Vijendra Nalamothu, PhD

Vijendra Nalamothu, PhD

Dr. Vijendra Nalamothu is CEO and Co-Founder of Tergus Pharma, the industry leader in topical formulation and development services, analysis, testing and cGMP clinical supply manufacturing. Dr. Nalamothu has been a leader in topical pharmaceutical development for more than two decades and holds several patents. His efforts have led to a number of successful commercial products. His passion is to develop products that speak for themselves.
After earning his PhD in Pharmaceutics from the University of the Science’s Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, he worked at Sanofi-aventis Worldwide Dermatology (Dermik) as the Head of the Early Compound Assessment and Preclinical Group. He has also served as Global Head of Dermatology R&D at Promius Pharma, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, where he spearheaded the development of specialty branded dermatological products from concept to commercialization.
Dr. Nalamothu’s interests include novel dosage form design and development of topical drug products. His commitment to quality and excellence led him to create the first Quality by Design (QbD) program for topicals, numerous articles and accolades. He is a sought-after speaker at conferences worldwide.