Vinita Satyavrat is a medical doctor with her postgraduation in clinical pharmacology from India and nutritional medicine from UK. She is a highly passionate, agile and adapting, values driven individual clearly focused on driving futuristic thinking based on changing needs of consumer, patient and industry. She has held various positions in the pharma and nutraceutical industry over past 20 years in the field of nutrition, nutraceuticals and pharma space. She currently heads the R&D, Medical & Regulatory for Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories for India and international markets. She is responsible for creating the complete pipeline of differentiated innovative products with global science and local needs alongwith technology innovation with the responsibility of creating the complete new product process aligned with individual country needs integrated with incountry models. Prior to her current assignment, she headed the global function of Clinical Development and Medical Affairs for GSK Consumer Health for the Nutrition Category. She has held several other senior leadership roles in Abbott Nutrition, Wockhardt & Unichem laboratories managing the research and medical functions. She has several national and international publications in the field of nutrition and pharma to her credit. She has worked in several spaces in nutrition including mother and child nutrition, metabolic disorders and hospital nutrition. She was also a key member who worked on Scheduled Essential Drugs List for the tertiary care centres & DOTS programme in tuberculosis in India as a part of the WHO collaborative programme for 3 years during her postgraduation.