Avantor Performance Materials (Pennsylvania, USA) has appointed Jai Murthy as Vice President and Business Manager, Global Pharmaceuticals. Murthy will work within the pharmaceutical chemicals business unit to expand and develop global sales programs, business initiatives to expand the company’s presence in existing and new markets.
Murthy holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Texas (Texas, USA) and a doctorate in molecular and cellular biology from Harvard University. He has co-authored publications in the areas of molecular genetics, population genetics, and human and animal genomics.
Murthy has an extensive background and expertise in the health care and life sciences industries. He has previously worked in various R&D roles in early-stage molecular genetics companies, as well as market development at Beckman Coulter. He joined Thermo Fisher Scientific in a global product management role, before becoming responsible for leading the company’s supplier strategy in Asia Pacific.
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