Dr Sandhya Tewari
Pharmaceutical & Medical
Dr Sandhya Tewari is the General Manager- International & Government at the Medical Technologies & Pharmaceuticals Industry Growth Centre- MTPConnect. Prior to this she was the Senior Manager of the biotechnology team at the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources at the Victorian Government's lead agency for the promotion and facilitation of the State's economic development. In this role, she led the State's investment attraction, trade and business development activities in biotechnology since 2009. She has over 20 years of international experience in trade development and investment attraction, including in India where she worked as Director - Biotechnology at Confederation of Indian Industry for 9 years. Before joining the Victorian Government, Dr Tewari worked at the Donor Tissue Bank of Victoria managing their portfolio of biotechnology projects.
She holds a PhD in Molecular Biology from University of Manitoba, Canada.