As dynamic, young leader, Anandbir has been an inspiration to the millennials who comprise 60% of the overall organization. Prior to his role at Excelra, Anandbir was one of the founding members of Bharat Light & Power (BLP), a renewable energy start-up.
Anandbir graduated from INSEAD, France in Master of Business Administration and has a Bachelor's degree in Arts from Tufts University, USA, majoring in Economics and International Relations.
Senior Vice President
With Innovation at his core, Nandu has driven better outcomes combining technology with domain expertise and delivered success stories for our clients. He has rich experience of over 25 years in Computational Biology, Pharmacology and Drug Discovery & Development.
Prior to joining Excelra, Nandu was associated with Schering Plough Pharmaceuticals, SmithKline Beecham, GlaxoSmithKline and Vimta Labs. He has a Medical Degree in Ayurveda, from Osmania University, a Master’s degree in Cardiovascular Pharmacology from University of Montana and PhD in Neuropharmacology from Medical College of Georgia, USA. His contributions to science is immense with several publications, over 50 patents and 20+ doctoral and postdoctoral fellows as mentees.
Finance, Legal & Technology
Sujatha has over 17 years of experience in Information Technology & Publishing Industries. Her expertise includes successful acquisitions, ERP implementation, Overseas funding, treasury management, risk profiling, IFC implementation, IGAAP, IFRS, US GAAP, Indian & international taxation, contract management, SOX and Indian company secretarial and statutory compliances.
Prior to joining Excelra, Sujatha has worked with Macmillan, IGATE and Tech Mahindra.
Associate Vice President
Robert has over 15 years of diverse experience in HR function across multiple industries. He has been a competent people manager with expertise in streamlining HR Operations, building HR capability for greenfield projects, managing transformation and building successful ‘future state’ HR Models. He comes with a rich experience in working with diverse and cross border workforce.
Prior to Excelra, Robert was associated with Episource, Schawk (India & Malaysia), Standard Chartered Bank Global Services (SCOPE), SAIC India and TVS Group of Companies. He has a Masters degree in Social Work (MSW) from Loyola College, Chennai.
Dr. Raveendra Dayam
Chemistry Data Services
Raveendra has over 11 years of experience in the design and discovery of novel compounds using computer aided drug design technology. His portfolio focuses on chemical data content management & knowledge based solutions.
Prior to joining Excelra, Raveendra Dayam has worked with the University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Raveendra has a M.Sc. in Chemistry from Osmania University and Ph.D in Computational Chemistry and Molecular Modelling from Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, India.
Amarpreet has been a sales professional for 10+ years brokering value up to Executive Management Level for a range of products aligned for R&D, Medical and Commercial clients.
Prior to joining us, Amarpreet was a Strategic Key Account Director for both Global Data and at Datamonitor/Informa Plc for 11 years winning new business and having consistent record to secure high dollar value agreements through strategic consulting. Prior to sales, he worked in Market Research and Competitive Intelligence working directly with Pharma and Life Science companies.
Amarpreet holds a PhD in Dental Materials from Queen Mary University of London, a Diploma in Biomedical Engineering from Unicamp (Brazil), a MSc & Diploma in Biomedical Engineering from Imperial College, London, and a BSc in Biomedical Science from Kingston University.
Clinical Pharmacology Services
Surajs team delivers clinical trial databases and data analytics solutions to support clinical pharmacology and pharmacometrics aspects of drug discovery and development.
Suraj earned his Ph.D. in Pharmaceutics from the university at Buffalo (UB), State university of New York (SUNY) and Masters in Pharmaceutical Sciences from South Dakota State University (SDSU). Suraj is a recipient of numerous awards and recognition from the American college of clinical Pharmacology (ACCP), American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientific (AAPS), National Biotechnology Conference (NBC) and University of Buffalo, SUNY. Prior to joining Excelra, he has worked with large pharma companies like Pfizer and Novartis.
Suraj has extensively published original work from graduate research and industry experience. He also serves as a reviewer for various peer reviewed journals. In addition, he is also an adjunct professor at college of pharmacy, University of New England, Portland, ME.
Jesintha has over 16 years of experience in content and knowledge management, scientific data curation operations, building biological databases, analytics tools; product driven projects, end-to-end strategic analysis from technology, market segments, information coverage, features, analytics, functionality, trend and intelligence.
Jesintha has a PhD from Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute, Chennai and Masters from University of Madras. Prior to Excelra, she was a part of the management team of BIOBASE, that resulted in successful M&A with QIAGEN.
Kavita has 10+ years of experience in the healthcare industry. Her expertise includes synthesizing evidence for burden of disease (clinical, economic, and humanistic outcomes), disease landscaping, competitor profiling, PRO measures, pharmacoeconomic models, Health Technology Assessment dossier development, claims database analyses, clinical trial analytics, systematic literature reviews and meta-analyses, white papers, and chart reviews across therapy areas.
Kavita is a clinical doctor with a Masters in Public Health from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Having worked with providers, public health organizations, pharmaceutical organizations, and service providers, her experience includes development of deliverables from payers, providers and social perspectives.
Pharma Analytics Sales
Tarun has 10+ years’ experience in Sales & Marketing (EU/US) with proven experience in Business Development and Portfolio Planning in Global Pharma Industry.
Prior to Excelra, Tarun has been associated with BioXcel Corporation, Sathguru Management Consultants and Grail Research (Integreon) where he had the opportunity to work on various assignments with 8 of the top 10 Pharma companies globally.
He has done his B.Tech – Biotechnology from Kurukshetra University and presently pursuing MBA – International Business from ICFAI. He is a member of the International High IQ Society.