Technical Professional having 10+ years of experience in formulation research and analytical studies in Pharma and Personal Care Products sector. Has experience across new product development like hydrogels/ Aquagels, chewable tablets, Oro-dispersible tablets and Gastro retentive dosage forms (solid and liquid dosage forms), soft gelatin capsules, medicated toothpastes (Aqueous/ Non-aqueous) and mouthwashes. Technical expertise in handling instruments such as HPLC, UV- spectrophotometer, Rheometer, particle size analyzer, Scanning electron microscopy (SEM). Skilled in operating equipments such as compaction simulator (EHS-UK), Spray dryer, transdermal diffusion assembly, tablet coater and blender. Preparation of documents that includes stability study updates as per the ICH-GCP guidelines / as per the customer demand, capable of preparing technical service reports (TSR’s), SOP’s and technical presentations. Published 4 international research papers and 5 posters (AAPS-U.S.A).
Having served in government sector as an Additional director in the department of Animal husbandry and veterinary sciences (AH & VS). Has completed M.V.Sc in medicine from Veterinary college (UAS campus), Bangalore securing gold medal from the university. Having about 30+years of expertise in animal feed and veterinary medicines approvals under government of Karnataka. He has served in various capacities in the dept of AH and VS under govt of Karnataka.