Sr. Director - Business Development (US East)
Jay is a graduate from UDCT (Mumbai, India), and holds a Ph.D in Organic Chemistry from National Chemical Laboratory (Pune, India). His educational training also includes post-doctoral fellowships at Harvard University (USA) with Prof. Stuart Schreiber's lab & at the National Institutes of Health (NIDDK, USA). He has also pursued an Executive Masters in Technology Management from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Business School.
Jay has over 15 plus years of extensive experience in multinational big pharma and start-up biotech in functions including research, business development, R&D operations, licensing and consulting. This includes experience with employers such as AstraZeneca (Oncology), law firm in Boston and venture capital firm experience in the areas of bio-tech, pharmaceutical and nutraceuticals. Jay most recently led the business development efforts for the CRAMS division (Pharma & Nutraceuticals) at AuroSource (Div. of Aurobindo Pharma) for North America. He has also been the co-founder & COO for Manus Biosynthesis.
He has more than two dozen international publications and over 20 plus Patents to his credit in the Oncology therapeutic area. Jay joined Jubilant in 2014.