Dr. Cyrus S. Poonawalla is the Chairman of Poonawalla Group which includes Serum Institute of India, which is an Indian biotech company that manufactures paediatric vaccines.
Cyrus Poonawalla Net Worth Forbes Total Income/Salary
Education: Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce, The Bishop’s School
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Net Worth: $4,000 Million As of Oct ’13
Source of earnings: Vaccines
Marital Status: Widower
Cyrus Poonawalla’s privately owned Serum Institute of India is the world’s largest producer of vaccines, making more than one billion doses annually from a factory in Pune in western India. It reported a nearly 50% jump in revenues last fiscal year on higher sales of such vaccines as MenAfriVac-a meningitis A vaccine that it sells in Africa-and a 5-in-1 vaccine that is part of India’s immunization program. It recently launched an injectible polio vaccine, made by Dutch subsidiary Bilthoven Biologicals, in India. Poonawalla spent $15 million at recent art auctions in London for works by Renoir, Van Gogh, and others. He recently bought racehorse Kenhope for $1.2 million at a Paris auction.