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Sujit Basu, Ph.D.

Senior Vice President of Global Manufacturing & Technical Operations

Dr. Basu brings over 25 years of experience in global leadership roles of increasing responsibility in the biotechnology industry and has strong expertise in outsourced development, manufacturing and GMP testing activities, asset valuation and financial planning. Most recently, he served as Vice President, Pharmaceutical Sciences, R&D at Takeda and previously worked at Shire as Vice President, Pharmaceutical Development, Technical Operations, where he supervised product development and clinical manufacturing for a broad array of programs. Prior to Shire, Dr. Basu served as Vice President at Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, where he led product development and facilitated alliance and licensing agreements with other biotechnology companies. He has also held positions in chemistry, manufacturing & controls (CMC) at Altus Pharmaceuticals, Alkermes, Inc. and Sarabhai Chemicals, A.S.E. Ltd. Dr. Basu has a Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Southern California and earned his Master of Pharmaceutical Engineering and Bachelor of Pharmacy degrees from Jadavpur University in Kolkata, India. He holds a Certificate in Management from Harvard University.