Mr. P Dwarakanath

Director, MEPSC

Chairman, GSK Consumer Healthcare India

Mr. P. Dwarakanath is the Advisor – Group Human Capital of Max India Ltd, a multi-business corporate with consolidated revenue of more than two billion USD and having business interests primarily in the insurance and healthcare space. Max India is a joint venture partner in Max Life Insurance, Max Bupa and Max Healthcare.

Prior to his current assignment, he was the Director – Human Resources and Administration, India/ South Asia of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) for close to three decades. During his tenure, GSK was adjudged as one of the top five Best Employers in India for people related practices for several years. He was also a member of GSK’s International HR team. He is on the board of several Companies / Institutions including GSK Consumer Healthcare Ltd. He brings a rich and varied experience of over four decades.

Mr. Dwarakanath has held several management positions in the various professional bodies. To name a few, he was the President of the National Human Resources Development Network (NHRDN), President of Delhi Management Association (DMA), Regional President – Northern Region of All India Management Association (AIMA) and currently Treasurer of AIMA.

He has won several prestigious awards for his valuable contribution in the field of Human Resources including the “Pathfinders Award” by the National Human Resource Development Network; “HR Professional of the year” by Mid-Day in association with DAKS, London and the “Career Achievement Award” by GSK International, “Life Time Achievement Award” by Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award and “Chairman’s Award” by Max India Group.