Bengaluru: Biocon founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw’s husband and former vice-chairman of the firm, John Shaw died here on Monday.
According to sources, John Shaw, 70, was being treated for intestine cancer.
The cremation will take place at the Wilson Garden Crematorium on Monday evening.
According to the official website of Biocon, John Shaw served Biocon as the Vice Chairman and non-executive director of the company.
Born in 1949, he has been a member of the board of directors since 1999. John was the foreign promoter and on the advisory board of various Biocon groups of companies.
He had served as the former chairman of Madura Coats Ltd, and former finance and managing director of Coats Viyella Group.