Ph.D. Microbiology (Virology)
Ravi has a Ph.D. in Microbiology (Virology) with over 20 years of experience in Microbiology, Cell Biology and Immunogenetics, R&D and Laboratory Operations. He has substantial knowledge in areas such as laboratory designs, clean room facilities, viral safety, viral clearance studies, bioassay development, cell banking and cell characterizations, vaccine, antiviral and anticancer drug development. Ravi has also wide experience in business development, deal negotiations with European, American and Indian companies as well as sound understanding of the life science industry and market in India. He has a strong network with Indian Biopharmaceutical industry and Academic Institutes and Universities in India and abroad.
Ravi co-founded Biosciences Consultancy & Services firm to provide consulting services to Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical companies in the area of product development, project management, and business development.
As Business Consultant Ravi has been involved in spearheading functions for business analysis & strategy for growth, product portfolio development, new technology identification and transfer, JV due diligence and diversifying the business activity of the companies making foray in Biotechnology.