Executive Directors

Pawan Chaudhary

Chairman and Managing Director

Dr. Manu Chaudhary

Joint Managing Director

Peeyush Jain

Deputy Managing Director

Ashutosh Jain

Chief Executive Officer

Non Executive Directors

Dr. Gilbert Wenzel

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr. Suresh K. Chadha

Independent Non-Executive Director

Jagdish Chander

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr. Rupinder Tewari

Independent Non-Executive Director
Pawan Chaudhary

Chairman and Managing Director

A Chartered Accountant by qualification with a law degree, Mr. Chaudhary is a first generation entrepreneur who started the Company in 1989. His vision and value system have guided the organisation towards profitable sustainability. Believing in responsibility delegation, Mr. Chaudhary created a professional team and expects Venus to emerge as a global player across multiple therapeutic segments
Dr. Manu Chaudhary

Joint Managing Director

Dr. Chaudhary heads the Research and Development and operations of the Company, backed by qualifications of M.Sc., M.Phil (Genetics) and Ph.D. She also enjoys almost two decades of experience in pharma manufacturing and research, reflected in a proficiency related to GMP, GLP and USFDA manufacture. She designed and commissioned the company's world-class manufacturing facility at Baddi in India. She helped broaden the product portfolio, created a team of proficient scientists and enriched the company's intellectual property. She is in-charge of developing a world-class research centre in Baddi.
Peeyush Jain

Deputy Managing Director

Mr Jain holds a B.Tech and MBA with more than 15 years of experience in pharmaceutical marketing. He heads the Company's Indian marketing operations. Mr Jain conceived and executed the brand building, marketing and promotions strategy that helped carve out a niche in the super specialty and critical care segments. A computer engineer by training, Mr Jain also heads the Information Technology department that developed an open source-based ERP system that is now the backbone of the Company's decision-making process. The IT team is a self-reliant unit with minimal dependence on external support.
Ashutosh Jain

Executive Director & Chief Executive Officer (Unit - I & Unit- II)

A law graduate by qualification, Mr Jain heads the Regulatory Affairs Department. His legal and public relations acumen addressed critical issues, strengthened coordination with government departments and reduced litigation. Mr Jain is also Chief Executive Officer of the Unit -I and Unit II, which delivered superior performance in brief tenures. For instance, the construction of all production units and R&D centre was completed in record time. The Baddi unit received a number of Indian and foreign accreditations and is now poised to forge ahead.
Dr. Gilbert Wenzel

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr. Gilbert Wenzel, Ph.D., worked at the highest management level in McKinsey Consulting, Roland Berger Consulting and Novartis. After an illustrious career with some of the best industry brands. He is also on the Board of YM Bio Sciences, Canada. Dr Wenzel lives in Zurich and is a respected industry figure.
Dr. Suresh K. Chadha

Independent Non-Executive Director

Dr. S.K. Chadha is a professor of International Business at University Business School, Punjab University, Chandigarh. A qualified M.Com and Ph.D, he was a teacher for more than 27 years in Business Studies. He has supervised five Ph.Ds students while seven are currently working under his guidance. Dr. Chadha presented over 25 papers at various seminars and conferences, is a valued member of the Chandigarh Management Association (CMA) and on the advisory Board of H.S.I.D.C. He provides consultancy to Himachal Pradesh University as a member of the Research Board, Department of Commerce, Shimla.
Jagdish Chander

Independent Non-Executive Director

Mr Jagdish Chander is a retired Class One officer, a highly qualified and learned personality. He holds the qualification of M.A., LL.B and M.I.Sc. He enjoys wide exposure as a senior government servant. Under his role in the Audit Committee, various control systems were developed. He delivers lectures and seminars on HR and policies at various platforms.
Dr. Rupinder Tewari

Independent Non-Executive Director

Rupinder Tewari is a Professor and Coordinator in centre of Microbial Biotechnology, Panjab University, Chandigarh. A qualified B.Sc (Hons. School), M.Sc (Hons. School), Ph.D (Microbiology), Panjab University, Chandigarh, Ph.D. (Microbiology) University of London, London, U.K and Post Doctorate Fellow ,Washington University, St. Louis, MO, USA. He enjoys the experiance of more than 35 years. He guided over 40 M.Sc students for their dissertations, Guided 24 Ph.D students and Guiding 10 Ph.D students. Total research publications are 78, he has written 4 books on Microbiology and Biotechnology.

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