Narasimhulu ”Dr. Neel” Neelagaru, MDBusiness Advisor
Narasimhulu ”Dr. Neel” Neelagaru, MD is an eminent cardiologist, vice-chair of the Indian American International Chamber of Commerce, esteemed philanthropist, and 2008 Harvard Business School alumnus.
He is founder, chairman, and majority owner of Quantum National Bank of Georgia, which has been continually recognized as one of the most successful community banking institutions of its kind in the country.
Dr. Neelagaru has held chief of staff positions at both Neillsville Hospital in Wisconsin and BJC Medical Center in Commerce, Georgia (Jackson County), where he was voted “Best Physician’ at both while receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018 by the Jackson County Area of Chamber of Commerce for his philanthropic endeavors providing scholarships to area high school students there and free medical care for the disadvantaged.
In fact, Commerce Public Library‘s children’s section carries his family’s namesake for his personal endowments for its development.
Apart from Dr. Neel’s business and medical achievements, he’s also involved in agriculture and owns a 680-acre working farm in Jackson County.