About Us

Anupama Patel, Ph.D.
President & Chief Executive Officer 

Dr. Patel founded PHARMA Inventor Inc. to fulfill her passion, capabilities and the desire to assist pharmaceutical & biotechnology companies around the globe to accelerate their discovery research programs in a cost effective manner. She is a determined scientist who is aware of the challenges associated with establishing and growing PHARMA Inventor Inc.’s reputation in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology sectors. Dr. Patel strongly believes in instilling core values of quality, reliability & integrity in PHARMA Inventor Inc.

Prior to establishing PHARMA Inventor Inc., Dr. Anupama Patel was part of a dynamic research team at Albany Molecular Research Inc. in Singapore (www.amriglobal.com). Her detailed oriented and efficient project management skills were well appreciated within the organization. As a medicinal/synthetic organic chemist, she worked in multiple research projects from global pharmaceutical clients in various therapeutic areas (diabetes, cancer, bacterial infections agro-chemical products).

Dr. Patel obtained her doctorate degree in organic chemistry under the generous and inspiring supervision of Professor Dr. Thisbe Lindhorst (www.scholle.oc.uni-kiel.de/lind). Dr. Patel was awarded a research fellowship by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) to conduct her doctoral research work in the area of glycocalyx mimetics as potential therapeutic agents to treat microbial infections. Her research accomplishments are published in international peer-reviewed journals and presentations were made at various international conferences.

Prior to joining pharmaceutical industry, Dr. Patel worked as a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of British Columbia, Canada under the joint supervision of Dr. Stephen Withers & Dr. David Perrin making key contributions to Canadian proteomics research programs (www.chem.ubc.ca).