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.
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.
Kshitij Sheth, Nominee Director
Kshitij is a nominee of ChrysCapital, who are investors in Curatio. He has been with ChrysCapital since April 2011 and focuses on the pharmaceuticals sector. Kshitij was previously with Citigroup Global Capital Markets and received an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and a BS in Economics from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.