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chemical company executive

Jekishan Ratilal Parikh, American chemical company executive. Member American Chemical Society.

Background

Parikh, Jekishan Ratilal was born on December 21, 1922 in Bombay. Came to the United States, 1948. Son of Ratilal B. and Ruxmani (Parikh) Parikh.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University Bombay, 1943. Master of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, 1953.

Career

Research officer University Virginia, Charlottesville, 1953-1955. Postdoctoral research assistant National Institute Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1955-1958. Research officer Glaxo, United Kingdom, 1958-1960, executive officer India division Bombay, 1959-1964.

With UpJohn Company, Kalamazoo, from 1964, director, from 1980.

Membership

Member American Chemical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, hiking.

Connections

Married Jean Audrey Fuller, May 1, 1959. Children: Jane, Anne, Lynn.

father:
Ratilal B. Parikh

mother:
Ruxmani (Parikh) Parikh

spouse:
Jean Audrey Fuller

child:
Jane Parikh

child:
Anne Parikh

child:
Lynn Parikh