Leadership Team

Abdulla Kagalwalla

Managing Director

Abdulla Kagalwalla is the co-founder of Signature India Holdings, LLC. He has been with Signature Senior Living, LLC, USA since its inception in 2005 as their Chief Financial Officer (CFO) overlooking Accounting, Finance, Treasury, Banking, Compliance, Project Financing and Information Technology. Prior to Signature, Abdulla directed his services to the business growth of Assisted Living Concepts, Inc., a large national Assisted Living company. In this Role as the head of Financial Planning and Analysis, Abdulla oversaw the setup of the FP&A department, BPM setup and reporting, Banking and Treasury, Compliance and Controls, and Financial Operations Streamlining.

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Daniel Leaf

Executive Vice President, Operations

  • Licensed Operator in Several States in US
  • Oversaw 2000 units as Executive Director and Regional Director

Daniel is responsible for bringing best of the class international standard operating procedures and policies to India and ensuring that it is tailored to meet the Indian geographical and cultural diversities. Having operated and overseen more than 2000 units, Daniel brings his expertise in design and flow of to ensure its incorporation into the design and architecture of the community.

Dr. Sandra Peterson

VP Clinical

Dr. Sandra Petersen has been the Head of Geriatrics at Signature Senior Living, where she designs and oversees all care management activities, since 2005. Prior to that, she oversaw care management and clinical activities at Assisted Living Concepts, serving as the VP of Clinical Services from 1996 to 2005. Dr. Petersen is also an Associate Professor in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program at UT Tyler in Tyler, TX.

She has a Master’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas, a post-Master’s Geriatric Nurse Practitioner certificate from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, a post-Master’s Family Nurse Practitioner certificate from Northern Kentucky University, a post-Master’s Family Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from Northern Kentucky University, and a Doctorate in Nursing Practice from Rush University School of Nursing in Chicago.

Dr. Petersen has authored on various topics relating to Assisted Living, Memory Care, hospice, home care, psychiatric nursing, biofeedback, and nursing leadership. Her research interests include pain management, nursing education, robotic pet assistive therapy, and non-pharmacologic interventions in dementia care.


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    Veer Savarkar Marg,
    Opposite Siddhivinayak Mandir,
    Prabhadevi, Dadar (W),
    Mumbai - 400 025
    Maharashtra, INDIA
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