Meet the team
Dr. Anand Lakshmanan
Founder & CEO - SIRPI
Dr. Anand Lakshmanan has helped academic institutions and corporations deep dive into their data and make better decisions. He has 17+ years experience in academia and industry.
Most recently he worked at Apple in Cupertino, California as an Antenna Design Engineer for 6 years. He has published or co-published several papers and holds 7 patents. He believes that all scientists and professionals need to be data-savvy to make decisions and persuade actions.
Dr. Anusha Madhavan
Chief Operating Officer
Dr. Anusha Madhavan has over 10 years of industry experience in various service/product companies in US and India. She has also worked in academia for over 7 years. Anusha believes that any company that is interested in stream lining and/or improving the processes through scientific decision making can benefit from optimisation and operations research.
Dr. Kasthuri Kannan
Dr. Kasthuri Kannan, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor at New York University (NYU). He has more than 10 years of experience in data science and analytics. He is actively advising and collaborating with several scientists and physician-scientists, translating data science findings into clinical care, and is passionate about teaching and science communication. Currently, he is directing and teaching a course in data science and biomedical informatics at NYU.
Client Services Advisor
Subbu Gomatinayagam leads Business Development in the U.S. He is responsible for establishing, growing and nurturing client relationships. He has nearly 13 years of experience doing data analysis to solve various business problems in Financial Services. He was most recently Group Product Manager/Vice President responsible for Analytics in Affluent Card and Loyalty Marketing team in U.S Bank. Subbu holds an MBA from the University of Georgia and an undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Dr P D Deepalakshmi
Mass Spectrometry Advisor
Deepalakshmi PD is a consultant on Mass Spectrometry and Hyphenated Techniques (MaSHT
Consulting Services). She has around 20 yrs experience in various fields of Mass Spectrometry, that
includes proteomics, metabolomics, native mass spectrometry, biopharma applications, bottom-up
and top-down sequencing of peptides and proteins. As a Senior Research Scientist, she has set up
the LCMS and GCMS facility at the Indian Institute of Science. She was a manager of Mass
spectrometry facility at the National Centre for Biological Sciences, Bengaluru. She has travelled all
over India nurturing the growth of high-resolution mass spectrometry in biological sciences, and
provided guidance to students and researchers in academia, pharma and biopharma industries as an
application executive at WATERS India Pvt. Ltd. Bengaluru.