Dr. Anil Kumar GuptaVice President - Research & Development
Dr. Anil Gupta is a Ph.D. in Microbiology with over 18 years of experience in Industrial Biotechnology. He has published over 18 research papers in journals of national and international repute. Prior to his joining Advanced Enzymes, he also received the coveted Young Scientist Award Project from Department of Science & Technology, Govt. Of India and has worked as Principal Investigator in several research projects.
In 1996, Dr. Gupta joined Advanced Enzymes a junior research associate in the Process Microbiology Lab. Initial projects involved improvement of yields for existing enzymes and scale up of certain newly developed enzymes. Paucity of financial and human resources added to the challenges that Dr. Gupta thrived upon and finally overcame. Since then, he is largely attributed with the successful development of several enzymes from microbial-scale to commercial-scale production levels.
Today, as Vice President – Research & Development, General Manager Research & Development, Dr. Gupta heads the process development, proteomics & the applied microbiology labs and leads the research effort in developing several new commercially-viable enzymes every year. He and his teams efforts lend the much needed strength & depth to Advanced Enzymes marketing team as it expands into newer industries & newer geographies.
In 1996, Dr. Gupta joined Advanced Enzymes a junior research associate in the Process Microbiology Lab.