Dr. Rony Zachariah, Doctorate in Philosophy (Ph. D) in Operational Research (Medicine) from University of Amsterdam, Holland, Diploma in Child Health/Pediatrics from University of Ireland, Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene from University of London, and MBBS from Nigeria and a Doctor by profession is a prominent personality and is the Chairman of Board of MSFH India (Trust). During his 26 years of extensive and wide spread professional journey he had worked in various medical and coordination capacities in Nigeria, Chad, Kenya, Somalia, Liberia, Malawi, Sri-Lanka, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Rwanda, Lebanon, and in Europe. He is currently the Director of Operations research and also strategic advisor on operations to the Director General in Brussels. He has also contributed as Consultant to European Association for Development and Health and has worked in various capacities as a consultant for the World Health Organization. He has authored over 150 Scientific Publications in scientific journals and written chapters of several books. He was awarded the UNION Scientific Prize in the year 2008 by International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease, Paris for promotion of operation research also, the top 10 cited scientific paper award from 2006- 2008 by Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical medicine and Hygiene of London, also had been awarded International Research Council Team award (IRPC, Asia Pacific region) for promotion of Operational research in developing countries. He is one of the pioneers involved with the development of Operational research in health as a science and is an inspiration and eminent personality. He had travelled almost half the globe and had stayed in many countries. He is associated with MSFH India (Trust) since April 2011 and has been very instrumental and an icon.