Mr. Manekia is the Vice Chairman of the Board of IPDC and is also a member of the Board Audit Committee since April, 2009.Mr. Manekia has a vast and diversified expertise in the field of marketing, finance, healthcare and banking. He has pioneered the concept of automatic beverage dispensing machines in India. He is closely involved with the distribution, import and marketing of various food products. Mr. Manekia has worked closely with the Aga Khan Development Network for over 25 years. He is currently the Chairman of Aga Khan Health Services (India) and of Prince Aly Khan Hospital, a 200 bed, acute care, multi-specialty hospital in Mumbai. He also on the Board of DCB Bank in India.