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Executive Team

Executive Director and Global Chief Financial Officer
Mr. V. S. Mani
Executive Director and Global Chief Financial OfficerMr. V. S. Mani

Mr. V. S. Mani is President and Global Chief Financial Officer of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. He is responsible for the company’s worldwide finance operations and secretarial function, including global accounting, financial reporting, tax and treasury functions. He has over 25 years of rich industry experience across treasury, taxation (direct, indirect & international), accounting, financial planning & analysis, secretarial, legal, audits (internal & statutory), risk management and investor relations.

Prior to joining Glenmark in 2017, he was the President Finance at the Bhartiya Group. He has also held the position of the Chief Financial Officer at Cipla and played a key role in acquisition of various companies in emerging and mature markets for the organization. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Chief Commercial Officer
Mr. Robert Crockart
Chief Commercial OfficerMr. Robert Crockart

Mr. Robert Crockart is the Chief Commercial Officer of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. He heads the company’s entire global commercial functions and drives our business growth.

He has over 26 years of experience across various industries including pharma, consumer health, retail, pharmaceutical wholesale and outsourcing. Prior to Glenmark, he served as the Divisional Vice President – Asia Pacific for Abbott and has previously held senior leadership roles at Alliance Boots, Novartis (Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Health) and Pfizer.

He is a graduate from the University of Orange Free State, South Africa. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree (Honors) in Human Movement Science and Languages and completed a Business Finance course at Harvard.

President, India Formulations & MEA (Middle East & Africa) Region
Mr. Sujesh Vasudevan
President, India Formulations & MEA (Middle East & Africa) RegionMr. Sujesh Vasudevan

Mr. Sujesh Vasudevan is Glenmark’s President, India Formulations and the Middle East & Africa (MEA) regions. He has overall responsibility of the company’s generics and branded pharmaceutical businesses across India, Middle East and Africa.  Prior to joining Glenmark in 2013, he served as Director of Sales & Marketing at Abbott India Limited. Mr. Vasudevan has completed the Advanced Management Program from Harvard Business School. He has also received a Master's degree in Management Studies from K J Somaiya Institute of Management Studies & Research and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from KM Kundnani College of Pharmacy, Mumbai.

President & Chief Quality Officer
Dr. Darshan Makhey
President & Chief Quality OfficerDr. Darshan Makhey

Dr. Darshan Makhey is President & Chief Quality Officer at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. In this role he has the critical responsibility of protecting and enhancing Glenmark’s reputation for high-quality and reliable products across a variety of disease states. Dr. Makhey has over 20 years of experience in the industry. He has served in a variety of strategic leadership and executive roles, with increasing responsibility across multiple organizations including quality and compliance. Prior to joining Glenmark in 2012, he was Head of Global Quality at Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. He received a PhD in Medicinal Chemistry from Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.

President & Global Chief Human Resources Officer
Mr. Jayaram Philkana
President & Global Chief Human Resources OfficerMr. Jayaram Philkana

Jayaram Philkana is the President and Global Chief Human Resources Officer at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. He is responsible for managing the organization’s diverse global talent, including talent acquisition, performance and rewards, leadership development, employee relations and all other aspects of human resources strategies. Prior to joining Glenmark, he was the Global Chief Human Resources Officer at UPL Ltd. Jayaram previously worked with Cargill for more than 18 years and has held a wide range of leadership roles in the U.S. and Asia Pacific. Earlier in his career, he worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers , Smithkline Beecham and British American Tobacco. He completed his Post Graduation in Human Resources and Industrial Relations from XLRI School of Business, Jamshedpur, India.

President & Global Head - Legal and Corporate Affairs
Mr. Kaizad Adi Hazari
President & Global Head - Legal and Corporate AffairsMr. Kaizad Adi Hazari

Mr. Kaizad Adi Hazari is the President & Global Head of Legal and Corporate Affairs at Glenmark Pharmaceuticals. In this role, he leads  the Corporate Affairs, Legal and Intellectual Property functions globally. Mr. Hazari has over twenty five years of rich experience across industries. Prior to joining Glenmark, he was with HDFC Limited as the Chief Executive Officer for their new businesses. He has also worked with GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd (GSK) as Executive Vice President (South Asia) handling Legal and Corporate Affairs functions. In his last assignment at GSK, he was the Vice President & Associate General Counsel - Emerging Markets including the Middle East, North Africa and CIS regions as well as countries such as Turkey, Russia, Kenya and Nigeria. Mr. Hazari has earlier worked in companies such as Hindalco and Asian Paints. He holds a Master’s degree in law from Mumbai University.

President & Head – Global Operations and Supply Chain
Mr. Sriram Venkatasubramanian
President & Head – Global Operations and Supply ChainMr. Sriram Venkatasubramanian

Mr. Sriram Venkatasubramanian heads Glenmark’s Global Operations and Supply Chain Management, that spans over 11 state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities across India, US, Argentina and Czech Republic. He has extensive experience of over 24 years in supply chain management and operations, and has driven business transformation programs, with leading multinational organizations in the health, food and beverage (dairy), consumer goods and IT sectors. Before joining Glenmark, he was Regional Manufacturing Director for AMESA (Africa, Middle East and South Asia) at Reckitt Benckiser (RB) and part of the Health Business Unit Leadership team for the Region. During this period, he also served on the Board of RB India, RB Healthcare India, RB Scholl India and Mead Johnson Nutrition India. Prior to RB, Sriram worked with Fonterra, Colgate Palmolive and Wipro across multiple locations in India, China, Sri Lanka and Singapore. He is a postgraduate in Human Resources from XLRI, Jamshedpur and has a B. Tech. in Computer Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Karnataka.