Dr. Rajinder Kumar
President — Discovery Research, Development and Commercialization (4)
Dr. Rajinder Kumar was the President and head of our Research, Development and Commercialization function until June 30, 2009.
He is a graduate of the University of London, the University of Birmingham and the University of Dundee.
After receiving his degree in Medicine and Surgery, he obtained his post-graduate diploma in psychiatry and neurology from The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1990.
has held various leadership roles in the vision, development and implementation of the overall brand strategies to support the research and development and business development operations across different therapeutic areas within the pharmaceutical industry.
He has extensive experience in drug development, regulatory affairs, and commercial strategy in North America, Europe, Japan and the rest of Asia.
has presented at various international meetings, has chaired international symposia and scientific advisory boards and has to his
credit a range of highly respected publications.
He is a member of many international scientific and clinical organizations, including being a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine and a member of the Institute of Directors in the United Kingdom.
has an extensive history of building and managing strong result-focused teams.
wide array of experience across research and development, expertise in regulatory affairs across the globe and clinical expertise, coupled with membership in various international forums, Dr. Kumar
adds significant strength to our organizational capabilities.
Prior to joining us, he was an independent consultant to several organizations in the areas of medical and commercial strategy and in the development of early stage molecules to proof-of-concept.