Nataraja has been with Stempeutics since 2018 and has taken up the role of Head - QA since April 2021. He is responsible for implementing ISO 9001:2015 & associated regulatory-compliant Quality Management System, GxPs, SOPs and for ensuring quality-compliant products delivery to our Pharma partners. Nataraja played a key role in getting approvals for marketing of Stempeutics’s products and also for getting CoPP approvals. He was instrumental in designing the new Cell Therapy Manufacturing GMP Facility at Kemwell site, Bengaluru and for tech-transfers. Previous to Stempeutics, Nataraja has worked at Somerset Therapeutics as Manager- QA. He also had successful stints in Quality Assurance and Microbiology divisions at Micro Labs, Hikal Ltd and at Kemwell. Nataraja has done M.Sc. in Bio-Technology from Bengaluru University, Bengaluru.