Vice - Chairman, Lupin Limited
In a successful career spanning more than four decades, Dr. Sharma has held a range of senior management positions managing operations, corporate development and executive management within the pharmaceuticals and chemicals industries.
As the Managing Director of Lupin (from 2003 to Sep, 2013) he has been responsible for shaping and inking Lupin’s stupendous success; one of the architects of Lupin having achieved global market leadership status in key markets and businesses globally – transforming it into one of the largest and fastest growing specialty pharmaceutical companies globally.
Dr. Sharma was formally appointed as the Vice- Chairman of Lupin, effective September, 2013. Dr. Sharma also served as the President and Chief Executive of the life sciences and specialty group and member of the management board at RPG Enterprises Ltd, Mumbai.
Dr. Sharma is a chemical engineer from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur, with a post-graduate diploma in industrial management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, and a Ph.D. in economics from IIT, Mumbai. He also holds an advanced management degree from the Harvard Business School, Boston.