RESONANCE TEAM


The Resonance team is well balanced with expertise in chemistry, production, regulatory and in overall project management. The senior management has extensive experience with multinational pharmaceutical and chemical companies such as Astra Pharmaceuticals (now Astra Zeneca), SmithKline (now GSK), Schering-Plough, Novo Nordisk and global consulting organizations such as McKinsey & Company.


Director & CEO: Tushar Gore, Ph.D.

Dr. Gore completed his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. He joined the Ph.D. program after graduating from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, at the top of his class in the Bachelor’s program. Tushar worked at McKinsey & Company before heading the marketing strategy group at Novo Nordisk for the Diabetes, Growth Hormone, and Clotting factors businesses. He also started the US office in NJ in 2009 and is now heading the operations of the company from Bangalore.


Director & Head, QA: Ramya Kumbale, M.S.

Ms. Ramya Kumbale joined Resonance after working for Schering-Plough Research Institute (SPRI) and Cima Labs. In both companies, Ramya developed oral drug-delivery formulations and, in SPRI, worked on an NDA submission. She graduated at the top of her class in B.Pharm. from Mysore University and subsequently completed her Masters in Pharmaceutics from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Ramya also has a Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs certificate from Temple University, PA, and is a co-author on two patents in the field of drug-delivery.


General Manager, R&D & QC: Dr. Ramachandra Puranik, Ph.D.

Dr. Puranik recently joined Resonance. He has extensive experience – over 21 years – in product development both in generics (with Dr. Reddy’s, Jubiliant, Hetero Drugs), with a special emphasis in Oncology, and in NCE development with Astra-Zeneca. He has a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Osmania University. He will drive to expand the product offerings for Resonance in his R&D role as well as manage the QC lab and analytical development.


Sr. Manager & Head, Production & Maintenance: S. Shanmugam, M.S.

Mr. Shanmugam has been with Resonance for 20 years. During his tenure he has held various positions in QC, QA, R&D and Production and has been responsible for development of the newer products such as Atropine and Homatropine. His previous experience with Production and knowledge of QA enables him to run the operations efficiently while ensuring compliance with the regulatory requirements.


Sr. Manager & Head, Corporate Affairs: V.V. Inamdar, M.S.

Mr. Inamdar has been with Resonance since its inception in Bangalore, and has held several roles through his 30 years of service. Most recently he was heading production and now with his wealth of experience in all of the areas, he is contributing to the various statutory representations for the company.


Manager, Accounts and Admin: M. Raveendranatha (Ravi), M.Com.

Mr. Ravi manages all the finance and accounting activities for Resonance. He has more than 15 years experience and single-handedly manages all the accounting and regulatory filing activities for the company. Recently, he has taken the additional responsibility of the Admin and HR functions for the company as well.


Deputy Manager, Commercial: Pallavi M., M.B.A.

Ms. Pallavi is responsible for the critical area of materials management including procurement, stores and sales. She has more than 10 years experience and since joining Resonance, Pallavi has made important contributions in the sales and dispatch functions and has now taken on the entire materials management area.


K.N. Subbaswami, Ph.D.

Dr. Subbaswami started Resonance Labs in Bangalore in 1984. He has more than 40 years of experience in the field. A Ph.D. in Chemical technology and post-doctoral experience at Vanderbilt University, Dr. Subbaswami worked at multinational organizations such as SmithKline & French and Astra IDL in various technical and managerial functions prior to starting Resonance.


Tushar Gore, Ph.D.

Dr. Gore completed his Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Minnesota. He joined the Ph.D. program after graduating from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, at the top of his class in the Bachelor’s program. Tushar worked at McKinsey & Company before heading the marketing strategy group at Novo Nordisk for the Diabetes, Growth Hormone, and Clotting factors businesses. He also started the US office in NJ in 2009 and is now heading the operations of the company from Bangalore.


Ramya Kumbale, M.S.

Ms. Ramya Kumbale joined Resonance after working for Schering-Plough Research Institute (SPRI) and Cima Labs. In both companies, Ramya developed oral drug-delivery formulations and, in SPRI, worked on an NDA submission. She graduated at the top of her class in B.Pharm. from Mysore University and subsequently completed her Masters in Pharmaceutics from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. Ramya also has a Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs certificate from Temple University, PA, and is a co-author on two patents in the field of drug-delivery.