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ELC Group Appoints Dr. Siddharth Chachad as Head of Global Clinical Development and Medical Affairs

Internationally acclaimed clinical pharmacologist
joins global regulatory affairs specialist in key management post


Cambridge, UK, 20 August, 2014: ELC Group, one of the fastest-growing providers of regulatory affairs, today announces the appointment of internationally acclaimed clinical pharmacologist Dr. Siddharth Chachad as Head of Global Clinical Development and Medical Affairs.

A member of the UK Faculty of Pharmaceutical Medicine, Dr. Chachad is an expert in the design and execution of pre-clinical and clinical development programme for drug products across dosage forms and therapeutic categories. Dr. Chachad has gained considerable career experience in the delivery medical services, medico-regulatory affairs and clinical development, and has worked across global clinical development strategy and operations of generics, new drugs and biosimilars.  Dr. Siddharth’s extensive expertise covers all phases of clinical studies, including pre-clinical, pharmacodynamic studies, bioequivalence, PK in patients and full-blown clinical efficacy and safety studies.  

“The appointment of Dr. Siddharth Chachad comes at a pivotal time for ELC Group,” said Marco Rubenstein, CEO of ELC Group.  “Having been instrumental in the development of successful product registration strategies, I have no doubt that Dr. Siddarth will prove an exceptional leader of our Global Clinical Development and Medical Affairs team.”
Dr. Chachad added: “I am excited to be joining ELC Group and bringing my experience of Clinical Development and Medical Affairs to what is already a world-class team in this area.”


A renowned speaker at numerous clinical research and pharmacovigilance conferences, Dr. Chachad has authored over 25 publications.

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About ELC Group

ELC GROUP is a fully-fledged global regulatory partner, working with major pharmaceutical stakeholders for over a decade.

From Concept to Commercialisation is one of the key partnership areas in which ELC GROUP is creating its fast-growing success. From the development stage through to the implementation of clinical trials, completion of product registration, and successful marketing of the product, ELC GROUP aligns itself as a strategic partner to help pharmaceutical companies achieve their healthcare goals.

ELC GROUP’s worldwide network of professionals spans all major Regulatory Affairs services across the key healthcare vertical markets of Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Clinical, Consumer Healthcare, Medical Devices, Nutraceuticals and Veterinary.  The team ranges from former FDA investigators to individuals with over 30 years of industry experience and broad capabilities, including in the areas of integrated advanced technologies, Regulatory Affairs consulting and commercialisation services.

ELC GROUP works with equal success in partnership with large multi-nationals, small enterprises and start-ups, biotechs, CROs and device manufacturers.

 


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