Shankar Menon is a Regulatory Affairs Associate at Apobiologix, a division of Apotex. He completed his Masters in Biochemical Engineering from University College London, UK in 2011 and began his career with Lonza Biologics Plc, as a Biotechnologist. After short stint at Lonza, Shankar joined PAREXEL Consulting as a Regulatory Associate and worked in the field of biosimilars before moving to Bangalore, India.
At Strides Arcolab, Bangalore, he joined marketing and worked in product management and portfolio expansion activities. He also worked with Clinton Health Foundation and UN for developing pharmaceutical products for low and middle-income countries.
In his current role at Apobiologix, he provides technical advice, support and services to Quality Control, Research and Development and Sales and Marketing. He also supports compilation, preparation and submission of regulatory dossiers for biosimilar products in international markets.
In his free time, he enjoys traveling, mentoring new graduates and has interests in the evolving field of pharmaceutical ecommerce and data analytics.