Yusuf Hamied

Cipla promoter family gets SEBI go-ahead for voting agreement

In a possible succession planning exercise, pharma giant Cipla's promoter family has proposed to vote together as a single unit under overall direction of patriarch Yusuf Hamied in his lifetime, and under his brother Mustafa Hamied thereafter.

May 05, 2015, 23:13 PM IST

Stop step-motherly treatment to pharma sector in India: Cipla

London Hailing the British government's efforts in encouraging research and development in the pharmaceutical industry, Cipla chairman Yusuf Hamied has said the "step-motherly" treatment given to this sector in India has to stop.

Jul 08, 2014, 12:53 PM IST

Cipla to acquire South African firm Medpro

Johannesburg-listed Medpro is South Africa's third largest generic drug firm. The board of Cipla Medpro has endorsed the deal and asked shareholders to vote for the cash offer.

Mar 02, 2013, 09:30 AM IST