Founder and President
President and Founder, Promethean Drug Ideas, Proprietary Scientific Consultation Firm (http://www.prometheandrugideas.com). (2020 till to date) Esteemed Clients: NYU Lagone Health, New York, USA, Sravathi AI Technology Pvt Ltd, Bangalore, India, AURO University, Ahmedabad, India & Other Undisclosed
Background & Accomplishments:
Over 30 years of experience in New Drug Discovery Research from 2 MNCs, last a decade as SVP & NCE research head.
- Glenmark Pharmaceuticals: Sr. Vice President and Head, NCE Research. (Y2000 to 2020)
- Hoechst Marion Roussel / (Sanofi Aventis now) Scientist, Molecular Biology, (1993-2000)
- Delivered eight NCEs as IND candidates for first-in-human studies, six being first-in-class molecules.
- A significant contribution towards proprietary NCE out-licensing deals that brought cash inflow of 180 Mio $ for the organization
- Inventor on 92 published world patents (PCTs), 50 international presentations/ 30 peer reviewed publications / book chapters.
- Ph.D. in Molecular Biology, BARC, INIDA (1991)