Dr. Mrutyunjay Suar

Director-R&D and CEO, KIIT-TBI

Dr. Mrutyunjay Suar,

CEO, KIIT-TBI is done Ph.D. in Molecular Microbiology from the University of Delhi and a Postdoc at ETH Zurich He joined KIIT University and established the School of Biotechnology. During a short span of time, the School of Biotechnology became a center of excellence, supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt of India. It has attracted several international collaborations such as with ETH Zurich, UCLA-USA, LSTM-UK, Karolinska Institute-Sweden, and many more.
He also established KIIT Technology Business Incubator (KIIT-TBI) in 2009 as the CEO, nurturing 200+companies in the area of engineering, Energy, biotechnology and allied areas. KIIT-TBI has been generously supported by various Government of India agencies such as DST, BIRAC of DBT, TDB, MeiTy, MSME, and many more public and private agencies.
KIIT-TBI has created more than 1600 jobs through its startup activities. Recently KIIT-TBI has been awarded as Centre of Excellence by DST, Govt of India in the area of Digital Health & Precision Agriculture.
Received several recognitions including the American Society of Microbiology (ASM) Professorship award and GP Chatterjee memorial award during 102 nd Indian Science Congress, Future young Technical leaders by STARS Switzerland in 2010.
Dr. Mrutyunjay Suar Published more than 90 peer-reviewed research articles, three patents, and Co-founded two startup companies

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