OmniActive Health Technologies continues to expand and solidify its capabilities by hiring Vikas Jalan as chief financial officer and Arti Shah as VP of global marketing.
Mr. Jalan is a seasoned professional with diverse experience with global companies in India, the U.S., China and the Philippines. He will report to Sanjaya Mariwala, managing director, OmniActive, and will oversee and lead all finance, accounting, legal & compliance, banking and investor relation functions. Mr. Jalan most recently served as senior general manager, Finance, at Lupin Limited and previously held finance positions at General Motors International Operations, The World Bank Group, and GENPACT.
Ms. Shah will be responsible for all marketing initiatives for both the Nutritional Innovations & Solutions (NIS) and Specialty Botanicals & Extracts (SBE) segments of OmniActive. Reporting to Johan Kamphuis, president, global business, OmniActive, Ms. Shah will manage the NIS and SBE marketing teams, as well as all category and brand managers. Ms. Shah was previously the director of marketing, Foodservice, with Kerry as well as had marketing roles at The Food Group, French’s Food Company, and Reckitt Benckiser Group.
“OmniActive believes that in order to be an industry front runner, strong leadership must start from within, and both Vikas and Arti bring with them the proven track records needed to bring OmniActive to even greater heights,” stated Mr. Kamphuis. “Both of these professionals will help strengthen OmniActive as a solutions provider in the healthy living and aging spaces through their honed expertise and keen industry know-how.”