At Biocon Research Limited, Chandrashekhar leads a team of scientists and engineers responsible for Upstream Process Development of Biologics (mAbs). Chandrashekhar has almost a decade of rich experience in developing and scaling-up of upstream processes using mammalian hosts in the Novel and Biosimilar space. In his current role, he leads a team process engineers responsible for developing, characterizing these processes at lab, pilot scale and for scale-up. During his tenure at Biocon, He has played a vital role in supporting the successful launch of CANMAb™ and ALZUMAb™. Chandrashekhar holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (along with Life sciences) and Master’s in Bio-Technology from University of Mysore.