Sunil founded PharmSol in 2004 and led the company as Managing Director. His
C-level substantial expertise in all facets of Pharmaceutical Business, Diversity Management, International Business, Mergers & Acquisitions and Strategic Alliances brought PharmSol to operational level of excellence and growth.
A Chemical Engineer by qualification, with over 36 years of leadership experience in large pharma and established track record of entrepreneurial success within the pharmaceutical industry. Prior to founding PharmSol, he served for 20 years in various MNCs of repute. He has designed and mentored several green field projects for APIs and FDFs, all of which have been USFDA and/or EU certified.
Lakshmi is the Chief Operating Officer of PharmSol Group, having responsibility for the company’s strategy function and stakeholder relationships including clients’ relations, and corporate responsibility.
He has over 26 years of diversified expertise and operational experience in Regulatory Affairs, QA, IPR, Bulk Drugs, Formulations and Fine Chemical Industries. Prior to his current role, Lakshmi worked in various Indian MNCs and International Companies.
Lakshmi is a Pharmaceutical Technologist with Post Graduate Diploma in Patent Law and an MBA in Operations, International Business. His professional accreditations include APIC Certified Auditor, Associate Member of European QP Association, ECA Certified Computer Validation Manager, formerly certified for Temperature - Controlled Cargo Operations and CEIV Pharma Independent Validator of IATA.
Christian has been a Director of PharmSol since inception. He is an entrepreneur with extensive experience in the pharmaceutical & allied fields, has been a guiding brain behind foundation of several businesses in Europe. At PharmSol, he has been supporting the strategy and business development functions.
He is a graduate in logistic operations and has transitioned into pharmaceuticals early in his career. His skills in leadership and expertise in assembling people together, while achieving essential aspirations have led to multiple achievements throughout the years.
Borut holds a Post Doctorate in molecular biology and has a rich experience of over 35 years into the field of Biosimilar, Nano Technology, Biochemistry and Biotechnology. He was one of the key members of the committee on drafting the EU Guidelines on Biosimilar and was also appointed as an expert in European Pharmacopeia for biological pharmaceuticals as well as at the European Agency for Medicines in London (EMEA). Borut co-authored several patent applications and has written over 180 scientific and professional articles which were published in more than 100 leading scientific journals.
Currently, he is heading the Biotechnology Unit and is a full-time professor at the Faculty of Pharmacy of the University of Ljubljana. He is also a part of Editorial Board of the official journal of Slovenian Pharmaceutical Society and International Journal of Medicinal Mushrooms. As a Senior Scientific Adviser of PharmSol, he directs the PharmSol Team that focuses on the development, compliance, and regulatory aspects of biopharmaceutical projects.
Rajeev is a technocrat with over 39 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical Industry of which a long stint of 31 years as Head of Global Regulatory Affairs at Lupin. He set a record for getting more than 170 approved ANDAs, guiding numerous successful US FDA inspections, more than 100 Market Authorizations in EU and Australia, prequalification of more than 15 products by WHO, playing significant role in all major regulatory audits of Lupin since 1989.
Currently as one of the Directors of PharmSol Group, he is involved in providing business solutions in Pharmaceuticals in the arena of Compliance, Regulatory and Project Management.
A postgraduate in Technology of Pharmaceuticals and having extensive experience in the Regulatory Affairs of Drug Products and APIs, Compliance Audits and Product Development (drug product as well as API) for US Markets.
Andrej is a US based Pharmacist and Entrepreneur with a range of global experience. He brings to PharmSol a rich global experience of over 25 years within the areas of product development, cross licensing, technology transfers and strategic alliances negotiations and other related operations within the pharmaceutical industry.
He holds an Executive MBA degree in Pharmaceutical Marketing and has been supporting several international companies in the business of generics in the USA. He is also the Founder and President of AB Pharmaceuticals Inc.
He is an active member of the American Pharmaceutical Association as well as a member of the pharmaceutical technical committee in the Slovenian Pharmaceutical Association. He has been a member of the board of directors of the Generic Pharmaceutical Industry Association (GPIA) and member of several other committees of the Generic Pharmaceutical Association (GPhA).
Smita has over 24 years of experience in the Bulk Drugs and Specialty Chemical Industries in Quality Functions, Regulatory Affairs, IPR and Research & Development. She is currently the Vice President – Compliance and Regulatory Affairs of PharmSol Group, her main focuses are leading the Regulatory Affairs Department, managing registration and compliance of a large portfolio of products besides supporting GMP compliance and certification.
She holds a Ph. D. Tech (Pharmaceutical Chemistry) and Masters of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Her professional accreditations include Certification in IPR GNA Patent Gurukul, Certificate for ECA - Lab Data Integrity, APIC Certified, formerly certified for Temperature - Controlled Cargo Operations and CEIV Pharma Independent Validator of IATA.
Ravikanth is the Vice President – Quality Affairs of PharmSol Group. In this role, he heads the QA/QC functions, leading the execution team for several technology projects for Formulations and acting as the Chief Inspector of pre-dispatch inspections for API & Formulations.
With over 25 years of experience in the areas of Quality Control and Quality Assurance for Bulk Drugs & Formulations, Ravi has also worked across many areas of PharmSol providing support in the 3rd Party GMP Audits and EUGMP Certification projects of PharmSol and acted as Independent Validator towards CEIV Pharma of IATA.
He holds a Masters’ Degree in Chemistry and obtained a Diploma in Chemical Processing & Instrumentation Control and Certificates for ECA - Lab Data Integrity, APIC Auditor and CEIV Pharma Independent Validator of IATA.
Abhay is the General Manager, Projects of PharmSol Group. He is leading the Product and Technology Development functions. He holds a Ph. D. in Pharmaceutical and has been into industry and academics for over 17 years. His professional expertise includes design and development of platform technology, formulation research, process efficiency enhancements, QBD guidelines, scientific community publications and IPR.
Rambabu is the General Manager - Technical Services, looking after the manufacturing, tech transfer and outsourcing functions. He is a M. Pharm in Pharmaceutics and has over 20 years of core experience in pharma production, project management, facility design and upgrade among others.
Felix, as Director – China Business Development, leads the business development and growth management functions for PharmSol in China. Prior to joining PharmSol, he has been into diverse roles including business development of CRO, marketing of food & nutraceutical ingredients, among others. He brings with him a strong network of Chinese pharma entrepreneurs.
He holds a degree in Information Technology from GD Industry Technical College, China.
Nancy has been one of early members of Team PharmSol based out of China and has since grown to become the Director of Technical Operations. She leads a team of compliance and technical experts of PharmSol in China. She has professional expertise in conducting GMP/QP audits, coordinating EU GMP Certifications and project management. Graduated from Shenyang Pharmaceutical University and has about 11+ years of experience in various technical regimes of pharmaceutical industry. She is qualified as an ASQ certified quality Auditor/APIC certified Auditor and Member of European Compliance Academy. As a certified lead auditor, she has successfully performed 200+ audits for various pharmaceutical companies manufacturing OSD, Sterile Dosage formulations and sterile and non-sterile API.
Shawn has been with PharmSol for 8+ years as part of the Business Development and Commercial Operations in China. As Director – China Business Development, he played a key role in building the local set up of PharmSol in China.
With over 15 years of pharmaceutical industry experience with comprehensive expertise in sourcing, import and export of API and intermediates from China, he notably leads the PharmSol Team in dealing with overseas transactions and partnerships on supply chain.
Shawn obtained a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Macau University.