Morristown, N.J., September 11, 2018 – 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.
Vikas is a seasoned professional with diverse experience with global companies in India, the US, China and the Philippines. Vikas will report to Sanjaya Mariwala, Managing Director, OmniActive, and will oversee and lead all finance, accounting, legal & compliance, banking and investor relation functions. Vikas 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.
Arti 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, Arti will manage the NIS and SBE marketing teams, as well as all category and brand managers. Arti’s 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 Johan 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.”
OmniActive Health Technologies offers a wide range of premium, scientifically-validated ingredients to address complex challenges for customers in the dietary supplement and functional food and beverage space. OmniActive brings added value, with a focus on healthy living as well as healthy aging through IP-protected, science-backed branded ingredients from natural sources.
Whether looking for a new ingredient to add to a finished product, or technology to enhance an existing ingredient, OmniActive delivers unmatched innovation.