Mr. Samir Mehta, 52, a post-graduate in business management, is the Vice Chairman of the USD 2.75 billion Torrent Group and Chairman of Torrent Pharma. Torrent Group has the strength of nearly 20,000 employees, of which 900 are based at international locations.
Torrent has established a strong presence in the cardiovascular, neuropsychiatry, diabetology, gastroenterology segments and has also ventured into new segments like pain management, dermatology, gynaecology, oncology and nephrology. Torrent's acquisitions have strengthened its position in the nutraceuticals, women healthcare and dermatology segments. It has strong presence through its subsidiaries in the US, Germany and Brazil.