Mr. Subash Lingareddy

Founder, President & CFO, Ocimum Biosolutions

Mr. Subash Lingareddy is a Financial Professional and a CFA charter holder with over six years of experience working in several roles from an equity analyst to a financial risk manager, before founding Ocimum. He has an MBA from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign with a concentration in Corporate Finance. He has a MS in Financial Mathematics from the University of Chicago specializing in risk management. He has a Bachelors degree in Physics from the Indian Institute of Technology at Kharagpur.


Dr.Anula Jayasuriya MD, PhD

Co-founder and Managing Director, Evolvence India Life Science Fund (EILSF)

Dr. Anula Jayasuriya is an independent director on board of Ocimum Biosolutions. She is the Co-founder and Managing Director of the Evolvence India Life Science Fund (EILSF). She is also serving on boards for Health Care Global (Bangalore) and Lipomics Technologies (Sacramento, CA). In addition, she is a non-profit board director for Astia, LPFI, Harvard Business School Health Industry Alum, and Gruter Institute for Law and Behavioral Research.

Earlier, she was VP-Corporate Development at Genomics Collaborative Inc. and Vice President for Global Drug Development at Hoffman-La Roche. Dr. Jayasuriya also served as a partner with Skyline Ventures in Palo Alto and with TVM, a German-US venture capital firm in San Francisco.

Dr. Jayasuriya has done her BA from Harvard summa cum laude, MD and PhD (in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics) from Harvard Medical School. She interned in Pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital. She also has an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School and M. Phil. in pharmacology from the University of Cambridge, England.


Dr. P. Sujata

Founder & CSO, Ocimum Biosolutions

Dr. Sujata has done post-doctoral work in Université de Perpignan, France, and has over 15 years of experience in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. She has also worked on DNA sequencing and Genome mapping at Texas A&M University, USA, and has Biotechnology and Functional Bioinformatics experience at one of the largest life