Vice Chairperson of Piramal Life Sciences and Director of Piramal Healthcare, Dr Swati Piramal has a first to her credit. She became the first woman to be elected in the 87 years history of the Industry body, ASSOCHAM, as chairperson. She is beautiful and her friends call her dynamic…
Nicholas Piramal, a leading pharmaceutical player in India grew under her. Thanks to Dr. Swati Piramal, the annual revenue of the company increased from less than $4 million in the late 1980's to over $250 million today.
A medical doctor from the University of Bombay, she went on to pursue a master's degree from the Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA. Dr. Piramal has received the Chevalier de l’Ordre National du Merite (Knight of the Order of Merit) in 2006, from the French President Mr. Jacques Chirac and the Lakshmipat Singhania-IIM, Lucknow National Leadership Award, in the category of Young Leader in the field of Science and Technology for r006 from the Prime Minister of India.