Mumbai, India and Morristown, N.J., August 9, 2021—OmniActive Health Technologies (OmniActive) announced today the appointment of Mark Dewis as its Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Mark will be based in OmniActive’s Morristown, USA office.
Throughout the years, OmniActive has continued dynamic growth under the leadership and guidance of its founder Sanjaya Mariwala, who will remain Executive Chairman & Managing Director. “It is with tremendous excitement that I announce Mark’s appointment,” Sanjaya commented. “His proven success and forward-thinking, customer-centric approach is exactly what is needed to drive our next phase of growth.”
Mark is a seasoned leader with nearly three decades of experience in the health, nutrition, flavors and food & beverages sectors. Mark was with International Flavors & Fragrance (IFF) where he spent more than two decades and most recently was President. Mark brings rich experience in leading exceptional teams, driving innovation and delivering customer centricity in the natural product and innovative heath ingredients sectors. Mark also brings experience in delivering value through disruptive M&A. Mark holds a Ph.D. in Synthetic Organic Chemistry and Science and is a graduate from University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England.
“I am thrilled to join OmniActive as CEO and honored to be entrusted with the responsibility to lead such a well-established and reputable company,” said Mark. “This is an incredibly exciting time in the company’s long history, and I look forward to bringing more innovations, solutions, and opportunities to our valued partners and customers.”
Under Mark’s leadership, OmniActive will continue delivering best-in-class service to our global customers, focusing on customized wellness solutions and speed to market, to help our partners differentiate on a crowded shelf space.
Established in 2005, OmniActive seeks to improve lives through innovative science and natural health solutions. OmniActive’s product portfolio consists of scientifically validated, IP-protected, branded Specialty Actives and an extensive line of natural Botanical Actives for global customers in the dietary supplement, functional food, and beverage markets.
The Company’s leading brands include Lutemax 2020, Lutemax Free Lutein and Lutein Esters, Capsimax, Curcuwin, Gingever, Xtenergy, Nutritears and Omnixan. OmniActive partners with customers through its sales and distribution networks in key markets worldwide, supported by three global R&D centers and best-in-class production facilities throughout India. The Company has offices in Mumbai, India and Morristown, New Jersey. For more information visit www.omniactives.com.