Retired Director, Drugs Control Administration, Government of AP, India with expertise in application, evaluation, enforcement and Statutory Laws related to DRUGS & COSMETICS, Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic substances with over 34 years of experience in various national and international regulatory laws. He is a Life member of Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Registered Pharmacist of AP Pharmacy Council, India, Founder President of Indian Pharmaceutical Association, Vijayawada Branch, AP, India. Presently he is Advisor / Consultant on Regulatory and Enforcement activities to many higly reputed large scale Pharma and Biotech Industries of India
Mr.Adnan Sabir, with more than three decades of Experience in Formulation Development to Approval in USA received his Master's in Pharmaceutical Technology from Nagpur University, India, and continued to earn a second Master’s in Industrial Pharmacy from the Long Island University (LIU), New York. Mr. Sabir has been an active member of AAPS and ISPE organizations currently focusing on PAT and QbD initiatives. He has organized and chaired several scientific symposia at GSK and other international conferences.
Among his significant Accomplishments are:
Received "Excellence" reward from GlaxoSmithKline and Received a U.S. Patent 5,316,772 on "Bilayered Oral Pharmaceutical Composition with pH Dependent Release", May 31, 1994
Managed a team of 120 scientists through 4 DRs., which included resource allocation, career development, hiring, performance objectives/appraisals, merit increases, and bonuses. Developed several Oral Contraceptives (potent drugs), Successfully transferred a "Troche" dosage form from lab scale to production scale, Transferred a directly compressible AQFC (Ziagen) antiviral tablet Technology to GSK’s UK and US Units, Developed, scaled-up, optimized, manufactured, filed and finally got approved from FDA a sustained release resin suspension using Penn kinetic technology, Designed Optimization laboratory and Pilot Plan facility for manufacturing of cGMP batches at Dr. Reddy’s Labs in India. Served as a team leader for several projects in the manufacturing of Clinical Supplies for NCEs from Phase I to IV Compiled and wrote CMC sections of INDA, NDA, ANDA, & MAA for international submissions and US.
A dynamic research professional with nearly 24 years of managerial experience in Project Management, Research & Development with rich expertise in research and product development related to conventional, modified release drug products meeting the requirements of US FDA, TGA, HPFBI, MHRA, MCC guidelines. Well versed with cGMP, ICH guidelines and Proficient in planning, scoping, estimation, tracking & implementation of project plans and swiftly ramping up the projects. Apart from holding many academic positions of distinction, he served in the R & D wings of many reputed Pharmaceutical Industries like Cadilla, Sun Pharma, Aurobindo Pharma, NATCO, Pan Geo Pharma Inc., Montreal, Canada etc. He was also associated with NATCO as well as Genevo Development Services (Medreich) as General Manager, R & D and also with Mandsaur Institute of Pharmacy, MP, India as its Director. During his tenure, NATCO filed for and was granted 3 Patents.
A dynamic young academic and research professional with more than 15 years of teaching / research experience produced 6 Ph. Ds under his guidance and is presently guiding 15 more scholars from four different Universities for Ph. D. and Published about 90 research papers so far. Dr. Murthy supervised 25 Projects since 2004 till date. He is a member of The Indian Pharmaceutical Association and Indian Journal of Pharmacological Society and is on the Editorial Board of 4 Journals. He filed for a Patent vide Application No. 3788/CHE/2010 under the title CONTROLLED RELEASE COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING BORAX-GUAR GUM COMPLEX
A Post Graduate of Science from Gujarath University and did his LLM from Osmania University. He enroled into the Bar in 1978 and entered AP Judicial Service in 1987 as a Munsif Magistrate through APPSC and worked in various capacities as Junior Civil Judge, Senior Civil Judge, Addl. District Judge and District Judge in different Courts through out the State of AP. He held the positions of Legal Advisor to CID of Andhra Pradesh and as Member, Land Reforms Appellate Tribunal till his superannuation in June, 2010. He has been practicing in the High Court of AP since then. A major portion of his service was at Hyderabad, a rare privilege given by the High Court to dedicated, hard working and sincere Judicial Officers. During his tenure as the Legal advisor to CID of Andhra Pradesh, they could frame successful cases against many offenders in various Money Laundering cases.
A Colonel of the Indian Army and a keen academic with a Doctoral degree in Human Rights Education has a proven track record of over 30 years in Personnel Management, General Administration, Training & Development and Oranization Development. An able administrator with multi-disciplinary experience in Govt./Non- Govt./Private Sector at senior level as Director, AP State Resource Centre for Adult Education, Registrar,Vignan University, a large educational Group in the Indian State of Andhra Pradesh and as Commander and Second in Command in the army. Has recent constructive experience in Human Rights Education/Research and efficiently handled legal/financial matters while in the service of the army as well as in the non-govt./private sector, most recently as a free lance consultant/advisor/associate of Law/Business Consulting firms. He published many articles in National/professinal journals and addressed a number of seminars/workshops on issues of contemporary relevance with respect to Human Rights, Social Development and Nation Building.
A Technocrat entrepreneur with rich experience in Project Management spanning over two and half decades in various capacities as Project Engineer, Deputy General Manager and General Manager with highly reputed organisations like Lanco Infratech, ICFAI, Amrutha Estates, Creative Builders etc. Executed many Prestigios Projects like Construction of New Blocks In AP Legislative Assembly, New MLA Quarters, Many Projects of Amrutha Group and ICFAI Campus. Started his own industry and commissioned it in record time.
A renowned Medical Practitioner in the field of Ophthalmology having more than 10 years of experience in Ophthalmology, DR. Venkateswara Rao, did his post graduation from the Premier Medical Institute of India, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). He has many publications to his credit in reputed Indian and International Journals. He also contributed to many text books on Ophthalmology. Currently he is practicing at his own Ophthalmologic clinic in Andhra Pradesh, India. Apart from being a highly talented professional, Dr. Rao is a humanitarian to the core and has served for a number of worthy causes including the organization of innumerable number of free eye camps.