Board Members


Mr. Amit Bakshi

Chairman and Managing Director

Mr. Amit Bakshi has been on the Board of our Company since inception serving in capacity of Chairman and Managing Director. He brings extensive experience of Indian Pharmaceutical industry and handles Strategic Management role for the company across all functions of our business. He has previously worked with companies in the pharmaceutical sector in various capacities and has more than 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry.

Mr. Amit Bakshi has been recognized as an ‘Entrepreneur of the Year, 2013’ by Ernst & Young.


Mr. Himanshu Shah

Executive Director

Mr. Himanshu Shah has been on the Board of our Company since inception serving in capacity of Executive Director. He is responsible for supporting overall management in line with strategic direction of our company across multiple operations function. He has previously worked with companies in the pharmaceutical sector in various capacities and has more than 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry.


Mr. Inderjeet Singh Negi

Executive Director

Mr. Inderjeet Singh Negi has been on the Board of our Company since inception serving in capacity of Executive Director. He is responsible for supporting the overall management in line with strategic direction of our company across sales function. He has previously worked with companies in the pharmaceutical sector in various capacities and has more than 20 years experience in the pharmaceutical industry.


Ms. Vijaya Sampath

Independent Director

Ms. Vijaya Sampath, aged 64 years is an Independent Director of our Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Arts (English literature) from Madras University and a law degree from Mysore University. She is also a fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. She has also attended the Advanced Management Program of Harvard Business School, USA and a program on Managing Strategic Alliances conducted by the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA. She was appointed on the Board of our Company on February 3, 2017. Ms. Vijaya Sampath has previously worked with the Indian Aluminium Company. She was also associated with Bharti Airtel Limited for eight years. At the time of resigning from Bharti Airtel Limited, she held the designation of Group General Counsel and Company Secretary. At present, she holds the designation of a senior partner in corporate law practice of Lakshmikumaran and Sridharan, Attorneys, an Indian law firm. Currently, she is also an independent director on the boards of various listed and unlisted companies in the financial services, power, renewable energy and branded luggage sector. She has 35 years of experience in the legal profession as an in-house counsel and lawyer and has significant experience in corporate law, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and commercial contracts.


Dr. Kirit Nanubhai Shelat

Independent Director

Dr. Kirit Nanubhai Shelat, (IAS retired) aged 71 years is an Independent Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in arts (special) from the University of Gujarat and a Ph.D degree. He was appointed on the Board of our Company on February 3, 2017. Dr. Kirit Nanubhai Shelat has previously

Worked as the Commissioner of Rural Development, Industries Commissioner, Commissioner for Employment and Training and Commissioner for Disabled Persons. He was also the chairman of certain public undertakings including Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation and Land Development Corporation. He has 40 years of experience in public adminstration.


Mr. Shardul Suresh Shroff

Independent Director

Mr. Shardul Suresh Shroff, aged 61, is an Independent Director of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from University of Bombay and a L.L.B. degree from the University of Bombay. Mr. Shroff is the executive chairman of the Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co, an Indian law firm. He was appointed on the Board of our Company on February 3, 2017. As a corporate attorney with over 35 years of experience, Mr. Shroff has extensive experience in areas of infrastructure, projects and project finance, privatization and disinvestment, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, banking and finance, capital markets and commercial contracts. He has been a member of several committees appointed by the Government of India, including the J.J. Irani Committee (2006) on corporate governance. He has served on the board of directors of various companies, as an independent director, including Ashok Leyland Limited, Visa Power Limited and Hindustan Media Ventures Limited.