Leading medical apparel company continues to build strong leadership team with the appointment of new Chief Operating Officer
CHATSWORTH, CA (June 28, 2022) – Careismatic Brands, the world’s largest manufacturer of medical apparel, announced today the appointment of Sidharth Lakhani to Chief Operating Officer (COO). The appointment of Lakhani marks another step forward for Careismatic Brands, as the company continues to evolve its business through building an industry-leading executive team, including the recent appointment of new CEO Girisha Chandraraj.
Lakhani brings a wealth of operating experience to his new role as COO. Prior to joining Careismatic Brands, Lakhani served as Chief Executive Officer of Healing Hands Scrubs for more than a decade, providing critical resources across all areas of the business, developing key customer relationships and fostering talent across the organization. Before joining Healing Hands, Lakhani worked across a number of industries including food service, technology, finance and real estate, in roles at Madison Realty Corporation and Krazy Kat Sportswear, among others.
“Sid’s focus on diversity and empathy helped him grow Healing Hands into a leading medical wear brand, and I am excited for him to integrate this approach into our operations,” Chandraraj said.
Lakhani is recognized as a strategic leader whose leadership style centers on culture, diversity and empathy, and his appointment will help Careismatic Brands progress to its next evolution of growth.
“I look forward to the opportunity to lead Careismatic Brands’ business operations and to build on the strong momentum the company has shown,” said Lakhani.
About Careismatic Brands
Careismatic Brands, Inc. (formerly Strategic Partners, Inc.) is the global leader in medical apparel with a distribution footprint in more than 70 countries, and a deep portfolio of top-selling medical apparel, footwear and accessories brands including Cherokee Uniforms, Dickies Medical, heartsoul, Infinity by Cherokee, ScrubStar, Tooniforms, Healing Hands, and Anywear. Careismatic Brands’ portfolio of deeply trusted brands delivers best-in-class products and unparalleled service to distribution partners and consumers.
In addition to being the market share leader in medical apparel, Careismatic Brands is a manufacturer and distributor of school uniforms by Classroom, adaptive clothing by Silverts, medical instruments and accessories. The company takes great care to understand and provide products that champion the people wearing uniforms who serve and care for others. For more information on Careismatic Brands, visit http://www.careismatic.com and follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
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