Ravi Samavedam is a Biochemical Engineer with more than 20 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Prior to his appointment as Chief Innovation Officer at Azzur Group, he was President and COO of Azzur Cleanrooms on DemandTM . In 2019, Ravi was a General Manager of Azzur Boston, and has been with the company since 2012. Prior to Azzur, Ravi has been part of the Technical Operations, Quality/Validation departments at Baxter, Amgen, and Shire.
Ravi is an expert in phase-appropriate cGMP implementation, Process Validation, Supplier Management, and Technology Transfer. Ravi leads Azzur Cleanrooms on DemandTM in offering flexible early phase cGMP manufacturing options designed to mitigate risk and increase speed to clinic. In addition to his work with Azzur, Ravi is an active member of industry and peer groups, and he is a frequent speaker at industry events.