Shashidhar R.

Medical director with 13+ years in executive roles in Pharmaceutical industry

Switzerland
English, Hindi

Professional with 13+ years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry. Specializes in executive roles in medical pharmacological research.

  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Program and Project Management

400

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Medical Director, Europe - Renal Rare Diseases, Respiratory & Heart Failure

Novartis
4 years
Current position
Jun 2019 - Present
Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. As a leading global medicines company, we use innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative...see more

Area Medical Director, Consumer Healthcare & OTC, Indian Subcontinent

GSK
2 years
Jul 2017 - Jun 2019
GSK plc, formerly GlaxoSmithKline plc, is a British multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company.

Head, Medical & Scientific Affairs, Nestle, South Asia

Nestlé
2 years
Feb 2015 - Jun 2017
Nestlé is a Swiss multinational food and drink processing conglomerate corporation

Global Medical Affairs Director, Respiratory, Global Medical Affairs

Novartis
2 years
Nov 2012 - Jan 2015
Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. As a leading global medicines company, we use innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative...see more

Head, Global Medical Affairs & HEOR, India Operations

Novartis
4 years
Aug 2008 - Nov 2012
Novartis is reimagining medicine to improve and extend people’s lives. As a leading global medicines company, we use innovative science and digital technologies to create transformative...see more

Vice President, Health and Life Sciences,

Accenture
1 year
Apr 2007 - Aug 2008
Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security.

Country Manager & COO

ASG Inc, India Office, Chennai
10 months
Jun 2006 - Apr 2007
Country Manager & COO at ASG.

Head, Regional Medical Research Specialists

Pfizer India
2 years
Jan 2004 - Jun 2006
Breakthroughs That Change Patients' Lives: Pfizer is a leading research-based biopharmaceutical company. We apply science and our global resources to deliver innovative therapies that e...see more

Associate, Product Development and Marketing

Elsevier
1 year
Apr 2002 - Jun 2003
Elsevier is a Netherlands-based academic publishing company specializing in scientific, technical, and medical content.

Head, Anesthesiology and Critical Care

The Bangalore Hospital
5 years
Oct 1996 - Aug 2001
Head, Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Bangalore Hospital.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biotech, Pharma & Life Sciences

Role experience

  • C-Level & Leadership
  • Program and Project Management