Ecron Acunova, a full-service CRO, announced the
appointment of Balaji Iyengar as country manager and chief executive
officer for India. In this role, Iyengar will be responsible for
managing and accelerating the growth of business in India and will be
located at the company headquarters in Bangalore.
Iyengar has been with the company since 2005 as a founding member. With
over 15 years of corporate experience, he has been instrumental in
evolving the strategy, monitoring performance and raising resources for
the organization. Previously as CFO, leading the finance function at
Ecron Acunova, he worked closely with key sponsors in finalizing
several master service agreements and alliance agreements with business
Ohri joins Invitrogen as MD
Devashish Ohri has been appointed as the managing director for South
Asia with Invitrogen, part of Life Technologies. He has over 20 years
of experience across different sectors.
Ohri has graduated in history from St Stephen's College, New Delhi, and
he did his MBA from INSEAD in France. Prior to joining Life
Technologies, he was the sales leader for Eli Lilly India, focusing on
diabetes care and institution business.