Company Management

Jayant Khandare

Jayant Khandare


Dr. Jayant J. Khandare is the Managing Director (MD) and Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) of Actorius Innovations and Research Pvt Ltd. After earning his bachelor’s and masters degree in Pharmacy. Jayant received a Ph.D. (Polymer Chemistry) in Chemical Engineering from the prestigious National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, in 2003. Post Ph.D., Jayant completed two postdoctoral tenures in the School of Medicine, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, USA and the Dept. of Pharmaceutics, Rutgers, The State University, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA. He worked extensively on targeted nano polymeric drug delivery systems for Cancer. Jayant’s excellent work resulted in him being awarded the prestigious Alexander Von Humboldt Experienced Researcher Award and he worked for one year in Germany with Prof.Dr.Rainer Haag at Freie University, Berlin, Germany in the field of Macromolecular Chemistry. He then established and led the Polymer Chemistry Group at Piramal Life Sciences. Jayant has published more than 40 papers in peer-reviewed journals and has 14 US patents to his credit. Jayant brings to the table an eclectic mix of knowledge in subjects as diverse as pharmaceutics, chemical engineering, polymer chemistry and cancer biology.

Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).

Royal Society of Chemistry, UK | 2014

Alexander von Humboldt (AvH) Experienced Researcher.

Humboldt Foundation, Germany | 2008

Ph.D. (Chemical Engineering)

National Chemical Laboratory (NCL), Pune | 2003

Master of Pharmacy (M.Pharm)

University of Mumbai | 1995

15+ US Patents, 60+ Peer Reviewed Scientific Articles

Postdoctoral stints at Wayne State University (USA), Rutgers University (USA) and Freie Universität Berlin (Germany) in the area of targeted drug delivery for cancer.

Aravindan Vasudevan

Aravindan Vasudevan


Aravindan Vasudevan is the Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Actorius Innovations and Research Pvt Ltd. He has a Master’s degree in Chemistry and a Certificate in Business Studies (Marketing). Aravindan has worked as a scientist in pharmaceutical and drug discovery industry and has experience in bulk drug research, preformulation and nanotechnology based drug delivery. Aravindan is responsible for company strategy and business development.

Certified Implementer of ISO 13485:2016

British Standards Institute | 2018

Certified Medical Device Professional (CMDP)

British Standards Institute | 2017

Certificate in Business Studies (Marketing)

UCLA Extension | 2012

M.Sc. (Chemistry),

Mumbai University | 2002

Rick Kamble

Rick Kamble

Director and Angel Investor

  • MBA Global Management (University of Phoenix)
  • Rick is a serial entrepreneur based in Los Angeles, USA with a background in both Healthcare and Information Technology.
  • CEO and President of HealthNspire solutions, a HealthCare Technology solution provider focused on managed care software solutions.
  • Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of MEDICCIO, a company dedicated to provide healthcare billing solutions using NLP.
  • Served as Senior VP of Product Strategies at AssistMed, a company dedicated to the application of Healthcare IT solutions.
  • Previously held leadership positions at Lakeside Medical Group, Jacobs Engineering, Farmers Insurance, L.A. CARE Health Plan, Cardinal Health, Countrywide Home Loans.