Unichem Laboratories

Our Leadership


Drawing on the best talent in the industry, the Corporate Executive Team focuses on the day-to-day operations at Unichem. Every member of the team brings a spirit of dynamism and collaboration to ensure that opportunities are seized rapidly and challenges immediately perceived and addressed.

Anantharaman A.V


Anantharaman heads Human Resources and CSR for Unichem. Coming with an experience of more than two decades, he is a Commerce graduate with a Masters in Human Resource Development. Prior to joining Unichem, he was associated with the Bayer Group. He has also worked with World Trade Centre, Patni Computers, Balsara Home Products, Wanbury and Galaxy Surfactants.

Dr. Ashwani Kumar

Chief Manufacturing & Compliance Officer

Dr. Ashwani Kumar is responsible for planning and manufacturing operations of both API & Formulations for Unichem. He has a rich industry experience of more that 25 years.

Prior to joining Unichem, Dr. Ashwani Kumar was associated with Panacea Biotech. He has also worked with Sandoz, Orchid, Dr. Reddy’s Labs and Lupin. Dr. Ashwani Kumar is a post graduate in Organic Chemistry with a Ph.D in Synthetic Chemistry.

Dr. Dhananjay Sathe

Chief Scientific and Compliance Officer

Dr. Dhananjay Sathe heads the Centre of Excellence (CoE) at Goa. Dr. Sathe, a post-graduate in Pharmacy with a Ph.D. has worked for over 25 years in the industry. Prior to joining Unichem Laboratories, Dr. Sathe was associated with USV and RPG Lifesciences.

Jalesh Burye

Chief Quality and Compliance Officer

A post-graduate in Organic Chemistry, Jalesh Burye is responsible for Quality, Regulatory Affairs and Packaging Development functions. With over 25 years of experience, Jalesh has worked for German Remedies prior to joining Unichem Laboratories.

Santosh Mahil

Chief Commercial and International Business Development Officer

Santosh Mahil heads International Business Development, Supply Chain and Procurement. He has a rich experience of more than two decades in the pharma industry.
Prior to joining Unichem, Santosh Mahil was associated with RL Fine Chem Pvt. Ltd. He has worked with Nicholas Piramal, Zydus Cadila, Sun Pharma, and Lupin. Santosh Mahil holds a post-graduation in Chemistry.

Scott Delaney

President & CEO – Unichem Pharmaceuticals (USA), Inc.

Scott B. Delaney is President and Chief Executive Officer at Unichem Pharmaceuticals (USA), Inc and brings to Unichem, his deep knowledge and expertise of the global pharmaceutical business.

Scott earned his B.B.A. in Accounting/MIS from Hankamer School of Business, Baylor University and his M.B.A. from the Red McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin. He is an accomplished leader with over 24 years of experience in brand and generic pharmaceutical management.

Before joining Unichem, Scott was associated with Heritage Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Scott has also worked with leading organisations like Edenbridge Pharmaceuticals, Cadista Pharmaceuticals, URL Pharma, and Teva.