Management Team
- Chief Executive Officer & Director
Chirag Patel, took the first step of attempting to make a social impact by investing and then taking active part in the development of KOOH Sports. With over two decades of international experience in various industries he brings the strategic and execution capability to provide the foundation for scaling up a venture.
Chirag was Head of Strategy and M&A at Serco and was part of the executive team to transform the business to a global service provider. Prior to Serco he was with a UK technology focused consulting firm where he assisted telecom and internet companies in developing service and product propositions.
Chirag has an engineering background and has worked with UK based blue chips' like ABB and Plysu plc. Chirag is an MBA from the Warwick Business School, UK. He is a Chartered Member of The Indus Entrepreneurial (TiE) network and member of Rajasthan Angel Innovators Network.
John Gloster - Chief Quality Officer
John is an Australian sports physiotherapist of 24 years’ experience, working with both elite athletes and the general sporting population.
Has worked extensively with international cricket for the last 17 years, most notably as physiotherapist to the Indian cricket Team for 3.5 years as well as Surrey County Cricket in England (1998 2001) and Bangladesh National Team from 2001-2004.
John has been involved in nearly 55 international cricket tours/series as head physiotherapist.
Having completed his under graduate studies in Australia in 1992 he had many years of private practice experience both in Australia and the UK, including stints with the Australian Institute of Sport and other national and international sporting teams during that period. John has also lectured and tutored at university undergraduate level in orthopedics and sports related injuries and is currently widely sought as a consultant on many health, fitness and injury related issues. His intimacy with the cricketing world has allowed him to consult in a variety of areas ranging from stadium design to anti-doping policies and tournament logistics. John is often seen on numerous TV shows in India for expert comments on sporting, health, lifestyle and injury related issues both in the sporting as well as the general population.
Currently sits actively on 3 advisory boards for school and health related projects in Mumbai and across India. John is board advisor and technical director of KOOH Sports India