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Brief profiles of our Directors

Janak Shah, Chairman and Managing Director Janak Shah is the Chairman and Managing Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from the Gujarat University. He has over 25 years of experience in in the pharmaceutical industry. He is currently responsible for the strategic growth initiatives which include diversification of the ongoing business and exploring new technologies to be used in the manufacturing process. He has been a Director on our board since incorporation.


Maya Shah, Whole-time Director Maya Shah is a Whole-time Director of our Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in pharmacy from the Gujarat University. She has over 25 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry. She oversees technical and quality control areas. She has been a Director on our board since incorporation.





Ankur Shah, Whole-time Director Ankur Shah is a Whole-time Director of our Company. He has completed bachelor’s in pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Mumbai and Ph.D. in pharmacy from the University of Iowa. He has experience in the field of product development and scientific research. Prior to joining our Company, he worked with Nektar Therapeutics as an associate scientist. He is currently responsible for business development and strategy with focus on current and new business opportunities in our Company. He has been a Director on our Board since July 4, 2008.


Vishal Shah, Whole-time Director Vishal Shah is a Whole-time Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Mumbai, a master’s degree in biomedical engineering from the Southwestern Medical School, University of Texas at Arlington and a master’s degree in business administration from the Southern Methodist University, Texas. He has experience in the field of quality management, process engineering and project management. Prior to joining our Company, he worked with Avail Medical Products, Terumo Cardiovascular Systems and Flextronics Inc. He is currently responsible for manufacturing process and has been on a Director on our Board since May 11, 2018.


Sunil Chawla, a Nominee Director Sunil Chawla is a Nominee Director of our Company and has been nominated by NYLIM JB pursuant to a share subscription and shareholder’s agreement dated June 16, 2008 entered into with our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Delhi and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1992. He has experience in private equity, mergers and acquisitions and corporate advisory, corporate finance, investment advisory and management, project finance, assurance, taxation and accounting. He is currently working with Jacob Ballas India Capital Private Limited as a Partner. Prior to that, he worked with Sahni Natarajan & Bahl, Chartered Accountants, as a consultant, International Development Research Centre, Canada, as regional finance and administration manager at the South Asia regional office and Tata Finance Limited as senior manager – corporate finance. He has been a Director on our Board since June 8, 2018.


Sri Krishna Akkipeddi, an Independent Director Sri Krishna Akkipeddi is an Independent Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science from the University of Delhi and a master’s degree in science from Agra University. He has experience in the field of public and governmental affairs. Prior to joining our Company, he has worked with companies such as Tata Projects Limited as assistant general manager (commercial), Pfizer Limited as director – public affairs, Johnson and Johnson Limited as Director – government affairs, MSD Pharmaceuticals Private Limited as director – external affairs and Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited as the global head – corporate affairs and corporate communications. He currently holds the position of Director – India, scientific and governmental affairs in L’Oréal India Private Limited. He has been a Director on our Board since April 26, 2016.



Nagesh Pinge, an Independent Director Nagesh Pinge is an Independent Director of our Company. He has completed bachelor’s in commerce as well as law from the University of Mumbai. He has passed the examination held by the Institute of Chartered Accountants India. He has experience in the field of internal audit. Prior to joining our Company, he has worked with ICICI Bank Limited as senior general manager, Reliance Retail Limited as president-chief executive of internal audit and compliance, JSW Energy Limited as president of internal audit and Tata Motors Limited as vice president of internal audit. He has been awarded by the committee for members in industry for his exceptional performance and achievements as “CA. CFO in the Engineering and Capital Goods Sector” category, at the ICAI awards 2014 and been conferred with the award for “Outstanding Contribution in the Field of Internal Auditing” by the Asian Confederation of Institutes of Internal Auditors in 2017. He has been a Director on our board since July 24, 2018.



Nipun Mehta, an Independent Director Nipun Mehta is an Independent Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Mumbai. He is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants India. He has experience in the field of equity markets, private banking and wealth management. Prior to joining our Company, he worked with the IL&FS Investsmart Limited as vice president and Société Générale Wealth Management Solutions Private Limited as chief executive officer and executive director. He was on the “G P Gupta Committee on Market Making”, committee for framing guidelines for “Buy Back of Shares” and group on “Risk Management Systems for the Equity Market” set up by the SEBI. He has been awarded the “Outstanding Young Private Banker” award by Private Banker International in 2009. He has been a Director on our board since July 24, 2018.



Ved Jain, an Independent Director Ved Jain is an Independent Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degrees in science from the University of Punjab and has completed bachelor’s in arts from the University of Punjab. He also has a bachelor’s in law from the University of Delhi. He has experience in the field of advisory, finance and tax planning. He is a certified chartered accountant and a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is also an advocate registered with the bar council of Delhi and is a life member of the Indian Council of Arbitration. Previously, he has served as the President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, board of the International Federation of Accountants, Chairman of the National Council on Direct Taxes of ASSOCHAM and as the member of the board of governors of Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India. He has been a Director on our board since July 24, 2018.



MANAGEMENT

Hemendra Shah, Chief Financial Officer Hemendra Shah is the Chief Financial Officer of our Company and is responsible for finance, accounting and legal matters in our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Mumbai. He is a qualified chartered accountant certified by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has experience in corporate governance and fiscal discipline. Prior to joining our Company, he was a practising chartered accountant and the proprietor of H.R. Shah & Associates. He has been the CFO of our Company since April 1, 2007.



Vaibhavi Shah, Director - Research & Development (non-Board) Vaibhavi Shah is the director - Research & Development (non-Board) of our Company and is responsible for research development and project management in our Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in pharmaceutical sciences from University of Mumbai, two master’s degrees in science from the University of Iowa. She has experience in the field of research and development. Prior to joining our Company, she worked with Epitomics Inc. and Genetech Inc. as a research associate. She joined our Company on February 18, 2008.



Rajat Shah, Director - Information Technology (non-Board) Rajat Shah is the director - Information Technology (non-Board) of our Company and is responsible for information technology management in our Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in technology from SNDT Women’s University and a master’s degree in computer science and engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington and a master’s degree in business administration from the Southern Methodist University, Texas. She has experience in the field of information technology. She is the co-founder of Inknowledge Development Private Limited. She was received the “Pharma IT Award” at the Pharma Innovation and Technology Summit, 2017 and an award from the SNDT Women’s University in 2015 for distinguished accomplishments. She joined our Company on August 3, 2012.



Rupa Desai, Company Secretary and Compliance Officer Rupa Desai is the Company Secretary and Compliance Officer of our Company and is responsible for legal and secretarial compliance in our Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce and in law from the University of Mumbai. She is a qualified Company Secretary and an associate of the Institute of Company Secretaries in India. She has experience in secretarial and legal functions. Prior to joining our Company, she worked with G.P. Electronics Limited





ADDITIONAL MANAGEMENT TEAM

Nayan Joshi, Director Nayan Joshi, Director, is a Science Graduate with over 25 years of experience in chemical and instruments, microbiology, capsules, tablets and liquids. He is a key member having been associated with the Company since inception. He has been instrumental in building our capabilities in Supply Chain. He currently heads the Technical Services.



Naresh Shah, Chief Operating Officer Naresh Shah, Chief Operating Officer is a Science Graduate with over 32 years of experience with pharmaceutical companies like Glaxo, Cadila, Unichem, Ranbaxy and Zydus Cadila, having held senior positions.




   
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