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Pfizer India at 5th Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Summit & Awards 2013

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Pfizer India at 5th Annual Pharmaceutical Leadership Summit & Awards 2013


Mr. R.A. Shah, Chairman
Mr. R.A. Shah is a leading Solicitor and a Senior Partner of M/s. Crawford Bayley & Co., a firm of Advocates & Solicitors. He specializes in a broad spectrum of corporate laws in general, with special focus on Foreign Investments, Joint Ventures, Technology and License Agreement, Intellectual Property Rights, Mergers and Acquisitions, Industrial Licensing, and Anti Trust Laws, Company Law and Taxation. He is the Chairman/Director of various public limited companies and Chairman/member of Audit Committees.

Mr. R.A. Shah was first appointed on the Board on November 9, 1965.
Mr. Aijaz Tobaccowalla , Managing Director
Mr. Aijaz Tobaccowalla is the Managing Director of Pfizer Limited and Wyeth Limited.

Fondly called as ‘Jazz’, he is an experienced global leader and has worked in the United States, Europe, and Asia supporting established and emerging markets. He has extensive pharmaceutical experience and is a strategist with global delivery capability. He has designed and delivered consistent results in a global marketplace including areas of Business Intelligence, Sales Force Automation, R&D systems, ERP, e-Business and Manufacturing Systems.

Jazz has held positions of increasing responsibility in Pfizer Inc., USA, the last being the position of Senior Vice President, Worldwide Biopharmaceutical and Commercial Business Technology.

He is a Science graduate with a major in Computer Science and a minor in Mathematics. He also holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration from the Stern School of Business, New York University.
Mr. Pradip P. Shah , Director
Mr. Pradip Shah holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School. He is also a Chartered Accountant and a Cost Accountant and ranked first in India in the Chartered Accountancy Examination.

Mr. Pradip Shah is the ex-Managing Director of CRISIL, India’s first and the largest credit rating agency. Prior to founding CRISIL, Mr. Pradip Shah assisted in founding the Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) in 1977. Mr. Shah has also served as a consultant to USAID, the World Bank and the Asian Development Bank. Mr. Shah is a Director on the Board of several reputed companies. He is also a member of various prestigious committees/commissions. Mr. Pradip Shah is presently the Chairman of Indasia Fund Advisors Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Pradip P. Shah was appointed to the Board on December 7, 1999.
Mr. Uday Khanna , Director
Mr. Uday Khanna is a Chartered Accountant. Mr. Khanna is the Chairman of Lafarge India Private Limited and also Chairman of Bata India Limited. Prior to this he was the Managing Director and CEO of Lafarge India till July 2011. Mr. Khanna joined the Lafarge Group in Paris on June 1, 2003 as Senior Vice President for Group Strategy, after a long experience of almost 30 years with Hindustan Lever Limited / Unilever in a variety of financial, commercial and general management roles both nationally and internationally. Mr. Khanna’s last position before joining Lafarge, was Senior Vice President Finance, Unilever - Asia, based in Singapore. Mr. Khanna has earlier been on the Board of Hindustan Lever Limited (Hindustan Unilever Limited) as Director - Exports. Mr. Khanna has also worked as Vice Chairman of Lever Brothers in Nigeria and General Auditor for Unilever-North America based in the USA. Mr. Khanna was the President of the Indo-French Chamber of Commerce & Industry in 2008 and 2009 and is currently President of the Bombay Chamber of Commerce & Industry and on the Managing Committee of the Associated Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

Mr. Khanna was appointed to the Board on May 21, 2012.
Mr. Vivek Dhariwal , Executive Director
Mr. Vivek Dhariwal holds a Bachelors Degree in Chemical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai and a Masters Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA. Mr. Dhariwal has substantial expertise and experience in manufacturing and supply chain management. Mr. Dhariwal has a wide range of Industrial experience in Pharmaceuticals, Agrochemicals, Specialty Chemicals and Bulk and Heavy Chemicals. Mr. Dhariwal was earlier the Director, Manufacturing at Baxter (India) Private Limited and was responsible for India and Philippine markets. Mr. Dhariwal has held senior positions in Baxter (India) Private Limited and ICI Plc, U.K. Mr. Dhariwal is also a Director of Wyeth Limited.

Mr. Dhariwal was appointed to the Board on May 21, 2012.
Mr. S. Sridhar , Executive Director
Mr. S. Sridhar is a Chartered Accountant by profession with over 20 years of experience in the finance field. Mr. Sridhar joined Pfizer in June 2008. He assumed additional responsibility of the Distribution function from May 2013. Before joining Pfizer, Mr. Sridhar was the Finance Director in India Hub of Diageo India Pvt. Ltd. Mr. Sridhar is also on the Board of Wyeth Limited and is a member of the Organization of Pharmaceutical Producers of India, Finance and Taxation Committee.

Mr. Sridhar was appointed to the Board on May 14, 2013.

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