Rajiv I. Modi
Director at Novavax
Dr. Modi joined the Novavax board of directors in April 2009 and represents Satellite Overseas (Holdings) Limited, one of the largest shareholders of Novavax. He has been the managing director at Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd., a company organized in India, since 1995, and is director of other Cadila Group companies. Dr. Modi holds a PhD in biological science from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA. He obtained a MSc in biochemical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Bombay, India. Dr. Modi is the winner of the Genetic Society of America’s Best Scientific Poster at the International Genetics Congress held in August 1988 by the Genetic Society of America. He has presented many papers on various aspects of chemical engineering, biochemical engineering, and biotechnology at many institutes in India and abroad and is a member of many prestigious organizations and associations.