Mr. Vivek Sharma is the CEO of Piramal Pharma Solutions, a global leader in providing Contract Research, Development and Manufacturing services supporting Pharma companies globally. Piramal Pharma Solutions offers integrated solutions from discovery through development and commercialization, with 12 research and manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia. Mr. Sharma was awarded CEO of the year by CPHi pharma awards in 2015.
Mr. Sharma joined the Piramal group in 2011 to lead the Piramal Critical Care business. By focusing on strategies that emphasized operational efficiencies and geographical expansion, he led the business towards improved profitability and rapid growth. The Critical Care business is now the third largest inhalation anesthesia company in the world and serves patients in more than 100 countries. Prior to joining Piramal Mr. Sharma was Managing Director with Thomas H Lee Partners, Boston based Private Equity firm.
Mr. Sharma is based in Boston and has over 25 years of Global management experience, and has been listed among ‘The Top 100 Finance Professionals in the United States’. He is a Chartered Accountant from India, a qualified CPA, and also holds a Masters in International Business from Thunderbird School of Management.