Executive Director/ Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Nevin Bradford was appointed Chief Executive Officer, Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Limited, on 26th November 2013. He also doubles as an Executive Director and head of Cipla’s Rest of Africa Business-a portfolio he has been handling prior to this appointment. A graduate of Cambridge University, Nevin has over 30 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry cutting across consumer health, personal care, branded and generic products. His career profile spans across a range of senior sales, marketing and general management positions in both multinational and generic pharmaceutical companies in Russia, Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, Africa, China and Europe. Prior to joining Cipla, Nevin was head of Ranbaxy, UK and formerly Managing Director of Ranbaxy’s JV in China-Ranbaxy Guangzhou China Ltd. Nevin has also spent 17 years with Glaxo in a range of senior commercial roles in Africa (regional Manager), Saudi Arabia (General Manager), Indonesia (Sales and Marketing Director) and Russia (marketing Director). He has also had stints with Novartis Consumer Health (General Manager Russia), Pharmacia Consumer Health (Area Director Africa, Middle East and Eastern Europe) and E.C De Witt (Commercial Director).