Indians featured in the Medicine Maker Power List 2020
G V Prasad and Kiran Mazumdar Shaw made it into the Medicine Maker Power List 2020 which celebrates 60 great minds.
About the List
The Power List is published under the Medicine Maker of Texere Publishing Ltd, the life science publisher. The 2020 Power List celebrates 60 great minds from around the world for their contributions to 3 fields:
- Small molecules
- Advanced medicines
G V Prasad
G V Prasad is an Indian business executive- the chairperson and the MD of the multinational pharmaceutical company based in India, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratory. He is noted for leading the firm’s sustainability initiatives such as adoption of green processes and technologies. He was featured under the ‘small molecules’ category.
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is executive chairperson of Bengaluru based biopharmaceutical company, Biocon. She was listed under the biopharmaceuticals category. She has been on the list for 6 consecutive years since 2015. She is noted for her contribution to the pharmaceuticals sector as an entrepreneur and innovative business leader.