Shreefal Mehta PhD MBA, CEO
Founder of The PBC Tech, developed a capital efficient business model and has successfully steered the technology from laboratory to production. Shreefal is an experienced entrepreneur, with international R&D and operations management and global business development experience. Successfully merged his previous drug discovery venture with an Australian public biotech, resulting in a lead product purchased by Gilead for $0.5B; He is an author, invited speaker at international conferences and has received several awards including ‘Top 40 in Capital Region NY’.
Sudhir Kulkarni, PhD, VP Engineering
Dr. Kulkarni is an experienced engineering leader with proven track record in materials, process development and quality manufacturing systems, and has brought many successful products from concept to commercialization. He has been with industry-leading companies like Asia Brown Boveri and AVX Corporation. Through his long tenure at AVX, from R&D to product development to business manager, his work in developing many new materials, devices, and processes in electronic components, helped establish AVX as a leader in its space. In his last position at AVX as general manager with profit and loss responsibility of the Asian business unit, he turned a money-loosing operation around to profitability by developing and introducing new products, operational efficiency and continuous improvement.