Markus Haefeli

Managing Director

Managing Director of Parazelsus Group and Golden Springs Group. Former CFO at Zuellig Pharma and COO of a private hospital group in Switzerland. Prior to his joining Zuellig Pharma he was with Procter & Gamble. Markus Haefeli holds a masters of science degree in Business Administration from Berne University.



Pramod Kelkar

Director & CEO - Parazelsus India

Pramod, comes with rich experience of 33 years in various Industries covering areas like Design & Development , Project set-up, Start–up, Manufacturing, Factory Management & After Sales Support. An alumni of BITS, Pilani, & IIM-Ahmedabad, he has worked with large Indian Groups like Piramals, Godrej and MNCs like RICOH, SONY. He helped set up Parazelsus India operations and is now CEO of Parazelsus India & Director on the Parazelsus India Board.


Zia Shams

CEO - Parazelsus Pakistan

Zia was previously Country Manager / CEO with Danone Pakistan from 2011 to 2015. Prior to that, he was Country Manager, Indonesia with Cadbury PLC from 2009 to 2010, Director, Strategy & Sales, from 2007 to 2009 with Cadbury Pakistan. Zia Shams holds a master’s degree in Business Management (MBA)


Bhuvan Asthana

Chief Operating Officer - Parazelsus India

Bhuvan, comes with 22 years of experience in Business Development, Distribution & Logistics Operations, Cold Chain management, IT, Projects, New Setups / Start-ups etc. for various Logistics & Distribution Companies. A Science Graduate from Lucknow University and a Masters in supply chain management, he worked with UTi Worldwide, AFL and many other leading Logistics & Distribution companies. He is founder member of Parazelsus India.


Mohammad Ajmal Yasini

Country Manager - Parazelsus Afghanistan

Ajmal is Country Manager for Parazelsus Afghanistan. He has 12 years of experience in Business Operation, Development, Sales, Distribution, Logistics and Finance. Prior to joining Parazelsus he was formerly Chief Business Operation Officer at INVESTONE CORPS INC – ARYAZONE. He also worked with MTN – a multinational company based In Kabul - AFG as Sales & Distribution Manager and with International Medical Corp as Logistics Manager. He holds a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Khurasan University - Kabul Afghanistan


Torsten Fuehrer

Advisor for Medical Device Registrations – Parazelsus Group

Torsten comes with 22 years management experience in the medical device & life science industry in Asia. As advisor to the Parazelsus Group, he leverages his medical background , detailed exposure & knowledge of the regulatory framework of the Medical Device industry in Asia-Pacific. In addition, he is an advisor to many start-up companies under ETPL/Astar Central, Singapore.