Vijay Shah is the Executive Director of Piramal Enterprises and the Director of Piramal Glass.
Vijay has been with the Piramal Group for 27 years. Over the Group’s history, he has successfully spearheaded many businesses, companies and is considered an expert in turnarounds.
Currently, he is the Chairman of the Pharma Operations Board of Piramal Enterprises and Chairman of Investment Committee of Structured Investment Group (SIG). His major role focuses on overseeing Piramal Glass, the glass packaging company of the Group.
Vijay has played a pivotal role in the growth of the Piramal Group. His major achievements include turning Piramal Glass, a loss making company, to currently the leading glass packaging player in Asia. He is a part of the M&A team and handles post acquisition integration along with heading the health care vertical which includes Pharma Solutions and Critical Care businesses.
Vijay is a Commerce Graduate and a rank holder from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has completed his Management Education Programme from IIM Ahmedabad and Advanced Management Program (AMP) from the Harvard Business School.
Vijay also has a keen interest in philanthropy and has started his own Foundation, “Kinnari Foundation” which promotes welfare of women and children. He enjoys playing golf, painting, watching movies and travelling.