Power Trendsetter: Vinita Gupta
The eldest child of Lupin Limited’s founder and chairman Desh Bandhu Gupta, chief executive officer Vinita Gupta is a dynamic influencer, who has built a reputation for setting — and meeting — daunting targets.
On women leaders: ‘There has been a major change over the last 10 years, with the acceptance of more women in leadership positions in India…. This is a very positive change for women at a time when they are increasingly making their careers an important part of their work-life balance.’
Genesis of Lupin: Named after a flower which nourishes the land that it grows on, the company was founded by a BITS Pilani professor in 1968. Starting as a vitamin manufacturing company, it went on to develop drugs that would combat life-threatening diseases in the country.
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