Sanjay was born in India and raised in the United States and Canada.
Father holds a PhD in genetics and his
mother was an English teacher.
comes from a family that instilled in him deep values around education, contribution and community.
After obtaining his PhD in medical physiology from the University of Ottawa, Canada, he completed post-doctoral training with world-renowned scientists in Japan and Switzerland.
He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, a rare distinction for a non-physician.
Sanjay started his career at Alliance Pharmaceutical in San Diego, CA and then worked at Bracco Diagnostics in Princeton, NJ.
spent almost 10 years in the Johnson & Johnson family of companies, lastly as VP, R&D Pharmaceuticals, Asia Pacific & Japan.
Following J&J, Sanjay was SVP Development at regenerative medicine start-up Garnet BioTherapeutics.
In 2010, Sanjay successfully transitioned from an R&D executive to President & CEO of an emerging, commercial stage company in regenerative medicine, Aesthetic Factors.
He started VIAS in 2013 with the aspiration to take his diverse experiences and global network to partner with entrepreneurs and companies to advance their business with value, innovation and strategy.