Dr Kiran Mazumdar ranked #2 in global Medicine Maker Power List 2015

Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, CMD, Biocon, has been ranked #2 on ‘The Medicine Maker Power List 2015’, an index of the 100 most influential people across the globe in the field of medicine.


Dr Kiran Mazumdar, CMD, Biocon

This iconic leader is the only India-based business leader featuring on the list.

She appears on the list alongside global leaders from the industry, including CEOs, professors, Nobel Prize-winning researchers and many other celebrated scientists from the pharmaceutical world.

The top 5 on the list are:
1. Anthony Fauci , director, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, USA
2. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, CMD, Biocon
3. Sir Andrew Witty, CEO, GlaxoSmithKline
4. Arthur D Levinson, CEO, Calico
5. Heather Bresch, CEO, Mylan

The prestigious list also includes names like Pascal Soriot, CEO, AstraZeneca; Robert A. Bradway, chairman & CEO, Amgen; Ian C Read, chairman, Pfizer; Prof Tyler Jacks, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research; Prof Charles Cooney, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; Prof Harold Varmus, Weil Cornell Medical College and many more.

The Medicine Maker is a UK-based publication that is distributed worldwide to a targeted European and North American industry professionals.

The power list has been compiled from reader nominations with the help of expert judges and is based entirely on merit.

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