Mr. Mehernosh B. Kapadia is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of
India and The Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
Most of his corporate career of 34 years has been with GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals
Limited (GSK) where he has worked for over 27 years. He is at present Senior Executive
Director and Chief Financial Officer of GSK. Over the years, he has been responsible
for an extensive range of finance and company secretarial matters. He has also held
management responsibility for other functions during his tenure with GSK, including
Investor Relations, Legal and Compliance, Corporate Affairs, Corporate Communications,
Administration and Information Technology, and has also held the position of Company
Secretary for many years.
Business Today, a leading business periodical of the India Today Group, rated him
as one of the best Chief Financial Officers of India in 2005. He was voted the Best
Performing CFO in the Pharma/ Healthcare Sector at the CNBC – TV 18 CFO Awards 2010.
In 2011, he received the Best CFO Award in the “Best Transformation Agent – Mid
Size Corporate” category at the Business Today – Yes Bank Best CFO Awards ceremony.
He has been appointed as an Independent Director of the Company w.e.f. 17th October