Advisory Board Members & Speakers

Guest of Honor

Ravi Udaya Bhaskar

Director General

Pharmaceuticals Export Promotion Council of India, (PHARMEXCIL)

Mr. Ravi Udaya Bhaskar joined as Drugs Inspector in the Andhra Pradesh State, Drugs Control Administration in the year 1989. He has completed his M.Pharm from Andhra University. Mr. Bahskar has worked in various capacities in Drugs Control Administration of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana., General Manager, Andhra Pradesh Medical Services Corporation, Secretary General, All India Drugs Control Officers Confederation (AIDCOC) since last 17 years, President, All India Drugs Control Officers Confederation (AIDCOC) from 1999-2003. Mr. Bhaskar joined on 29.12.2015 as Additional Executive Director, in Pharmaceuticals Export Promotion Council of India, (PHARMEXCIL), Govt of India. He is appointed as Director General, Pharmexcil on 30.12.2016. After assuming the charge of Director General, the Indian Pharmaceutical exports has been to a tune of $ 17.27 billion FY 2018 first time in the history of Indian pharma exports.


Special Guest

Daara Patel

Secretary General

Indian Drug Manufacturers' Association

Shri. Raghuveer Kini

Executive Director



Prashant Kane

Senior Vice President - R&D, PMO, Site Head

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Prof Pierre Pienaar


World Packaging Organisation

Sriman Banerjee

Head Packaging Development Global Respiratory Category

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare

Dr. Ravi Prakash Mathur

Senior Director Supply Chain - Head of Logistics ,Central Planning and Corporate Sourcing

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

Barun Dey

Director- Packaging Development

Dr Reddy’s laboaratories

Kishan Singh

Managing Director

Global Integrated Business Solutions

HUA(Richard) Xiong

International Affairs Director

China Pharmarceutical Packaging Association (CNPPA)

Ajay Patil

National Sales Head

Busch Vacuum India Pvt. Ltd.

Ashit Sikka


Terumo Pharmaceutical Solutions- India, Thailand and Malaysia

Ashok Kumar Bhattacharya

Executive Director

Takeda Pharmaceuticals India Pvt. Ltd.

Avinash Bangale

General Manager - Machine Business

Mamata Machinery's Packaging

Avinash Talwar

Director -Global Supply Chain Management PM & MRO

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

Barun Dey

Director- Packaging Development

Dr Reddy’s laboaratories

Bill Welch

Chief Technology Officer


Chakravarthi AVPS

Global Ambassador

World Packaging Organisation

Chintan Patel


Uniworth Enterprises LLP

Chris Ryan

Vice President - Global Generics

West Pharma Inc.

Crystal Edwards

Packaging Development Manager

Aspen Pharmacare

Dheeraj Anand

Head –Business Development( West India)


Dr. Bharati Nadkarni

Vice President

Sun Pharma

Emmanuelle Quentin

Marketing Director, Pharma Systems

BD - Greater Asia

Kaushik Roy

Head - R&D (OSD) - Packaging Development

Mylan Labs

Klaus Braig

Sales and Global Account Director

Uhlmann Pac-Systeme GmbH & Co

Kok Li Kwang

Manager - Technical Support, Asia Pacific

West Pharma

Lokesh Patel

Vice President [ Track & Trace ]

Aseptic Technocraft Pvt. Ltd.

Manoj Padhy

National Sales Head

Huhtamaki PPL LTD.

Milagro Lopez

Director - Segment Marketing, Generics

West Pharma Inc.

Mini Nair

Global Topic Expert

Desiccant & Barrier Chemistry

Prasad Satam

Associate Vice President - Packaging Research Development

Aurobindo Pharma Ltd

Pushpa Vijayaraghavan


Sathguru Management Consultants

Riccardo Prete

Product Management Specialist

Ompi - Stevanato Group

HUA(Richard) Xiong

International Affairs Director

China Pharmarceutical Packaging Association (CNPPA)

Rohit Mehta

Corporate Director

SMI Coated Products Pvt Ltd

Sachin S Gije

Manager - Sales (Closures and Containers)

Sacmi Engineering India Pvt. Ltd.

Sanjay J. Sonar

Subject Matter Expert - Tracibility

Optel Group

Santanu Chowdhury

Senior General Manager - Packaging Development

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Sivasankar Nagarajan


Sandilyam Automation Systems

Soumyanath Mishra

Head & DGM - Packaging Development

Mankind Research Centre

Sourav Mitra

Vice President (Packaging Strategy)

Mylan Labs

Surendra Deodhar

Vice President , Head - Materials Management

Reliance Life Sciences

Sunesh Kumar Yadav

General Manager (Sales-Board)

Century Pulp & Paper

Suresh Pattathil

Chief Executive Officer

Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Umesh Kagade

Segment manager

HP Indigo

Upendra Vanarase


Trio India