Head of Quality
Mr. Sriram Akundi is the Head of Quality at Biocon Ltd. He joined Biocon in 2003. Since then, Sriram has held positions of increasing responsibility in the company, including Head of Quality for Biologics. He also led Quality Assurance, Quality Control and Regulatory Affairs for the India and Malaysia operations.
Sriram’s deep functional expertise and understanding of the business have played a valuable role in strengthening quality systems and implementing strategic initiatives in the organization. He has led over a hundred regulatory inspections with regulatory bodies such as the US FDA, EMA, PMDA Japan, Health Canada and TGA Australia. Several product approvals were obtained globally under his leadership.
He has a diverse experience of over 20 years in quality, regulatory & research and product development. Prior to Biocon, Sriram worked with Intas Biopharmaceuticals as Assistant General Manager and Shantha Biotechnics as Senior Scientist.
Sriram holds a Doctorate in Life Sciences from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.