Mrs. Shalini Saxena Kumar is currently the Promoter of Elder Group of Companies, and Director in various concerns, and heads this young company, Aelius Pharma Pvt. Ltd. (APPL) with an aim to make it a market leader in its current field of both medical and instrumentation.
Born in Delhi she moved to Mumbai at a very young age and did her schooling from the Convent of Jesus and Mary, Mumbai followed by a bachelor in Bio Medical Engineering in Thadomal Shahni Engg. College, Mumbai
She went to US and completed her Masters in Bio medical Engineering (MS Science) with her entire research in the field of Medical Instrumentation, to help paraplegic (individuals paralysed from waist down) and designed the system which helps them increase their activities of daily living. She also had a research paper published on this equipment. Armed with this high academic background, she joined the Elder Group Of Companies.
Over the next 20 years, she headed the orgainsation in the sales and marketing fields and was instrumental in creating a part of the history of Elder.
The vision in APPL now is to grow the organization to reach the 100 crores mark in the next three years in which she feels the greatest asset is hardwork, perseverance and the attitude to be a winner. With the current economic scenario in India, allied fields need to be developed and focus on the Indian Manufacturing need to be shifted.
She is a dynamic and visionary leader who knows how to create a change in the current scenario of the neutraceutical and pharmaceutical markets, and create an uproar in the FMCG and medical equipment markets.