Chief Executive Officer
He is the driving force and mastermind behind the SRS Life Sciences Group. He founded SRS in 2001 after a long legacy that stretches back to 1997.
Passionate about ideas and health, he works tirelessly to bring novel solutions to markets around the world as we bid to become "one of the most innovative life sciences companies in the world.
Dr. Ratnakar Mehendre
Chief Science Officer
With a career spanning over 20 years in the pharmaceutical industry, he has a wealth of experience in setting up and managing R&D functions. As a CSO, he develops NDDS, complex drug molecules and generic products; from design through to manufacturing. Prior to joining SRS, he was successful in building a state-of-the-art R&D function for Ind-Swift in Mumbai and worked for 12 years as the Head of R&D at Alkem Laboratories,where he created state of the art BA/BE centre which is approved by USFDA/UK-MHRA, and was responsible for first UK-MHRA & USFDA filings.
Jose Miguel Retamal
Chief Business Officer
A pharmacist at heart and a business development specialist by day, he combines his passion and knowledge of pharmaceuticals with an uncanny ability to build relationships and negotiate deals. He joined SRS in 2014 as a BD Manager and has worked his way up into the position of Chief Business Officer, heading a global sales and business development team spanning all continents. A career spanning over 18 years has allowed him to experience everything from R&D to Sales & Marketing.
Chief Operating Officer
He joined SRS in 2017 after a successful career with the Indian Navy spanning nearly 16 years. He has the unique experience of commanding two ships as well as being responsible for Naval training at the National Defence Academy in Pune, India. A member of a number of diplomatic delegations to UK, Japan, Russia, Indonesia and Singapore and a vast experience in Naval Operations bring a unique spin to the management of pharmaceutical operations.
Chief People Officer
His affiliation with SRS started in 2016. In his role, he oversees several functions including HR, IT, Workspace, PR and Communications. Prior to joining SRS, he was working as strategic HR consultant and executive coach for Jurado & Associates, an organisation that he founded. He spent most of his career in Financial Services working for Barclays and Morgan Stanley.