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As senior vice president of global operations, Sridhar will be responsible for integrating business units and provide operational excellence leadership across the Frontage organization

EXTON, Pa., May 10, 2019 ( - ​​Frontage Laboratories Inc. announces the appointment of Sridhar Krishnan as senior vice president, global operations. In his role, he will be responsible for integrating business units and provide operational excellence leadership across the Frontage organization.

"We are very excited to welcome Mr. Sridhar Krishnan on board as senior vice president of global operations," said Dr. Song Li, founder and CEO of Frontage Laboratories. "Sridhar brings a wealth of experiences in operational improvement and business transformation. The combination of his experience, knowledge, drive and culture makes him an ideal fit for this leadership role and for Frontage's next stages of growth."

"I look forward to leading our operations with a focus on sustainability, compliance and execution excellence. Operational excellence combined with scientific and commercial excellence will strengthen our ability to serve our customers' and patients' needs with speed and quality," said Sridhar Krishnan.

Sridhar has over 25 years of experiences in operations and over 20 years of experience in pharmaceutical manufacturing and medical devices industries. He has proven track record of leading large, cross-functional global teams, driving enterprise-wide business transformations, strategies, delivering improvements in operational performance, financial/business results and enhancing enterprise value. Sridhar comes to us from Catalent Pharma Solutions, where he spent nine-and-a-half years as part of the leadership team. Most recently, he was the vice president, global procurement and business analytics, where he oversaw all direct, indirect and capital expenditures, managing spend of a little over $1 billion enterprise-wide. He also served as vice president, global operations, where he led the company's transformation, increased EBITDA by 58 percent and drove the successful IPO launch. Sridhar also worked for GE Healthcare for 14 years and held several leadership positions in global supply chain operations and quality. Sridhar received a BE in mechanical engineering from Bangalore University, India. He is also a Master Black Belt in Lean Six Sigma.

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We are a CRO providing integrated, scientifically driven, drug product development services throughout the drug discovery and development process to enable biopharmaceutical companies to achieve their drug development goals. We have enabled many innovator, generic and consumer health companies of all sizes to file IND, NDA, ANDA, BLA and 505(b)(2) submissions in global markets, allowing for successful development of important therapies and products for patients. We are committed to providing rigorous scientific expertise to ensure the highest quality and compliance. We have successfully assisted clients to advance hundreds of molecules through development to commercial launch in global markets.

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Last Updated: 16-May-2019