Pavan HandaSenior Vice President, Business Development & Strategy at Kashiv BioSciences LLC
Pavan leads business development, product selection, and business strategy at Kashiv BioSciences. He has held senior management positions in business development and commercialization at some of the leading specialty pharmaceutical, drug delivery, and life sciences companies, where he was responsible for building and diversifying the product portfolio, revenue-mix, and strategic partnerships, resulting in significantly increased profitability and market valuation. Over the past 25 years, he has served as Senior Vice President of Business Development at Antares Pharma, Vice President of Business Development & Alliance Management at Noven Pharmaceuticals, Director of Business Development and Marketing at Enzon, and Manager of Biomedical Business Development at Union Carbide. He has completed over fifty deals that have generated billions of dollars in value creation through strategic partnering, licensing, M&A, and commercialization of new products and ventures. Pavan holds a B.A. Honors degree in Economics from the University of Delhi, and an M.B.A. with dual majors in Finance and Marketing from the University of Cincinnati. He has also completed advanced programs in drug delivery, intellectual property, and negotiations from MIT, Northwestern, and Harvard, respectively.