Dr. G. Sudesh Kumar has held several prominent positions and led a number of research and technology teams at ICI Corporate Research Center, Mumbai, ICI Paints, Hyderabad, GE India Technology Center & GE Silicones at Bangalore and GE Plastics, Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands. He was also a visiting faculty at Center for Photochemical Sciences at Bowling Green State University, USA. He also held senior management positions at leading Indian contract research and testing organizations like Shriram Institute for Industrial Research, Vimta Labs and Shiva Analyticals India Ltd in the past.. In recent past, Dr. Kumar was Director, Consumer Testing Services for SGS India and established textile, polymer, food and automotive components testing labs and led a team of 1000 employees. Dr. Kumar has 40 research publications, 5 patents and published four books.
Dr. Kumar was awarded Ph.D degree in 1982 from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He did his post-doctoral work at Bowling Green State University, Ohio and University of Florida, Gainesville, USA on programs related to targeted drug delivery, photopolymers and biomaterials.
Mr. Sitaram is currently heading the ores & minerals Division and has contributed significantly towards establishing ores & minerals lab as a market leader in India. Sitaram has implemented geochemical analytical methods adhering to International guidelines for major exploration and mining companies based in India, Middle East and Africa.
Mr. Sitaram is a graduate in Chemistry from Osmania University and joined Shiva lab in 2000. He was appointed later as DGM (Lab Operations). He worked in Activation Laboratories Limited., Ontario, Canada between 2013-15 and re-joined Shiva in early 2015
Dr. Alagesan has 25 years of professional experience in various reputed R&D labs such as Sami Labs, Bangalore and Global Calcium, Hosur, heading analytical/QA divisions in drugs & pharmaceuticals and herbal products. Dr. Alagesan also having rich experience in material characterization, inorganic material analysis, food and agricultural testing, environmental testing at SGS India labs at Chennai, Shri Ram Institute for Industrial Research, Bangalore and Shiva Analyticals, Bangalore.
Dr. Alagesan has got his doctoral degree from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore in the field of organometallic chemistry. Dr. Alagesan has got Gold medal for standing first in all subjects in B.Sc. and University 4th Rank in M.Sc. He rejoined Shiva Analyticals in 2012.
Mr. M. Sathya Moorthy carries more than 17 years of analytical experience on contract analytical services exclusively on quality systems like OECD-GLP, cGMP, ISO/IEC 17025:2017, ISO 9001: 2015, IS 18001:2007 etc., from various contract research organizations. Currently he is the overall responsible person to maintain the quality systems at Shiva Analyticals (India) Private Limited. He has played a key role in establishing the quality systems meeting the cGMP standards and he is also an NABL empanelled assessor as per ISO/IEC 17025:2017. He is responsible for maintaining the cGMP compliance steered by CFR Title 21 parts § 210, § 211, § 11 and other quality systems like ISO 9001:2015, ISO/IEC 17025:2017 and IS 18001:2007.
Mr. Sathya Moorthy, is a post graduate in applied chemistry from Coimbatore Institute of Technology, and worked for CROs like Eurofins-Advinus, Vanta Bioscience, wherein he expertised on analytical method development and method validations on drug matrices
Mr. Rajnish Kumar Singh has more than 14 years of learning and exposure in the field of marketing and business development of laboratory services, molecular diagnostics and pharmaceutical industries. Prior to joining Shiva Analyticals, Mr. Singh was in international business development assignment with BioGenex, business development role at Vimta Lab Ltd., and Sales position at Panacea Biotec Ltd. having started his career in Sales functions of AstraZeneca Pharma India Ltd.
Mr. Singh is designated as D.G.M. Sales & Marketing at Shiva Analyticals and primarily focusing on expansion of Pharma lab business. Mr. Singh is a Science graduate from Calcutta University with a post-graduation in business Management.
Mr. Sanjeev Arora is an IT and Finance professional and also has rich experience in Quality Management System, Digitization and business process reengineering. He is proficient in continuous improvement techniques like Total Productive Management (TPM), Mistake Proofing (Poka Yoke), Kaizen, 5S etc. Mr. Arora is also an auditor for SA 8000, Lead Auditor for ISO 9000:2000 and well versed with other quality standards. He has played key role in maintaining Computer System validation (CSV), Data Integrity, GAMP5 and cGMP compliance in association QA team.
Mr. Arora has 25 years of experience in various industries. He has developed various IT based management tools and systems to assist the managements in improving the quality, productivity and profitability of the organizations. He has also extensively worked on developing MIS systems (Digital cockpit) to support top management.
Mr. Kalyan is the lab manager for the Pharma Lab and is handling all sample testing requirements pertaining to the Pharma Industry as per norms lead by national and international Drug controlling authorities. He is also expertised in testing in food industry, especially on pesticide residues.
Mr. Kalyan is a post graduate in bio-technology from Bangalore University. He has immense experience with testing labs like TUV SUD South Asia, Bhagavathi Ana Labs, TUV Rheinland India Pvt Ltd., counting to an overall experience of 13 years.
Mr. S. Mallikarjuna Rao has post graduate degree in Analytical Chemistry with more than 32 years of hands on experience in Chemical Laboratories in India and Overseas. Is qualified NABL Assessor (ISO/IEC 17025) and qualified FSSAI - Senior Food Analyst. Trained on NABL 17034: 2016 - General requirements for the competence of reference material producers, NABL 17043: 2010 - General requirements for proficiency testing & Integrated Management Systems as per ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001.
Mr. S. Mallikarjuna Rao has worked in various testing & research laboratories including Vimta Labs, ITC, SGS, Bureau Veritas, Bhagavathi Ana Labs. Has rich experience in installation of sampling systems, setting up of the quality control and research laboratories, training and capability development for sampling and testing of Food and Agricultural Products, Industrial Pollution & Environment, Industrial Hygiene, Industrial Minerals, Metals, Energy Minerals and Geological Samples etc.