Sujit K. Basu, PhD Takeda

Sujit Basu currently heads the Medical Devices Center of Excellence at Takeda. Sujit joined Shire in 2012 and built a world class device organization with team members in Lexington and Vienna. The scope of the Device CoE includes advanced drug delivery devices, combination products and packaging development, diagnostic devices as well as software, connected devices and eHealth solutions. Sujit has more than twenty five years of industry experience in pharmaceutical R&D, project leadership and manufacturing and is an inventor or author of more than 50 issued patents and patent applications and peer-reviewed publications. Sujit holds a BS in pharmaceutical technology and MS in pharmaceutical engineering from Jadavpur University in Kolkata, India, a PhD in pharmaceutical sciences from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and certificate in management from Harvard University.