The brief information of Team aSai’s key members and associates:


Dr. Archis A. Yawalkar

Dr Archis is a Doctorate in Chemical Engineering from world renowned UDCT (now ICT, Mumbai) with further postdoctoral research experience from prestigious TU Delft, The Netherlands from Industrial and Catalysis Group. His vast Industrial experience involves associating / dealing with globally reputed Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Fine Chemicals organizations with key emphasis on New Sustainable Technology Development, Product Management and Business Development of Niche Performance / Specialty Products. At aSai Dr. Archis is a founder-Director handling Marketing, Business Development and Sourcing activities with utmost focus on Quality and Customer Satisfaction 


Dr. Manish V. Mandlecha

Dr. Manish is a Doctorate in Organic Chemistry from world renowned UDCT (now ICT, Mumbai) with extensive experience and expertise in R&D, New Technology Development, Contract Research and Custom Synthesis, Process Development to effective Commercial Scale operations. His Earlier Industrial Experience involves successful assignments at various globally reputed Pharmaceuticals and Fine Chemicals Organizations. At aSai, Dr Manish is a Key Member of Promoter Team with a special emphasis on Design and Development of Sustainable, Green and Cost effective Commercial Processes for various APIs and Intermediates.


Mr. P.N. Joshi

Mr Joshi is a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering from UDCT with vast experience in Operations, Projects handling and EHS. His Past Industrial stint involves working with globally reputed organizations as Production /Operations Head with highly successful track record. At aSai Mr Joshi is one of the key promoters with main responsibility of Operations with utmost focus on Quality, EHS and Cost Effectiveness.


Dr. Vidyadhar Jadhav

Dr. Vidyadhar is a Doctorate in Organic Chemistry from renovated Research Institute named "The Institute of Science", Mumbai and having Post-doctoral Research experience from KAIST, S. Korea in Development of Sulfur Oxidising Reagents and IUPUI, USA in Asymmetric Amino Acid Synthesis. He has extensive Industrial experience ranges from small scale synthesis to scale-up, API Process Development and Contract Research. In his earlier professional assignments involves key positions at various globally reputed Pharmaceutical Industries.

At aSai, Dr. Vidyadhar will serve a key role as a Synthesis Route Scouting, Process Optimization, driving R&D Concepts, encouraging Quality Aspects and Lab. management.


Mr. Prasad R. Kulkarni

Mr. Prasad is Master of Science in Organic Chemistry from Madurai University with extensive experience in QC, QA, Analytical Method Development, Transfer & Validation and Stability studies. His earlier stint involved working with reputed pharmaceutical companies as senior ADL/QC/QA person with numerous audits from various international regulatory authorities successfully faced. At aSai, Mr. Prasad’s current responsibility is handling ADL (analytical development lab) with main focus on developing and establishing robust analytical methods for aSai’s various products as well as support in QC/QA functionaries.


Our Associates :

Team aSai’s business associates are highly reputed and quality conscious individuals and organizations. Their details will be added shortly.