Dr. Yasir Rawjee is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of our Company. He leads the overall operations of our Company and is responsible for the overall business strategy of our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in science from St. Xavier’s College, University of Bombay and a bachelor’s degree in science (technology) from University Department of Chemical Technology, University of Bombay. He also holds a PhD from Texas A&M University, U.S.A. He has over two decades of industry work experience and prior to joining our Company, he was the head of global API operations at Mylan Laboratories Limited. He was also the Senior Vice President at Matrix Laboratories Limited.
Mr. Sumantra Mitra is the Executive Director and Vice President – Human Resources of our Company and has been associated with our Company since October 11, 2018. He is responsible for talent acquisition, talent management, capability development, organizational development and industrial relations, besides other aspects of the human resources agendas for our Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in social work from Visva Bharati University and a master’s degree in social work from University of Pune. He holds a diploma in labour law and labour welfare from Symbiosis Society’s Law College, Pune. Prior to joining our Company he was the Vice President - Human Resources at Nilkamal Limited. He has also worked with Mahindra & Mahindra in the automotive sector and with Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited.
Mr. Mathew George heads Regulatory Affairs at Glenmark Life Sciences, where he oversees the regulatory compliance obligations that the organization needs to fulfil. This includes adhering to existing regulatory affairs requirements, keeping track of new & modified compliance status, periodic compliance testing and performing proactive assessments.
He has more than 26 years of rich experience in quality assurance and regulatory affairs. Mathew is responsible for all aspects of business continuity planning and disaster recovery, to safeguard the organization. He brings strong managerial and technical capabilities to Glenmark Life Sciences to ensure that all compliance needs, both domestic and international, are met. His expertise lies in planning, review and submission of new Drug Master Files (DMFs) / registration dossiers for filing with various regulatory agencies.
Prior to joining Glenmark, Mathew was the General Manager, Head of API Regulatory Affairs at Cadila Healthcare.
He joined the industry in 1995 with Shasun Chemicals & Drugs Ltd., where he was Head of Quality Assurance of the Pondicherry manufacturing facility and later handled the CQA and DQA functions. Mathew then moved to Marksans Pharma Ltd. as Head of QA & RA. He was also with Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited & Mylan Laboratories Ltd., where he handled the Regulatory Affairs function.
Mathew is a graduate in Chemistry from Loyola College, Chennai (April 1992) and holds a post-graduate degree in Inorganic Chemistry from I.I.T. Bombay (April 1994).