The Power List 2018 – Business Captains
Chief Executive Officer, Mundipharma, Singapore
Since Raman took the helm of the company in 2011, Mundipharma says it has enjoyed growth of 40 percent every year and is now prominent in 128 countries. Mundipharma won “Emerging Markets Company of the Year” at the 2016 Scrip Awards and Raman was awarded “Best CEO, Pharmaceutical Industry Asia” at the Business Worldwide Magazine 2017 CEO Awards. Before Mundipharma, Raman served as vice-president of commercial operations for emerging markets at GSK. He has also held positions at Abbott as the regional director in Australia and New Zealand, and general manager for Korea; as well as various sales, marketing and strategy positions at Bayer. He is a Brand Ambassador for the Singapore Tourism Board, a Governor of the World Economic Forum, Global Health and Healthcare Committee, and a part of the Advisory Board at Manchester City Football Club.