Kuldeepak Sharma

Summary

Pharmaceutical scientist with 20 years experience in research, and product development including: new formulation, analytical, process and technology development and validation; project leadership; project planning; project management; patent research; managing research, development and engineeringgroups. Organized, innovative and entrepreneurial.

Work History

Work History

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* Plan, design and formulate more than 100 formulations using NovaBay compounds for nasal, ophthalmic, and dermal applications. Based on this project NovaBay signed 50 million dollars deal with Galderma

* Successful completion of new process qualification and validation for enzyme strip manufacturing; resulted in annual savings of $200K. * Developed unique drug / technology selection model for various drug delivery platforms. Local company used model in technology selection and realized savings of $600K. * Managed successful technology transfer of complex drug-device system from Japan to U.S. Led project team to Yamanouchi Japan for technology transfer to YS Pharma. $100M market potential for new products. * Managed and completed $1.5M, Alprazolam (Xanax) project from conception to clinical trials. Subsequently received company award. * Inventor of ten filed and six issued U.S. patents. Proposed, conceived, and completed numerous innovative ideas and products. * Authored 12 journal papers and presentations and three book review chapters dealing with various technologies, new formulations, and products.

Specialties:

Senior pharmaceutical consultant with 20 years experience in research, business and product development including: new formulation, process and technology development and validation; project leadership; project planning; project management; patent research; managing research, development and engineering groups. Organized, innovative and entrepreneurial.

May 2003 - Present

Pharmaceutical Consultant

Globe Business Group
Jan 2000 - Apr 2003

Staff Process Engineer

LIFESCAN (Johnson & Johnson Company)

* Lead a project dealing with blood glucose products using Six Sigma concepts. * Improved manufacturing process for current and future blood glucose products. * Successful completion of new process qualification and validation for enzyme strip manufacturing; $200K annual saving.

Education

Education

BS

University of Delhi
Jan 1980 - Dec 1986

Ph.D.

University of Utah