Our Team

Mariam  was graduated from Tbilisi State Medical University with honor and was granted full government scholarship for further studies. Upon completing her 3 year residency program she continued her studies at Tbilisi State Medical University to pursue her Master Degree in Healthcare Management and Economics. In parallel to her post graduate studies, Mariam worked as a night shift nurse and later as a doctor at an Emergency Care Unit of Tbilisi Central Hospital.

From 2003,  Mariam  works as a Regional Coordinator for EU supported project “Primary Health Care Financing Reform in Georgia”, where she has been supervising health care reform  in the Country.  After Health Care Reform Project, Mariam continues work at various EU and USA Embassy funded projects: “Palliative Care’, Poverty Reduction”, US Embassy programs on “Sustainment and Stability Operations program”, “Bioweapon’s Threat Reduction Program”.

From 2008, Mariam came to Fertility sphere  with her own history of infertility struggle. She suffered from endometriosis for a long time. She underwent 11 unsuccessful IVF attempts, and 4 surgeries, then one successful but ectopic pregnancy. The medical conditions lead her to turn to surrogacy. With the help of 2 wonderful surrogate mothers, she and her husband have a beautiful daughter and twin boys, born in 2011.

Mariam is principle author of the books  “Surrogate Motherhood: The World Practice and Georgian Reality”, “Aging and Healthy Lifestyle” and  Co Author of Surrogacy and Fertility book which was published by Cambridge University in 2016. She also writes articles and Blogs for various Georgian newspapers.

Mariam strongly believes, that every business has corporate Social responsibility, thus she funds In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) programs for certain number of Georgian infertile couples on a  monthly bases. Moreover, she is a founder of charity organization New Life Fund assisting school children from vulnerable families via providing the monthly stipend for their studies and arranging study corners at home.

Mariam is extremely passionate about people who are dealing with infertility, as she has personally experienced the headache and disappointment associated with it. Mariam brings her remarkable clinical and personal experience to the New Life Global Network and leads the clinics with great commitment to its vision and goals.

Our Team

Our team at New Life India is a brilliant assemblage of talents drawn from different medical domains and they all function with responsibility, knowledge, expertise, commitment and dedication. We have experienced research scientists, doctors, pathologists, laboratory assistants, nurses, legal experts and administrative staffs who are extremely focused and successful in their operational fields. Our team is capable in handling critical issues and maneuvers smoothly all situations including emergencies where the life of the baby and surrogate mothers are at stake. We emerge victorious in every situation as we are thorough and confident in our services. Our staffs are in constant touch with the egg donors and surrogate mothers. Our internal as well as global coordination is excellent. We continuously strive to update our knowledge and sharpen our skills.

Sonia Arora

Sonia Arora

Director

Sonia is coordinating every surrogate mother that we engage in our programs. So you will always be well informed of the progress of your program and each detail that might be of any slight importance to you, even and especially when you are far away from India.

Gopal Kedia

Gopal Kedia

Finances/Legality Gopal Kedia, FCA G. K. Kedia & Co. ISO 9001:2008 Certified, M.N. 054629, Member of NIRC of ICAI

Mr G K Kedia has 21 years of post qualification experience in the hardcore profession of accountancy. He has in his credit experience in the field of Taxation, Audit, Accounting, Company Law Matters, Financial Services, VAT & Sales Tax, Fema, Foreign Taxation, Transfer Pricing, STPI, Foreign Collaborations etc. He has been elected as member of North India Regional Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India for the year 2010-2013.

Dr Deeksha Tyagi

Dr Deeksha Tyagi

IVF Expert

Dr. Deeksha Tyagi has done her Doctorate of Medicine (Physician) from Piragave Medical Institute, Odessa Ukraine, one of the renowned universities in Europe.
She has worked with leading hospitals in Delhi. She has also done her post graduate diploma in Sonography (OBG & Gen Abdomen).

Andres Saluments

Andres Saluments

Visiting Embryologist

Scientist at the Department of Biochemistry, Division of Chemistry, Uppsala University, Sweden 1995 - 1999 Head of the IVF laboratory, at the Nõmme Women's Hospital,Tallinn, Estonia.

1999 - 2003 Scientist at the Infertility Clinic of Family Federation of Finland, Helsinki, Finland

Gargi Avasthy

Gargi Avasthy

Job Position

Gargi has been into healthcare industry for past 3 years. In NewLife Gargi is following SM patients, and in clinic web she will work as coordinator. Before NewLife she has spent time with telecom major for 3 years in backend process. In her early endeavor, she has been working as coordinator for Fertility Research Centre. Was responsible for replying customer's emails on priority basis, managing records of patients visiting on regular basis, preparing records in Microsoft office excel. In addition to this, Gargi has been involved in preparing discharge summary, medical certificates, maintaining data of surrogates and donors.

Radhika Thapar Bahl

Radhika Thapar Bahl

Legal Advisor

Radhika Thapar Bahl , a post -graduate in Law (LL.M , LL.B) from Panjab University (Chandigarh) , India has been practicing law from the last Ten (10) Years . Radhika while pursuing her studies have authored several books on law and wrote several articles in National Daily Newspaper on law. Radhika was interviewed by the National Daily- Tribune in the Year 2005 for her achievements in the field of Law.

Ia Alugishvili

Ia Alugishvili

Intended Parent/Pregnant Surrogate Follow Up Manager

We are perfectly aware that intended parents are eager to be constantly informed about their pregnant surrogate mother, especially, when they are on long distance from them. We have thought about making your journey to parenthood less stressful: all successful intended parents, who are having pregnant surrogate mother in New Life Thailand, are welcome to contact Ia.

Shipra Kushwah

Shipra Kushwah

Coordinator

Shipra Kushwah, a Master in Business Administration and Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology, India, has been into business development and coordination activity into health and education industry.