Ketan R. Patel, Chairman & Managing
Dr. Ketan Patel, has more than 30 years of experience in the pharma industry. He is an innovator, entrepreneur and pharmacist. For his excellence in the academic area, he has received gold medals both at the graduate and post graduate levels.
Dr. Patel's passion for innovation has been in the area of Novel Drug Delivery, wherein he has several patents to his credit. Dynapar AQ, the first of his inventions, is world's first painless diclofenac injection. He also invented Dynapar QPS, a novel technology for topical drug delivery. Both his innovations have won several National Awards.
His strengths as entrepreneur lie in three major domains - Marketing, Human Resource Development and Execution. He has conceptualized, developed and implemented unique in-house training modules which have built strong teams in the organization & set up business management systems within the organization, to augment execution.
Considering Dr. Patel’s academic excellence, expertise and extensive contribution in Pharmaceutical sector, Hon’ble President of India has appointed him as a Chairperson in the first Board of Governors (BoG) of NIPER-Ahmedabad. Dr. Patel also extends his services to the Centre for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship at IIM-Ahmedabad by invitation, as a mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs.