Sunday, 05 April 2020

People News

  • Dr Renu Swarup gets one-year extension as DBT Secretary

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 02 Apr, 2020

    Dr Renu Swarup has been given one-year extension as the Secretary of the Department of Biotechnology, according to a Personnel Ministry order. The move assumes significance as the country ...Read more

  • Takeda appoints new country head for India

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 01 Apr, 2020

    Takeda India has announced the appointment of Koki Sato as the Country Head for the Company’s India business. In his current capacity, he will lead the company’s operations with...Read more

  • Lupin appoints Ramesh Swaminathan as CFO, Head Corporate Affairs

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 27 Mar, 2020

    Pharma Major Lupin Limited (Lupin) has announced the appointment of Ramesh Swaminathan as Chief Financial Officer and Head Corporate Affairs. Ramesh will also join the board as Ex...Read more

  • Bill Gates to focus more towards global health

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 16 Mar, 2020

    Microsoft Corp. has announced that Co-Founder and Technology Advisor Bill Gates stepped down from the company's Board of Directors to dedicate more time to his philanthropic prior...Read more

  • TLLLF Appoints Ananth Narayanan to its Board of Trustees

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 12 Mar, 2020

    The Live Love Laugh Foundation (TLLLF) has announced the appointment of Ananth Narayanan to its board of trustees. Narayanan is the Co-founder and CEO of Medlife, India’s largest e-he...Read more

  • Sridhar Venkatesh steps in as MD of GSK India

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 06 Mar, 2020

    Sridhar Venkatesh has been appointed as Managing Director & VP of GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Limited effective 1 April 2020. He succeeds Annaswamy Vaidheesh who will retire from t...Read more

  • Sharad Tyagi steps in as President of OPPI

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 05 Mar, 2020

    The Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI), which represents the research-based pharmaceutical companies, has appointed Sharad Tyagi as President for a period of three yea...Read more

  • Dr. Mukesh Batra felicitated for his outstanding service in the field of homeopathy

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Feb, 2020

    Dr. Mukesh Batra, Padma Shri recipient (Homeopathy) & Founder - Dr Batra's Group of Companies, was honoured for his outstanding service in the field of Homeopathy interna...Read more

  • FICCI appoints Dr GSK Velu for Tamil Nadu State Council

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 26 Feb, 2020

    FICCI (The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry) has appointed a serial healthcare entrepreneur, Dr. GSK Velu as the new Co-Chairperson of FICCI Tamil ...Read more

  • Jawed Zia steps out of Abbott India

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 21 Feb, 2020

    On June 1, 2018, Jawed Zia had joined Abbott as Vice President, Established Pharmaceuticals, India. In this role, Jawed was leading Abbott’s India pharmaceutical business, which offer...Read more

  • OPPI appoints new DG

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 17 Feb, 2020

    The Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI), which represents the research-based pharmaceutical companies, has appointed KG Ananthakrishnan (KG) as its new Director General...Read more

  • Doceree takes Varun Hasija on board

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Feb, 2020

    Doceree, a New Delhi based startup in healthcare which helps advertisers to bring personalisation, optimisation and measurability in their digital efforts have recently taken Varun Hasija o...Read more

  • Sahyadri Hospitals appoints Abrarali Dalal as Chief Operating Officer

    People |  News | 1 Comment | 13 Feb, 2020

    Sahyadri Hospitals, Maharashtra's largest chain of multi-specialty hospitals, has named Abrarali Dalal as its Chief Operating Officer (COO). Dalal is a healthcare and telecom industry vete...Read more

  • BioAsia 2020 announces Genome Valley Excellence Award

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 13 Feb, 2020

    BioAsia, Asia's largest annual global Biotechnology and Life Sciences forum organized by the Government of Telangana, has announced that the prestigious Genome Valley Excellence A...Read more

  • Dr Sandra Desa Souza receives Padma Shri

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 03 Feb, 2020

    Almost one percent of the country’s population—a whopping 18 million people—has hearing disability. As an ENT Head, Neck and Cochlear implant surgeon, Dr Sandra Desa Souza...Read more

  • Indian Academy of Diabetes honours Dr V Mohan and Dr R.M. Anjana

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 04 Feb, 2020

    Dr. V. Mohan, Chairman of Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre and President of Madras Diabetes Research Foundation And Dr. R. M. Anjana, Managing Director of Dr. Mohan’s Dia...Read more

  • ACG appoints Alexander Robertson as new CMO

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2020

    ACG Group, the world's only integrated offering end-to-end manufacturing solutions for the pharmaceutical industry has announced the appointment of Alexander Robertson as the new ...Read more

  • Hilleman Board announces leadership changes

    People |  News | 0 Comment | 28 Jan, 2020

    The Board of Directors of Hilleman Laboratories has announced that Dr Davinder Gill will leave his current role as CEO of Hilleman Laboratories on 31 January 2020, after more than eight yea...Read more