Dr Sharmila Bakshi, PhD


An experienced biotechnology consultant, Dr. Bakshi is familiar with the priorities of academic, industry, non-profit, and governmental research organizations, and is experienced in leading the lifecycle management of critical research and development projects, as well as establishing and maintaining successful collaborations between academia and industry.

Providing consultancy to biotech and pharma companies, she is focused on the development of drugs, vaccines, adjuvants, anti-infectives, biologics, and therapeutics, as well as medical devices and diagnostics.

Her specialties include drug development, project leadership, business development, medical communications, and the set up and management of collaborations and consortia.

Dr. Bakshi is the founder of Kaizen Bioconsulting. She has a PhD in Molecular Genetics of Neisseria meningitidis, an MSc in Molecular Genetics, and a BSc (Hons) in Biochemistry from the Universities of Oxford, Leicester, and Kent at Canterbury respectively, as well as a Graduate Diploma in Law from BPP Law School, London.

You can find out more about Dr. Bakshi on her LinkedIn Page.