Organising Committee – BioAsia 2016


Dr. K V Raghavan

Scientist Emeritus and Former Director, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad.


Mr. Arvind Kumar IAS

Secretary, Department of Industries and Commerce, Government of Telangana, Hyderabad

Mr. K. Manicka Raj IAS

Commissioner of Industries, Government of Telangana, Hyderabad

Dr. T Madhan Mohan

Advisor, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India

Mr. Venkat Narsimha Reddy

Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Telangana State Industrial & Infrastructure Corporation (TSIIC), Hyderabad

Dr. Vijay Kumar Kutala

Secretary General, FABA and Additional Professor of Biochemistry, Dept. of Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences [NIMS], Hyderabad

Dr. P V Appaji

Director General, Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Council, Government of India

Mr. CSN Murthy

Chief Executive Officer, Aurigene, Hyderabad

Dr. Ahmed Kamal

Project Director, National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education & Research and Acting Director, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad

Dr. GVJA Harshvardhan

Director, Bharat Biotech International Ltd., Hyderabad

Mr. Utkarsh Palnitkar

‎Partner & National Head - Advisory & Life Sciences Practice, KPMG India, Mumbai

Mr. P. Gopal Krishnan

Director & Principal Consultant, Stabaka Consulting Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad and Director, Foundation for Neglected Disease Research, Bangalore

Mr. Surya Rao

Managing Director, Technology Business Incubator, BITS Pilani, Hyderabad Campus

Mr. Saurabh Garg

Associate Director - Business Operation & Management, Nektar Therapeutics, Hyderabad


Mr. Shakthi M. Nagappan

Executive Secretary, FABA and Technology Development Professional, International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Hyderabad – Chief Executive Officer, BioAsia


Ms. Paridhi Gupta

Head – Global Business Development and Partnerships

Mr. Rajesh Aakula

Manager – Operations

Mr. Y.V.Chalapati Rao


Ms. R. Divya

Front Desk Executive