Krishna Prasad Chigurupati is the Founder and Managing Director of Granules India. Over his thirty years in the pharmaceutical industry, Krishna has built one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world by volume.
Krishna entered the pharmaceutical industry in 1984 and started manufacturing paracetamol Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) for the global market. Within several years, Granules was among the first Indian Pharmaceutical companies to export its product to the U.S.
Krishna attended Jagarlamudi Kuppuswamy Chowdary College.