Samir Mehta

President, IPA and Chairman Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Mr Samir Mehta is the Chairman of the Ahmedabad-based multinational conglomerate Torrent Group. An experienced strategic leader, he has helped Torrent Pharma drive several strategic transformations including forays into new therapies and geographies, large investments in product development infrastructure and capabilities, and building state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities and acquisitions.

His operational excellence and efficiency have helped Torrent Pharma become one of India’s fast-growing and trusted pharmaceutical companies. His emphasis on professional organisational design, precise execution and operational efficiencies has built a strong and globally competitive generic business platform in Torrent Pharma.

With a lifelong commitment to improving human health, Mr Mehta has constantly strived for the social empowerment and upliftment of the underprivileged class. He has been instrumental in bringing a culture of change within Torrent Pharma and helped establish an employee-centric workplace promoting equality and fairness at all levels.

A passionate leader, Mr Mehta is committed to global health priorities and increasing accessibility for patients across the globe

Torrent Pharma today has a strong presence in various therapeutic segments with world-class operational manufacturing plants and a state-of-the-art research centre. Torrent Pharma’s global operations are spread across 40 countries.