Mr. Shyam S Bhartia, chairman and managing director, Jubilant Life Sciences receivng the award from Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, deputy chairman, Planning Commission, government of India.
Jubilant Life Sciences an integrated pharmaceuticals and life sciences company received the prestigious "NDTV Profit Business Leadership Award 2012" in the category of "Corporate Social Responsibility" at an award ceremony recently.
The company was awarded for its social initiatives of the carried out under the aegis of Jubilant Bhartia Foundation (JBF). The foundation follow 4P model (Public-Private-People-Partnership) and it cover 65 villages in India, educating over 13,500 children, providing basic healthcare to 350,000 people and training up to 2500 youth every year.
Mr. Shyam S Bhartia, chairman and managing director, Jubilant Life Sciences received the award from Dr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia, deputy chairman, Planning Commission, government of India.
Speaking on the development, Mr. Shyam S Bhartia, and Mr. Hari S Bhartia, co-chairman and managing director, said, "We are delighted to receive this award. Corporate Social Responsibility is an integral part of how we conduct our business. Our efforts are directed towards empowering communities, we believe that for sustainable social intervention, the people themselves would have to be the drivers. We focus on community development through intervention in primary education, basic Healthcare Service, and Livelihood generation programs targeted on improving the employability of women and local youth".
Jubilant Life Sciences is a global company engaged in manufacture and supply of APIs, generics, specialty pharmaceuticals and life science ingredients. It also provides Services in contract manufacturing and drug discovery and development. It has 10 world-class manufacturing facilities in India, US and Canada and a team of almost 6400 multicultural people across the globe.