Santnu joined atai Life Sciences in 2021. Dr. Patel brings over 15 years of experience in R&D and has contributed to the development of more than 50 drug products, currently approved in various regulated markets.
Prior to atai, Dr. Patel held several research and managerial level positions in the pharmaceutical industry. Recently, he held the Associate Director position at Amneal Pharmaceuticals Inc and was leading the development of drug products with different drug delivery and therapeutic areas. He has contributed to the establishment of research labs and various manufacturing lines for novel drug delivery platforms. Prior to that, he was associated with Cadila Pharmaceuticals.
Dr. Patel received his Bachelor of Pharmacy from Nagpur University, Master’s in Pharmaceutical technology and Biopharmaceutics from Nirma University, and Ph.D. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of KSVV.