Board of Directors

Vinita D. Gupta - Director


Ms. Gupta has served as a Board member since April 2017.  Since September 2012, Ms. Gupta has served as the chief executive officer of Lupin Limited (“Lupin”).  Lupin, headquartered in Mumbai, India, is an innovation led global pharmaceutical company developing and delivering a wide range of branded and generic formulations, biotechnology products and APIs.  Ms. Gupta has served as a director of Lupin since 2001 and serves on its Risk Management Committee.  In addition, Ms. Gupta has served as the chief executive officer and chairperson of its U.S. subsidiary Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the U.S. wholly owned subsidiary of Lupin, since 2003 and as director on the Board of Lupin’s Japanese subsidiary Kyowa Pharmaceuticals since 2007.  Ms. Gupta has held various positions at Lupin since joining the company in 1993. 

Ms. Gupta was named 2015 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year and won the 2016 Forbes India Leadership Awards — Entrepreneur of the Year.  Ms. Gupta is regularly named in Forbes Asia Top 50 Power Business women listings for Asia Pacific.  Ms. Gupta graduated from the University of Mumbai with a degree in pharmacy and received her MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

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