02 March 2023 | News
Upasana is a third-generation entrepreneur and philanthropist from the Apollo Hospitals family in India
Ahmedabad-based Zydus Lifesciences has announced the appointment of Upasana Kamineni Konidela as an Independent Director for the first term of five consecutive years.
Through meticulous analysis of Upasana’s skill set, knowledge and experience in Healthcare and Philanthropy, the Nomination and Remuneration Committee (NRC), recommended her appointment for the efficient functioning of the company with her expertise particularly in the areas of, Human Resources, Corporate Social Responsibility and Information Technology.
Currently, Upasana is making waves in the business world as one of the youngest and most dynamic independent directors in India of a publicly listed company. She strongly believes in building sustainable businesses deeply rooted in social welfare that create a long-term, profound impact.
Upasana is a third-generation entrepreneur and philanthropist from the Apollo Hospitals family in India. During her long stint in the healthcare sector, she successfully handled the responsibilities such as Founder of URLife, Vice Chairperson CSR, Apollo Hospitals Group and Managing Director of Family Health Plan Insurance TPA Limited and continues to play her significant role in these organisations. Besides, she is also a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) Hyderabad chapter and of CII, Telangana.