Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director
Dr Reddy's Ltd
Satish Reddy is Vice-Chairman and Managing Director of Dr Reddy's Laboratories. He has played an instrumental role in the company's transition from a bulk drugs manufacturer to a global player in the branded space by spearheading its entry into emerging markets internationally. Active on the policy front, Reddy is the company's representative to the Indian Pharmaceutical Association (IPA). He has also been a long-time Member of the National Council of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). He is a firm advocate of responsible corporate citizenship and sustainable development and has provided valuable guidance and support to a number of initiatives in the areas of education, livelihoods, social development, patient assistance and health education. His efforts in the area of corporate social responsibility earned him the ?IBLA - India Corporate Citizen of the Year? award for 2005 from CNBC. Reddy graduated in Chemical Engineering from Osmania University in India and received an MS in Medicinal Chemistry from Purdue University.