Pankaj Patel is the Immediate Past President, FICCI. He is the Chairman and Managing Director, Zydus Cadila – Cadila Healthcare Ltd.
- Chairperson of the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, IISER, Kolkata.
- Member of the Board of Governors and also the Chairman of the Finance Committee of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
- Member Governing Board of The Ahmedabad University, Chairman of School of Life Sciences, Ahmedabad University
- Member of the Board of Management of the Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies.
- Executive Chairman, Vice President and Trustee of the Gujarat Cancer Society and Chairman of the Gujarat Cancer and Research Institute.