He iS an Operations Professional with good knowledge of Large scale manufacturing of Bulk drug substance with expertise on upstream processing i.e., Fermentation. He is M.Sc (Microbiology) with 12+ years of experience in the field of Fermentation, Validations, Support functions and handling of Quality Management system in vaccine industry. He has expertise in Media preparation, Buffer preparation and reagents for production of Recombinant Hepatitis B vaccine (Pichia pastoris based platform). He has expertise in operations of Upstream processing area (Fermentation) for Recombinant Hepatitis B vaccine (Pichia pastoris based platform). He is well versed with Quality risk management, Establishment/implementation of QMS in existing and upcoming manufacturing units, Validations (Process, cleaning, system and equipment).