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Guru Ramanathan

Senior Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer at GNC Holdings, Inc.
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Guru Ramanathan

Senior Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer at GNC Holdings, Inc.

Overview

Age
55 (Born 1963)
Board Seats
1
Number of Relationships
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Founder at Prismic Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Founder at Prismic Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer at General Nutrition Corp.

Marketing Manager at Grossman's Bargain Outlet

Operating Partner at J.W. Childs Associates LP

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at PETCO Animal Supplies, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer at State Line Tack, Inc.

Advisor at Compound Management LLC

Senior Vice President of Manufacturing at GNC Holdings, Inc.

Member of the Strategic Advisory Committee at Lupin International Pvt Ltd.
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January 14, 2016
CNBC
October 22, 2015

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Educational Background

PhD in Innovation Management 
Tufts University is a private research university located in Medford/Somerville, near Boston, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. The university is organized into ten schools, including two undergraduate programs and eight graduate divisions, on four campuses in Massachusetts and the French Alps. The university emphasizes active citizenship and public service in all of its disciplines and is known for its internationalism and study abroad programs.
MBA 
The Fuqua School of Business (pronounced /'fju?kw?/) is the business school of Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, United States. It currently enrolls 1,340 students in degree-seeking programs. These programs include the Daytime Master of Business Administration (MBA), the Global Executive MBA, the Cross Continent MBA, the Weekend Executive MBA, Master of Management Studies: Foundations of Business, Master of Management in Clinical Informatics (MMCi), Master of Management Studies (in partnership with the Seoul National University), joint degree programs (including joint degrees in medicine, law, environmental management, forestry, public policy, and nursing), a one-year Master of Management Studies program in Kunshan, China (starting) 2012 and a Ph.D. program. Additionally, Duke Executive Education and Duke Corporate Education offer non-degree business education and professional development programs.

Career History

Senior Vice President & Chief Innovation Officer
2003 - Current
GNC Holdings, Inc. is a global retailer of health, wellness and performance products, including vitamins, minerals and herbal supplements products, sports nutrition products and diet products. The company operates through the following segments: Retail, Franchise, and Manufacturing & Wholesale. The Retail segment sells products to customers through company owned stores in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and Ireland through its website, GNC.com and LuckyVitamin.com. The Franchise segment is comprised of domestic and international franchise operations; and product sales to franchisees, royalties on franchise retail sales and franchise fees. The Manufacturing & Wholesale segment is comprised of manufacturing operations in South Carolina and the wholesale sales business. This segment supplies to Retail and Franchise segments, as well as various third parties with finished products. GNC Holdings was founded by David Shakarian in 1935 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.
Faculty Member
Tenure Unconfirmed
Tufts University is a private research university located in Medford/Somerville, near Boston, in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. The university is organized into ten schools, including two undergraduate programs and eight graduate divisions, on four campuses in Massachusetts and the French Alps. The university emphasizes active citizenship and public service in all of its disciplines and is known for its internationalism and study abroad programs.
Professional
2000 - 2003
Koninklijke Numico NV specializes in nutrition and manufactures baby food products. It operates through it's two core businesses: Baby Food and Clinical Nutrition supported by research and development. Products include brands in Baby Food such as Nutricia (Nutrilon, Olvarit and Bambix), Milupa (Aptamil and Milumil) and Cow & Gate and in Clinical Nutrition brands like Nutrison, Forticare, Fortisip Peptisorb, Nutridrink, Fortimel, Ensini, Cubitan, Diasip and Pre-Op for people requiring nutritional support. The company has its headquarters in Schiphol Airport, The Netherlands.
Medical Director
1998 - Prior
General Nutrition Corp. operates miscellaneous food stores. The company is headquartered in Newark, OH.
Chief Innovation Officer & Senior Vice President
1998 - Prior
General Nutrition Centers, Inc. retails nutritional supplementary products. It also provides vitamin, mineral, herbal and other specialty supplements and sports nutrition, diet and energy products. The company was founded in 1935 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.
Secretary & Medical Director, Efamol Subsidiary
Prior
Professional
Prior
Tufts Medical Center, Inc. owns and operates an academic medical center. It provides healthcare services and programs in the areas of allergy, anesthesiology, bariatric surgery, cancer, cardiology, colon and rectal, clinical nutrition, dentistry, dermatology, ENT/otolaryngology, endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism, gastroenterology, general surgery, geriatrics, hematology/oncology, hyperbaric medicine, infectious diseases, maternity, nephrology, neurology, neurosurgery, and nutrition. The firm also offers services in the areas of obstetrics and gynecology, occupational therapy, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, pain management, palliative care, pathology, pediatrics, physical medicine, physical therapy, plastic surgery, psychiatry, pulmonary, radiation oncology, radiology, rheumatology, speech language pathology and audiology, thoracic and transplant surgery, trauma surgery, urology, vascular surgery, wound healing, and weight and wellness. The company was founded in 1796 and is headquartered in Boston, MA.

Boards & Committees

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Member, Board of Directors
Current
Prismic Pharmaceuticals, Inc. engages in the research and development of prescription drugs for kidney disease, mental health, and chronic pain. It also offers medical foods for patients with chronic kidney disease, and depression and bipolar disorder. The company was founded by Zachary Dutton, Danilo Casadei Massari, and Peter J. Moriarty in 2011 and is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ.

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Transactions

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GNC Holdings, Inc. issued Class A Common Stock

Events

Speaker
Los Angeles, CA, United States
2010 Milken Institute Global Conference
The 2010 Milken Institute Global Conference was full of insight, inspiration and entertainment, with a diverse slate of speakers from Wesley Clark, T. Boone Pickens, Maria Shriver, Nouriel Roubini and Eli Broad, to Tim Pawlenty, Meredith Whitney, Biz Stone, Richard Beckman and Les Moonves. This year's discussions have started the process of moving policy toward realistic solutions.

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