Sarav Narayanan

Principle Scientist, Biologics In Vitro Pharmacology, Takeda

Sarav Narayanan received his Masters from department of chemistry, Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi and his PhD in Biochemistry from TU-Munich, Germany.  He completed his postdoctoral training in the field of membrane protein biochemistry at Harvard Medical School and received Harvard-Lefler postdoctoral fellowship.  In 2013, he joined Biologics Drug Discovery at Biogen as a Scientist and focused on R2D transition of drug candidates for  Immunology programs .  As a Principal scientist at Takeda Global Biologics, currently he is leading biophysics and biochemical assay group to accelerate biologics discovery for solid tumors and Immunology programs.  In his 11 years of industry experience, he led several project teams to success and advanced biologics drug candidates from research to clinic.  In his spare time, he enjoys reading, music, cooking, teaching and traveling.