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Board of Directors ::
Shri Sudhir Mehta – Chairman Emeritus ::
Born in the year 1954, Shri Sudhir Mehta, is the driving force behind the strong presence of ‘Torrent’ in Pharmaceuticals and Power sectors. Shri Mehta was instrumental in the diversification of the Torrent Group into the power sector. The foray into Power was marked by the acquisition of the ailing Mahendra Cables, now known as Torrent Cables Limited in late 80’s. This was followed by acquisition of The Ahmedabad Electricity Company and The Surat Electricity Company in the early 90’s; now part of Torrent Power Limited. Shri Mehta took over as the Chairman of the Torrent Group in 1998, after the demise of his father, late Shri U. N. Mehta. Under the able leadership of Shri Sudhir Mehta, Torrent Group grew from its humble roots into a leading business Group.
3252 MW. It distributes power to nearly 23 lacs customers in Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar, Surat and Dahej SEZ area in Gujarat as a “distribution licensee” and to nearly 6 lacs customers in the cities of Agra and Bhiwandi as a “distribution franchisee”. It has also set up power transmission infrastructure in Gujarat.
His other directorships include Torrent Power Ltd., Torrent Private Ltd., Tornascent Care Institute and UNM Foundation
Shri Samir Mehta – Executive Chairman ::
Born in the year 1963, Shri Samir Mehta holds a Masters Degree in Business Management and has been associated with the Company since 1986. Under his leadership, the Company has grown into becoming one of the most respected pharmaceutical companies in India. Under his able guidance, the Company consolidated its position in the domestic market, built leadership positions in several brands and has established a strong & growing profitable operation. The Company has also successfully established itself in the international markets such as Brazil, Germany and U.S.A. and today, the international business accounts for about 60% of the total revenue of the Company. He has been instrumental in identifying emerging opportunities – be it forays into new therapies or geographies or striking alliances with global leaders in the industry or creating resources to match the exacting demands of the markets. Apart from setting up an orderly and a system oriented organisation, development of prudent financial management policies and balanced human resource policies have been a hallmark of his leadership.
Born in the year 1946, Shri Markand Bhatt a Post Graduate of IIM, Ahmedabad, is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Torrent Group. He has more than 46 years of professional managerial experience in multi disciplinary areas dominated by more than two decades of principal involvement in power sector projects. He has been a member of Board of the Company since 2000.
Shri Haigreve Khaitan is a Corporate and Commercial lawyer and a Senior Partner of Khaitan & Co. Shri Khaitan heads Khaitan & Co.’s Mergers & Acquisitions (M
Shri Khaitan is on the board of directors of various other Indian companies including Ceat Ltd., Inox Leisure Ltd., Harrisons Malayalam Ltd., AVTEC Ltd., Ambuja Cements Ltd., Vinar Systems Pvt. Ltd., Birla Sun Life Insurance Company Ltd., Mahindra Holdings Ltd., Egyptian Indian Polyester Company S.A.E. Egypt, JSW Steel Ltd and IGE (India) Pvt Ltd.
Born in the year 1949 Shri Pradeep Bhargava holds B. Sc. (Honours) degree from Rajasthan University, Jaipur, B.E. (Electronics and Communications) degree from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He completed his MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad in the year 1971. He has been associated with Cummins group since 2000 and was Managing Director of Cummins Generator Technologies India Ltd. from 2003 to 2012. Prior to joining Cummins, he was Managing Director of GE Lighting India for 3 years. He had worked with Kalyani Group (Bharat Forge) for 15 years from 1982-1997. After graduating from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, first ten years of Shri Pradeep were with State Sectors i.e. Atomic Energy Commission, Electronics Commission and finally at Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. He has been actively participating in Industry Forums, Education Institutions as well as various platforms of Civic Society.
Dr. Chaitanya Dutt – Director (Research & Development) ::