AMTZ, India
“Public Private Partnership - AMTZ Model”

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AMTZ is India's premier medical technology park, with common manufacturing & scientific facilities. Through its unique governance model, it has been able to stitch across government funding for facilities which are being operated by private companies, thereby making it viable for startups working on innovative products & research.

Purpose of the solution

AMTZ is India's premier medical technology park, with common manufacturing & scientific facilities. Through its unique governance model, it has been able to stitch across government funding for facilities which are being operated by private companies, thereby making it viable for startups working on innovative products & research.

Impact

As on 1st April 2022 No. of companies: 105 Total Turnover : $ USD 1.15 Billion (from a modest investment of $ USD 132 in Dec 2018) Collaborations : 540 Number of new patents: 45 Number of employees: 4562

What is innovative about it?

The unique model where manufacturers and innovators can utilize the innovation value chain support created by AMTZ in the complete product development, technology upgradation and market access. Innovators focus on innovation while AMTZ aids in regulatory affairs, policy making and making the products commercially viable.

Who are the main users?

The manufacturers, innovators, startups have been immensely benefited by being able to sustain their manufacturing profitably, with latest technology and scientific facilities at their disposal in one zone. The project has been able to provide healthcare services with accessibility and affordability to millions.

Who runs it?

Dr. Jitendra Sharma is the MD & Founder CEO of AMTZ which is Asia's first medical devices manufacturing park. An adjunct lecturer at University of Adelaide, Australia, a Distinguished Senior Fellow at Niti Aayog, Govt. of India. He also supports the WHO Headquarters in Geneva as an expert advisor.