Management

At Pharnasanta Group, our management team consists of highly professional leaders. We know that good leadership skills are essential for a company to succeed, so we have put together an elite group to nurture and guide Pharnasanta Group.

Linas Valentukevicius

Chairman of the Board
Master’s in Law

Born in 1972

Education:
1998 Vilnius University, Master’s in Law
2010-2017 Various classes and courses for pharma executives

Experience:
2012 – Now – A Pharnasanta group private investor who invested alongside Zia Valda. Responsible for the management, development, and main transactions of Pharnasanta group’s companies
2003–2010 – Private investor in an international construction servicing company which concluded with a successful exit in 2012
1996/ 2000/ 2003 Lithuanian Consul in Belarus

Languages:
Lithuanian, English, Russian

Alexey Sychov

Member of the Board
Master’s in Business Administration

Born in 1966

Education:
200-2010 – Kozminski University in Warsaw, Poland;  Master’s in Business Administration
2009-2010 – Institute of Privatization and Management in Minsk, Belarus; Manager-market specialist,
1983-1989 –Vitebsk State Order of Peoples’ Friendship Medical University inVitebsk, Belarus; Paediatric surgeon

Experience:
2015– Present– Chairman of the Board  and Acting General Director of Joint Limited Liability Company NATIVITA
2015– Present– Chairman of Supervisory Board of  the Union organization “Innovation Projects in Medicine and Pharmaceutics”
2014– Present– Honorary Consul of the Slovak Republic in the Republic of Belarus
2009 – Present– Chairman of the “Beach soccer Federation” Association in the Republic of Belarus.
2011-2014 – Chairman of the Committee for Circulation of Medicinal Products in the Business Economic Development Center of the CIS states
2005-2014 – Executive Director of the Association of International Pharmaceuticals Manufactures in the Republic of Belarus
1993-2005 – General Director of JV “VitVar” Limited

Languages:
Russian, English, Polish, Slovak

Mindaugas Rutkauskas

Member of the Board
Master’s in Law and Master’s in Business Administration

Born in 1980

Education:
2003 Vilnius University in Vilnius, Lithuania; Master’sin Law
2009 Baltic Management Institute in Vilnius, Lithuania; Master’s in Business Administration

Experience:
2017 – now – CEO of “ZIA Valda”, Member of the Board “ZIA Valda”
2013 – 2017 – CEO of Lithuanian Exhibition and Congress Centre LITEXPO
2014 – 2017 – Member of the Board of Vilnius Chamber of Commerce, Industry, and Crafts
2014 – 2015 – Member of the Board of “Baltija” (Hotel Vyturys; Hotel Zilvinas)
2010 – 2013 – COO of “Mokipay”
2008 – 2010 – CEO of media group “balsas.lt”
2002 – 2008 – Department manager at “Verslo zinios”

Languages:
Lithuanian, English, Russian

Dr. A.K.S. Bhujanga Rao

Member of the Board
Master‘s of Science in Chemistry

Born in 1953

Education:
Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore, India; a Ph.D. degree in Synthetic Organic Chemistry and Chemistry of 4- and 5 – Nitroimidazoles
Andhra University in Visakhapatnam, India; Master‘s of Science in Chemistry with specialization in Organic Chemistry

Experience:
Visiting faculty and approved Research Investigator and Supervisor for Ph.D. Students to many universities
Worked with IDPL, IDL, Reckitt and Colmen and Vera Laboratories Ltd.
Worked as a collaborative research Fellow for the University of Hull, UK and the University of Texas, USA
A wide- range of expertise in technology transfer to commercial scale, quality control regulatory affairs, and Patents

Accomplishments:
30 publications
Applied for 40 international patents