Promoters and Directors


Mr. Vijay Kumar Nair

Founder/Managing Director

Mr. Vijay Kumar Nair is equipped with a B Sc., and DBM Degree from Mumbai University. He has more than 23 years of experience of Pharmaceutical Business and has worked in various departments such as Commercial, Exports and International Marketing.
Mr. Nair is the guiding force of Celogen group. He heads the Finance and Strategic Management of the Group. A Strategist with hands-on experience in Mergers and Acquisitions, Mr. Nair has today created the strategic divisions in Celogen for an overall achievement of the Companies Goals and Objectives.

Mr. Rabi Nayak

Founder/Executive Director

Mr. Rabi Narayan Nayak is a qualified Pharmacist and he is equipped with a Master’s Degree in Pharmacy .He has vast experience in Pharmaceutical Industry; he has headed Quality Assurance, Quality Control, R&D and Production departments in the past.
Mr. Nayak is in charge of all the manufacturing activity of Celogen Group. An expert in the field of formulations, Mr. Nayak is instrumental in getting more than 200 products for the Celogen Portfolio.

Mr. T.R.Matthews

Founder/Executive Director

Mr.Matthews holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration and comes with more than 16 years of experience in the Pharmaceutical industry handling International Marketing. In the past, he has gained repute handling International Institutional business working closely with the likes of UNICEF, WHO etc. He used his expertise in getting Celogen listed as an Approved Vendor with the United Nations agencies like UNICEF, UNDP etc..
He is instrumental in propelling Celogen’s success in Africa and continues to develop newer markets for the group and set up distribution networks.

Dr. Balwant Desai

Executive Director

Dr.Balwant Desai, holds a Doctorate in Analytical Chemistry from University of Mumbai and has around 12 research publications in national and international journals to his name.He has more than 30 years of professional experience in pharmaceutical industry and played leadership role for last 15 years in various capacities .He has immense knowledge of Quality & Regulatory Affairs and has been with top-notch companies in the past, heading their overall technical operations including R & D, Global Quality & Regulatory Affairs and Manufacturing.
With Celogen’s venturing into the Regulated market, Dr.Desai would be the back bone to its R&D and Regulatory Affairs requirements.