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Semler Research Center (SRC) appoints Mr Ram Prasanna as Associate Director, Business Development

SRC announced the appointment of Mr Ram Prasanna as the Associate Director, Business Development to be based at SRC’s USA office in Agoura Hills, California. SRC, a privately owned pharmaceutical services company with its business offices in North Hollywood and Agoura Hills, CA, USA and Bangalore, India was founded in 2006 and is a part of US based Arnold A Semler Inc, in business in the Defense industry since 1946.

SRC provides a wide range of services, primarily in the areas of pharmaceutical development, bioavailability & bioequivalence studies, early & late phase clinical development, GxP business consulting, regulatory services and medical & scientific writing. SRC’s range of services helps global pharmaceutical, biotech and device companies significantly enhance their R & D success from quality, cost and timeline perspectives.

SRC has some of industry's top management and scientific talent, along with state-of-the-art R & D facilities in Bangalore and Salem in India.

Dr. Krathish Bopanna, President & Executive Director at Semler Research Center said, “We are happy to announce the appointment of Ram as Associate Director, Business Development, US office. US is a very important geography for our industry considering the propensity of business it can generate. Ram’s expertise in pharma business, consulting, international business development and contract research will further strengthen our business and we are confident that, Ram will add some more credentials to SRC's significant growth story.

‪Commenting on the occasion, Ravi Achar, Co-Founder & Director at SRC said, “We are pleased   that Ram is joining our US team. As part of our ongoing growth plans we are currently focusing on expanding our business activities in the US, especially since SRC has successfully completed an US FDA audit.  We have been adding US clients steadily with whom we have current projects as well as additional development in the pipeline that will need a local point of contact that can provide quick responses.”

Prior to joining SRC, Ram was working as a Business Development Manager (Asia Pacific) in SIRO Clinpharm Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai. Ram has experience in developing and implementing short and medium term business plans for international / domestic marketing, clinical research and pharmaceutical consulting, identifying and developing potential clients, implementing sales initiatives and achieving desired targets, conducting competitor analysis and market trends, preparing sales & executing marketing plans, corporate presentations and has skill sets in proposal writing, structuring & negotiating deals and branding activities.

Ram’s education includes a Master of Science (MsC) in Biotechnology from Kuvempu University Karnataka, India and a Bachelor’s in Science (BsC) from Bangalore University, India. Along with this, he has also completed Post Graduate Diploma in Sales & Marketing from Indian Institute of Management in Indore, India.

Please join us in welcoming and wishing Ram a long and a satisfying career with Semler Research Center Pvt. Ltd. Ram can be contacted via email at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   and by phone in the US at +1 805-358-2672. The US office address is 28001, Dorothy Dr, Agoura Hills, CA 91301.

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