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N Govindarajan steps down as Aurobindo Pharma managing director

Govindarajan has decided to step down due to "personal reasons", Aurobindo Pharma said in a regulatory filing

Aurobindo Pharma | resignations | Pharma sector

Sohini Das  |  Mumbai 

Aurobindo Pharma
Aurobindo Pharma

N Govindarajan, the managing director of Aurobindo Pharma, has submitted his resignation, the pharmaceutical firm said on October 1.

Govindarajan has decided to step down due to "personal reasons", said in a regulatory filing. The board of directors has accepted the resignation. It will come into effect from December 31.

Meanwhile, Aurobindo's board has taken note of the appointment of S Damodharan as chief operating officer (COO) for the API vertical. Also, P Yugandhar has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of Eugia Pharma Specialities Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company focused on generic injectables and oncology business.

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First Published: Fri, October 01 2021. 22:08 IST