Sridhar Venkatesh

Sridhar is a senior business leader with more than 24 years of diverse experience in pharmaceuticals & healthcare and has a strong track record of success in multiple roles within GSK.

Sridhar joined GSK in 2011 as Head of Commercial, Established Products, Branded Generics, and moved as General Manager, Singapore before taking up the role of Commercial Head, India from 2014 to 2016. He was then promoted as VP of Central America & Caribbean before taking the role as VP, Emerging Markets East, with direct management of six markets (Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Sri Lanka). He is currently Managing Director, India.

Sridhar began his career with Eli Lilly and then moved to Pfizer and held increasingly senior roles including the role of Senior Director, Business Development (Asia) for Pfizer, before joining GSK. Sridhar is a Registered Pharmacist, with a Master’s in Pharmacy (Pharmaceutical Marketing).

Sridhar is married and has two daughters.