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Plant Leadership Team

The Caplin Steriles management is headed by Chairman Shri.C.C.Paarthipan, supported by a professional management team under the guidance of

Mr Saravanaraja Subramanian
Vice President – Quality

He is a post graduate in Microbiology and having about 21+ years of experience in various technical regimes of Pharmaceutical industry such as Regulatory Affairs, Quality Assurance and Quality Control. Prior to Caplin Steriles Limited, he worked with PharmSol Group and Indian Multinational Companies such as Dr. Reddy’s, Ranbaxy, Lupin and Glenmark-to name a few, in various roles and responsibilities.
In Caplin Steriles Limited, he is heading the Overall Quality Operations.
In his career, he has handled several regulatory inspections as a Quality Head. As a consultant, he led several EUGMP certification projects, USFDA Inspections and Remediation Projects in the Middle East, China and Europe.
As an APIC certified Auditor and Member of European Compliance Academy he has audited various pharmaceutical companies manufacturing OSD, Sterile Dosage formulations and sterile and non-sterile API.

Mr Hari Kishan K
Head – Regulatory Affairs

Harikishan was associated with Caplin since 2013 as Head – Regulatory Affairs (Regulated Markets). Prior to joining Caplin, Mr. Harikishan was employed with Gland Pharma Limited since 2001 and was responsible for regulatory dossier submissions in regulated markets including US, Europe, Canada, Australia, Brazil etc. Mr. Harikishan has nearly 30 years of pharma industry experience, majority of it in sterile injectable domain comprising of Regulatory affairs, production and quality control. He was instrumental in establishing regulatory affairs team at Caplin and was responsible for getting the ANDA approvals in US for Caplin’s own ANDA submissions.

Sathish Krishnan – Vice-president Regulatory Affairs

Sathish Krishnan, experienced Regulatory Affairs Professional with the major work exposure in managing the global regulatory submissions, to design, execute regulatory strategies and maintain compliance of approved marketing authorizations. He brings 16+ years of hands-on experience in pharmaceutical regulatory affairs. He holds Master of Pharmacy in Pharmacy Practice. Prior to joining Caplin, he held various roles in Regulatory Affairs at Apotex, Pfizer, Mylan and Strides. In the current role as Vice-president Regulatory Affairs, he is responsible for the Global Regulatory Submissions and Pharmacovigilance at Caplin Steriles Limited.

Dr. Sachin Patil – Associate Vice President, R&D Analytical

Dr. Sachin Patil has 18 years of experience in analytical method development in pharmaceutical industry. He holds Doctorate in Chemistry from S.R.M.U. Nanded (Maharashtra). Prior to Caplin he was leading analytical development in Emcure Pharmaceuticals, USV Ltd, Wockhardt and Cipla. He has worked for filing of various dosage forms like complex injectables (Liposomes, nano particle formulations, suspensions emulsions and lyophilized products), peptide, ophthalmic, Oncology injectables and solid orals for various markets like US, EU Canada, Australia, Brazil and ROW. Dr. Sachin has experience on characterization of different complex drug delivery systems with data interpretation and satisfactory response to regulatory agencies. Currently he is responsible for analytical method development and method validation laboratory at Caplin Sterile Limited.

Mr Sathya Narayanan M
Chief Financial Officer

A Chartered Accountant by Profession with 17 + years of rich experience and expertise in varied roles namely Corporate Finance, Business Finance, Corporate Accounts, Project Finance, Audits, Treasury and Taxation across Asian Paints, ACC Cements and Thomas Cook group (Sterling Holidays).

Twelve years of experience in Asian Paints Ltd. with responsibilities spanning entire Finance & Accounts including Financial Planning, Analysis & Reporting to the Executive Council, Audit Committee and Board of Directors. The Annual Report of Asian Paints Ltd for FY 12-13 which was prepared by Self with a team of professionals had won the ICAI Award for Best published Annual Report in its category.

Handled various strategic cost reduction, productivity enhancement and optimization initiatives across all key functions like Sales, Marketing, Supply Chain, Manpower, etc thru multiple projects.

Was part of a three member core team that successfully contributed from Concept to Commissioning in setting up a World Class fully automated green field Paint manufacturing facility near Chennai

Experience in handling Consolidated Financials involving multi-layered international subsidiaries & joint ventures. Excellent People Management skills, having led more than 10 CA’s thru guidance, mentoring & motivation to deliver enhanced results

Immense experience in handling due diligence projects by leading a team of professionals in integration involving Mergers & Acquisitions