Dr. Pirthi Pal Singh is an Assistant Manager in Drug Delivery at Panacea Biotec Limited, Navi-Mumbai, India. He has obtained graduation degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences and M. Tech., Ph.D. (Tech.) in Bioprocess Technology from Mumbai University, India. He has also obtained post graduate diploma in Patent Law and Practice. He secured third position (Bronze Medal) at Mumbai University in Chemical Technology Management course. He has over six years of experience in pharmaceutical industries. His major research interests include Nanotechnology based Drug Delivery Systems, Melt Extrusion, Extrusion-Spheronization, Taste Masking, Mouth Dissolving, Upstream and Downstream Processing of Biomolecules, Enzymatic Biotransformation and Supercritical Fluid Processing. He has also worked in the area of sales & marketing and Techno-marketing.
He has represented India as a Team Leader at the finals of Biotechnology - Young Entrepreneur Scheme at Oxford, UK, and Won Elevator’s Pitch Award. He has mentored many Business Presentation and few of them has been presented at BEST-India (Biotechnology Entrepreneurship Student Teams).
He has over 50 presentations and publications in national/international conferences/peer reviewed journals. His research presentations have won various awards at national and international conferences. He has filed nine international/ national patents and three of them have been granted. One of his patents filed during PhD is licensed to Bajaj Healthcare Ltd, India.
He is currently Chairperson, Young Scientist Mentor Protégé committee and Member, Young Scientist Committee of CRS.