Sushilkumar Nallana

Sushilkumar Nallana


  • Experienced as leader in handling operations, manufacturing operations, general administration including HR, projects, business development in pharma, cosmetic and chemical industry over 25 years.
  • Vast technical experience as well as experience in establishment of new business, facility and management. Has wide exposure in areas ranging from establishing systems to statutory liaisoning.
  • Proven track record of exceeding all production, quality, quality and cost goals. Has considerable experience in implementing Kaizen in plant operations.
  •  Experienced in use of language processing techniques for solving business level problems (trained by Prof. Shiba). Experience in leveraging ERP systems for business processes & lean manufacturing.
  • Has limited exposure to supply chain management
  • Experience in Business Visioning Process


Has interest in business strategy & technology

Work History

Work History
Aug 2001 - Present

General manager - Mfg & SCM

Technova Imaging System
  • Responsible for strategy development & implementation of goals across manufacturing plants.
  • Gives overall direction & guidance to operational managers of three chemical mfg units.
  •  The functions dealt with are Planning, Manufacturing and SCM, Quality assurance, Engineering, Projects, Systems deployment and ERP.
  • Responsible for technology transfer from AGFA-Belgium & HDP – UK.
  • Overall responsible for Safety, health & environment aspects pertaining to the plants.
  • MR for ISO: 9001 (QMS certification).Co-ordinating visioning process for chemical business group
Sep 1990 - Aug 2001

Factory Manager, Business Development Manager

Mul Dentpro Ltd ( Co-packer firm of Hindustan Unilever Ltd)
  • Responsible for setting up cosmetic plant and subsequently operating the unit as factory manager till 1996.
  • As a factory manager was responsible for factory operations like production, quality assurance, engineering, projects, statutory liasioning, general administration & HR.
  •  From 1996 to 1998 was responsible to set up modern cosmetic plant for manufacture of toothpastes and start up of factory operations till 1998.
  • From 1998 to 2001 was responsible for conducting feasibility studies and evaluating new business projects for the group.
  • Responsible for setting up of Menthol extraction plant for group companies.
Mar 1989 - Sep 1990

Asst manager Production

Biogenics Ltd
  • Responsible for production operations and engineering requirements of liquid orals and capsule filling operation as well as liasioning with FDA.
Jun 1986 - Mar 1989

Production Executive

Litaka Pharmacueticals Ltd
  • Responsible for all plant operations of Liquids and capsule manufacturing plants.
  • Projects related to plant automation and deployment of systems
May 1984 - May 1986

Production Executive

Responsible for production operations during shifts for Liquids and subsequently of small volume injectible departments

Jul 1983 - May 1984

Pharmacist Production

Sandoz I ltd
  • Responsible for production operations during shifts for tablets/capsules and liquid orals
Nov 1980 - Jun 1983


  • Responsible for production operations of Capsules, Liquids & tablets


Nov 2006 - Nov 2007

Senior Management Programme ( Strategy)

The course include foundation level subjects of general management in the introductory module followed by subjects of operations strategy,Corporate finance strategy, Mergers & Acquistions,Corporate strategy , Marketing strategy in advanced module

Jul 1982 - Jun 1983

Diploma in Business Management

R.N.Welignkars Institute of management Development

Foundation level course covering for business management subjects with special emphasis on marketing

Nov 1976 - Jul 1980

Bachelor In Pharmacy ( Hons)

Birla Institute of Technology & Science

This is a four year professional course consisting of subjects in pharmacy,applied sciences,engineering subjects and research project



Project Planning

I have set up 4 green field projects for Co-packer firm of HLL