Aparna ThomasSenior Director – Communications & CSR, India & South Asia
Aparna Thomas joined Sanofi as Director – Communications, in June 2008. In April 2011, she was appointed as Senior Director – Communications & CSR for India & South Asia.
Prior to joining Sanofi, Aparna headed the Communications function at Pfizer (India) Limited. She garnered a lot of experience in marketing communications and strategic partnerships in different sectors such as healthcare, technology, FMCG, tourism, etc. from her tenure in a leading Public Relations consultancy, where she started her career in 1999. Her work to create awareness about WHO’s formulation of Oral Rehydration Salts (ORS) has won the international Sabre Award for product placement in a television series in 2003.
Aparna has Master’s degrees each in English Literature and Mass Communication from the Maharaja Sayajirao University, Vadodara, Gujarat.