Who are we?

Solara Active Pharma Sciences offers Contract Research and Manufacturing and Development Services across the entire value chain of a new chemical entity which covers from Pre-Clinical to Commercial Phase. We have a strong team of 200+ scientists functioning from two research centers which are supported by a highly compliant manufacturing footprint spread over five large scale multi-product facilities.

R&D Centers
Manufacturing Sites
Successful USFDA audits across different sites
Years in the Industry

Why Solara?

Fragmented Supply Chain
Control Over Supply Chain for APIs
  • Comfort to customers with a backward integrated setup that ensures supply assurance of the key intermediates.

  • Diversified manufacturing base with mirrored capabilities for production

  • Scalable infrastructure to counter supply chain oversights going forward

Commitment to highest levels of Compliance
  • Integrated QMS from supply chain to product delivery to ensure consistent quality, efficacy and safety of products.

  • Last 2 USFDA audits cleared with zero 483s

One Stop Shop for your Chemical Needs
  • Offering services from mg to metric ton scale

  • We cover the entire life cycle of a new chemical entity at all scales, from pre-clinical and clinical phases to validation and commercial supply, while fully complying with HSE and cGMP regulations and standards within FDA and MHRA approved facilities.

  • Our experienced pool of scientists is backed by the state of the art research and development facilities and a strong network of five manufacturing sites.

Environment, Health and Safety
  • We comply with all applicable EHS Legal and other requirements

  • We optimize our resources in a way to prevent and reduce pollution, energy consumption and to increase water conservation.

Values – RITE

We at Solara respect our Employees, Customers and Partners. Here we ensure that our client’s expectations are consistently met.
Our business stands on the pillar of integrity, honesty and fairness. Everything we do here stands the test of public scrutiny.
Regularly engage with investors, suppliers, customers, and stakeholders by providing regular financial and business updates. Implemented rigorous disclosure and transparency norms in the organization.
Working towards achieving a high level of efficiency in all process and systems and fulfilling the promises made to stakeholders.

Leadership Team

Experienced Leadership & Experienced Team
Team member
Jitesh Devendra
Jitesh has more than 20 years’ experience and has led the North America API business as well as managed the Formulations P&L business of erstwhile Shasun Pharmaceuticals Limited, which got merged with Strides Shasun Limited. Jitesh has been responsible for P&L business for North America and Europe Finished Dosage Form (Regulated Markets-Region 1) and overall responsible for API business P&L.
Team member
Hariharan S
Hariharan is a Cost Accountant with rich and varied experience of more than 30 years in the field of Corporate Finance, Accounts and Strategic planning. He played a vital role in the merger process of Shasun Pharmaceuticals Ltd. with Strides Shasun Limited.
Team member
Sreenivasa Reddy B
Sreeni has over 24 years of experience in Pharmaceutical Manufacturing, Technology Transfer, Project Management in setting up facilities, Quality Assurance, Plant Operations, and Sales & Marketing.
Team member
Sundara Moorthy V
SVP- Quality Management & Regulatory Affairs
Sundara Moorthy has done his Post Graduation in Organic Chemistry. He has rich and diversified experience of 23 years in the Quality Management, Regulatory Affairs and Compliance functions.
Team member
Swaminathan Srinivasan
Head – Research & Development
25+ years of experience in the generic pharmaceutical industry with vast exposure in active pharmaceutical ingredient as well the Dosage forms with a deep understanding of the industry dynamics. He was associated with Jubilant Life Sciences, Alembic, Dr. Reddy Laboratories, Orchid & Ranbaxy.