Dr. Saurabh Arora , Member-at-Large
Holds a PhD in Pharmaceutics and has invented a patented nano technology based delivery system for curcumin the active constituent of haldi .
Has a number of national and international research publications and patents to his credit.
Heading the testing laboratory and research business at Arbro and Auriga for close to 10 years.
Has designed and setup 4 state of the art testing laboratories in New Delhi, Baddi and Bangalore.
Leading a team of over 250 scientists and professionals in 4 laboratories which serve more than 10,000 customers each year from the food, retail, hospitality, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, agri, medical device, research, academics and real-estate industries.
Firm believer that sharing knowledge and experience is the only way to move the society further.
Established www.lab-training.com in June 2011 to share his team’s expertise in the field of testing with scientists and students around the world, the site today has over 10,000 subscribers and offers online training courses on various techniques used in testing laboratories across industries.
He also established www.foodsafetyhelpline.com in January 2013 as a one stop solution for the people in the food industry to stay up-to-date, understand and implement the requirements of the Food Safety and Standards Act and the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI). The site has a simple objective to help food businesses understand and comply with the requirements of this new and rapidly evolving food law which has been put in place to provide safe and hygienic food to all the citizens of India.
He also regularly speaks and presents at industry meets, conferences, workshops and webinars on a variety of topics related to the testing and quality of products.
He has completed a training on “Lean Labs: Lab Performance Optimisation” and has been implementing the principles of Lean Six Sigma for labs which has helped the business grow at over 30% each year.
He received the Award for “10 best training and development practices in private sector” on behalf of Arbro Pharmaceuticals Ltd. At the Excellence in Training and Development Awards 2013.
Arbro was also adjudged among the top 100 SMEs of India at the BOI India SME 100 Awards in 2012.