RANGA - IYER
chairman of Cybernoid Healthcare Pvt Ltd
chairman of the Advisory Board of Duraent Biologicals
Ranga is an Advisor / Consultant to various Companies in the Pharma Industry in the areas of Mergers, Acquisitions, Collaborations, Business Strategy and Business Development and has closed four acquisition deals in Pharma till now :
Ranga is also an Independent Director on the Boards of Sanofi India Ltd and Atul Biosciences Ltd, Chairman of Cybernoid Healthcare Pvt Ltd and Chairman of the Advisory Board of Duraent Biologicals
Prior to this, he was the Managing Director of Wyeth Limited subsidiary of Wyeth USA for 10 years till end Oct 09.He joined Cyanamid in 1980 became the CFO and Finance Director of Cyanamid India Ltd in 1986, transitioned to Wyeth in 1998 and rose to become its Managing Director in the year 2000.
Academically, Ranga holds a Post Graduate degree in Commerce and MBA in Finance from Bombay University. Has also attended Executive Programs in ISB ( Hyderabad ) and Harvard ( USA )
Ranga has also been :
President of Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) from 2007 to 2009 and Vice President for 4 years earlier. During the span of these 6 years He has worked on behalf of the Pharma Industry with the Govt. of India on matters relating to Drug Pricing Policy, Intellectual Property Rights regulations and Regulatory Policy.
-President of American Chamber of Commerce, Mumbai Chapter.
-Managing Committee Member of Bombay Chamber of Commerce for 4 years and of Indian Merchants Chamber for one year.
In recognition of his contribution to the industry, he was adjudged as the 33rd most influential person in the Global Pharmaceutical Industry by World Pharmaceutical Frontiers in 2009, a leading UK Pharma magazine.