New Delhi: Drug major Lupin appointed Manju Deshbandhu Gupta as Chairman of the company with immediate effect.
The company’s board unanimously appointed Manju Deshbandhu Gupta as Chairman, the Mumbai- based drug maker said in a statement.
The non-executive role will be for a period of two years, it added.
The company’s founder and chairman Desh Bandhu Gupta had passed away in June this year. Gupta founded Lupin in 1968 and created a global pharmaceutical major with a presence in over 100 countries.
Manju Deshbandhu Gupta, wife of Desh Bandhu Gupta, has been a member of the board for over 40 years and is one of the co-founders and first investor of the company.