With over a century's worth of combined leadership experience in the nutraceutical and supplement industry, our team fuses innovation with strategic thinking and implementation.
His industry knowledge and innovative approach have made him a valuable contributor to several trade associations including as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Council for Responsible Nutrition, the dietary supplement industries leading trade association. He currently sits on The Board of Directors of Vitamin Angels, an non-profit organization that globally provides life-changing vitamins to children in need. Jim has also been an invited speaker to numerous industry and governmental events including the United Nations General Assembly to present on “The role of partnerships in the implementation of the UN’s post 2015 development agenda”.
Jim Hamilton – Global CEO
Arun has held positions as a Professor/Researcher at the Centre for Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai, and as Senior VP for Screening and External Liaison of the natural products division at Piramal Lifesciences.
Arun holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Chemistry and a Master’s and PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Madras.
Askha holds a PGDM, HRD from the Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resources as well as licenses and certifications from IDEO (Insights for Innovation) and Korn Ferry (Job Evaluation Methodology).
Chaitanya holds Bachelor’s of Science diplomas from the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai.
Jim hold a BS in Management and an MBA from the University of Utah.
Vikas is a Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and obtained his MBA from the Asian Institute of Management, Manila, Philippines.
Kimberly brings an entrepreneurial approach and a passion for accessible nutrition to this role. Her demonstrated success in marketing and sales leadership, strategy development, and building collaborative teams will help drive the marketing and growth strategy for OmniActive. Kimberly holds a B.S. in Integrative Biology from the University of California at Berkeley.
Sanjaya Mariwala – Executive Chairman
Sanjaya Mariwala is a seasoned entrepreneur with more than 30 years of experience in the natural food and supplement ingredients space. He is a founding member of OmniActive and provides strategic and financial oversight and guidance to the company’s global teams. He had served as Managing Director of Kancor Ingredients from 1990-2014. Sanjaya’s numerous professional and industrial affiliations include the India Pepper & Spice Trade Association, All India Spices Exporters Forum, Confederation of Indian Industry, Indian Merchant’s Chamber, TIE-The Indus Entrepreneurs and FICCI.
Sanjay holds a degree in tax management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies and has completed executive training programs at the Indian Institute of Management (Ahmedabad) and Stanford Graduate School of Business.