AAiPS Annual Gala Dinner Event
06 November, 2018 - Tuesday
Marriott Marquis901 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington DC 20001

As part of the 2018 AAPS Annual Meeting and Exposition, AAiPS is hosting an evening of networking, awards, and dinner with special guest speaker Ms. Vinita Gupta, CEO of Lupin Limited.


Registration: 5:30 – 6:00 pm

Reception: 6:00 –7:00 pm

Welcome Address and Presentation: 7:00 – 7:50 pm

Recognition and Awards: 7:50 – 8:15 pm

Dinner & Vote of Thanks: 8:15 – 9:30 pm


Vinita Gupta

Designation: CEO

Vinita Gupta is the CEO of Lupin Limited (Lupin) and the Chairperson, Lupin Inc., (LI) and its US subsidiary, Lupin Pharmaceutical Inc. (LPI).

A graduate in pharmacy from the University of Mumbai and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, Vinita has not only been responsible for setting up Lupin’s business in the U.S and Europe but has also been instrumental in formulating and executing strategy that has helped the company emerge as a global pharmaceutical powerhouse; amongst the most exciting growth stories in the pharmaceutical industry. 

Vinita along with her brother Nilesh (Managing Director, Lupin Limited) were named Ernst & Young (EY) Entrepreneur of The Year 2015 and won the Forbes India Leadership Awards 2016 – Entrepreneur of the Year. She was also the winner of the inaugural EY, U.S. 2012 Family Business Award of Excellence and EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 award winner for the Health Services and Technology for Maryland and is regarded as amongst the most influential Indian Business Women globally. She was named by Forbes Asia in its Top 50 Power Business women listings for Asia Pacific regularly. Vinita also entered the Hall of Fame – Most Powerful Women in Business 2016 – Business Today and was recently named Outstanding Business Woman Leader of the Year - 11th CNBC India Business Leader Awards.