At the young age of 27, Ramanathan began his entrepreneurial journey founding the pharmaceutical company American Remedies, building it into a Rs.100 Crore enterprise as also the 37th largest formulations company in India. In 1999, American Remedies merged with Dr Reddy`s Laboratories. Ramanathan is highly regarded for his ability to spot business opportunities and catch the early waves.
R K Ramanathan, Director
G K Ramani, Director
G K Ramani has been in the pharmaceutical arena for over three decades. As one of American Remedies’ key forces, he gave the company country-wide visibility. An expert who has in-depth knowledge of the industry, and a charismatic leader, he has the credit of having mentored and developed numerous accomplished professionals in this industry.
K R Krishna, Director
Krishna turned angel investor soon after his graduation and has invested in diverse businesses over the past decade. The investments have been into Pharmaceutical, Healthcare & Wellness, Real Estate, Niche Retail & IT. His expertise lies in analyzing businesses not just markets. Krishna’s strategy is based on the tenets of shared entrepreneurial spirit, trustworthy partnership, operational freedom and equitable stakes.
P V Sankar Dass, Director
With over three decades of experience, SankarDass has been an ace strategist, building major brands in the pharma industry, both in India and emerging markets. An all-rounder with skills across sales, marketing, brand management, alliances, acquisitions and also successfully creating a leadership pipeline. Prior to this, he was the VP in Dr. Reddy’s Labs as also, the founder of a consulting firm.
Abhay Pandey, Nominee Director
As Managing Director of Sequoia Capital. he spearheads investments in healthcare, energy and outsourcing sectors. Some of his investments include Moolchand Hospitals and Ind-Bharath Power. Prior to Sequoia Capital, he was head of Real Estate & Infrastructure Investment Banking at DSP Merrill Lynch where he led capital raising, including the largest Indian IPO for DLF Ltd. Previously, Abhay worked at McKinsey & Co, in Mumbai and Johannesburg. He received an MBA from IIM Calcutta and a B. Tech. in CS and Engineering from IIT Bombay. Abhay represents Sequoia, the current investors in Curatio.
Anjana Sasidharan, Nominee Director
Anjana is a Vice President with Sequoia Capital India. Prior to joining Sequoia, Anjana spent four years with McKinsey & Co. At McKinsey, she advised clients across multiple sectors in India on Strategy, as well as Sales &Marketing. Anjana holds an MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad where she was an Aditya Birla Scholar, and a BS in Electronics & Communication Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, where she was a Lucent Global Science Scholar. Anjana represents Sequoia who are the current investors in Curatio.