Speaker - DDL2019

Abhinav Kumar


I am the Head of Chemistry Solutions (Reaxys and Reaxys Medicinal Chemistry) at Elsevier. In my current role I work with researchers and pharmaceutical companies to provide innovative decision support tools for small molecule drug discovery and cheminformatics solution for better utilisation of ‘big data’.

I have previously worked in Life Sciences strategy consulting at Monitor Deloitte. I have extensive experience in advising on strategy development for leading UK and global life sciences firms. My specific areas of expertise include new models for drug development, digital strategy for R&D and commercial strategy for pharmaceutical companies and contract manufacturing service providers in the life science sector.

I hold a doctorate in Pharmacy from King’s College London and have been awarded with Young Investigator Award from 4 different international organizations within the respiratory medicine domain for my research including Pat Burnell Young Investigator Award.

Winner of the Pat Burnell Young Investigator Award in 2014

Winning Conference Paper from DDL2014

Wednesday 11th December