• About Rosefinch
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About Rosefinch

Rosefinch LifeSciences is a private specialty pharmaceutical company dedicated to improving people’s health through the development and commercialization of innovative products for various medical conditions, Exploration and development of quality products & services that make significant contribution to the health needs of society through the solution of medical, social and economic problems.

Research & Development activities at Rosefinch LifeSciences are focused on new product development, life-cycle management and safety of our extensive product portfolio.

Rosefinch LifeSciences is interested in building its Research & Development portfolio particularly in the areas of Oncology, Inflammation and Immunology.

At Rosefinch LifeSciences, we are committed to developing and marketing novel products which enhance well-being of patients and are safe, effective and simple to use. Our goal is to set new standards wherever possible.

Vision & Mission

To dedicate itself to adding value through the creation of innovative medical products for the benefit of the medical community and human health around the country.

Board of Directors

Dr. Milan Trivedi

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Milan Trivedi is the founder and Chairman of Rosefinch LifeSciences. He is a dynamic personality, having knowledge and expertise of variety of subjects. Dr. Trivedi has more than 13 years of experience in the field of Medicine, Drug Designing, in-vitro pharmacology, gene regulatory networks, protein engineering & process optimization, up-scaling of clinical candidates and technology development. Dr. Trivedi’s experience covers full scope of the drug chain – from discovery to clinical development, commercialization as well as partnerships and franchise strategic marketing for several therapeutic areas.

Dr. Trivedi has studied and worked at M.P. Shah Cancer Center (Gujarat Cancer & Research Institute), Ahmedabad, where he specialized in Clinical & Fundamental Oncology, Immunology, and Molecular Biology.

Dr. Trivedi holds Ph.D. in Medicine and has authored and co-authored publications and books. He is a life member of IACR (Indian Association for Cancer Research), ISMFR (Indian Society for Magnetic Fluid Research) and various other associations and institutes.

Dr. Trivedi is responsible for guiding research projects towards development of New Chemical Entity (NCE). He justifies his operational management positions by developing and executing a variety of strategies, sales and marketing activities.

Mr. Chirag Paleja

President & Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Chirag Paleja is the founder and President of Rosefinch LifeSciences. He has rich and varied experience of over 11 years in managing financial operations, across industry sectors, in large and medium organizations. These included major capital mobilizations, investor relations, financial structuring and turnarounds, reporting processes & controls, joint ventures and improvement of systems, in both Greenfield and established projects. As a member of the management team, he plays a key role in the growth of the organization.

Mr. Paleja is a seasoned professional, he started his career with a management consulting company in Mumbai wherein he was selected directly from the Campus placement programme of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. During his tenure, he has worked on various assignments and industries with focus on Entrepreneurial Consulting, Debt & Equity Syndication and Shared CFO services.

Mr. Paleja is a Fellow Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He also holds certifications from NCFM (Cash, Commodities & Derivatives), AMFI, BCDE, and IRDA.

Dr. Anamik Shah

Non Executive Advisor

Dr. Anamik Shah is one of the Professors in the National University System to work on several industry-academic research projects. Dr. Shah has successfully worked on 14 National and International Research Projects. He has more then 29 years of rich experiences in R & D.

Dr. Shah is currently President of Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists, where he has also served as Vice President during 2002 to 2010. He has published more than 107 scientific papers and authored many books.

Dr. Shah also serves as editorial board member in various journals like, Heterocyclic Communications, UK. - Journal of Basic and Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences, Brazil. - Journal of Cell and Tissue Research (TRC journal). Etc.

Dr. Shah is successfully running research programs with National Institute of Health (NIH)-USA , Department of Science & Technology, Government of India , Department of Biotechnology, Department of Atomic Energy, National Medicinal Plant Board - New Delhi, on diversified fields of medicinal chemistry research on anti HIV, anticancer and antitubercular drug discovery, preservation of molecular diversity, etc.

Dr. Shah has pursued his degree of Ph.D in the year 1983, and Special LLB in the year 1988. He is awarded by International Scientific Partnership Foundation, Russia, along with many others.

Dr. Rakesh Rawal

Non Executive Advisor

Dr. Rakesh Rawal's area of specialization includes medicinal chemistry with special reference to in vitro screening of NCE in cell lines and primary tumour cells. He has developed expertise in establishing in vitro stem cell model for leukemias for predicting drug response and resistance. His area of specialization also includes molecular modeling and in silico screening of compound library against various cancer targets.

Dr. Rawal has published more than 25 research articles in journals of national and international repute. Besides this he has also delivered invited lectures in the field of cancer biology, nanotechnology and bioinformatics at various national and international symposia. He is a life member of Indian Association of Cancer Research.

Dr. Rawal has pursued his Ph.D. in Lifesciences. Since then he is involved in various research projects funded by state, national and international agencies. He is also a visiting faculty and recognised Ph.D. guide in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.

Mr. Kirit Patel

Non Executive Derector

Mr. Kirit Patel is an Ex Indian Military Service officer and brings over 15 years of entrepreneurial experience in the field of Pharmacy. He has come a long way since his early days as an entrepreneur and has a hands-on knowledge of all aspects of the pharmaceutical business.

His early stint in market-investing has emboldened him to adopt proactive measures in major aspects of brand development and marketing strategies. His hard-nosed approach for making in-roads into unfamiliar territories has been a hallmark of his earlier success in entrepreneurship. An understanding of the practical world coupled with a passion for his work make him an ideal leader for realising the executive decisions to ground realities. He is also involved in activities of pharma association.

He has a very good network in the supply chain and is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the company.

Executive Team

Our Executive team is a dynamic and dedicated group of individuals united by passion for commitment to quality and innovation. Our unique combination of industry acumen, technical experts, professionals and entrepreneurial skills makes Rosefinch LifeSciences a leading provider of comprehensive outsourcing services to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.

Kshitij Nagdev

Kshitij Nagdev is a Management Professional with Engineering background having over 13 years of experience in Operations and Marketing. Kshitij completed his B.E. (Electrical Engineering) from RGPV, Bhopal, PGDBA (Operations) and PGDBA (Marketing) from SCDL, Pune. Notably, having exposure to business development activities.

Kshitij also held various positions responsible for Sales booking, Planning, Monitoring and Execution of strategy. Previous assignments include a successful stint as Regional Manager with Prithvi Information Solutions Limited, Hyderabad and as Key Account Manager for BSNL’s internet based video telephony project.

Kshitij has been a key driver for business process design and solution identification. He is also an effective communicator with proven relationship management skills and has the ability to relate to people at every level of business along with managing cross-functional activities.