Cipla Appoints Ireena Vittal

IAS Prelims 2023

Cipla has appointed Ireena Vittal as an independent director on its board with effect from December 1, 2016.

Vittal, a former partner with McKinsey & Company, is an MBA from IIM-Kolkata and has over two decades of experience in management consulting and is recognised as a thought leader for consumer-facing companies in emerging markets.

Prior to joining McKinsey, Vittal had worked with Nestle and MaxTouch.

She has also served government and public institutions to design and implement solutions core to India’s development, such as inclusive urban development and sustainable rural growth.