Executive Management

Our Senior Executives


Mr. Christopher Cheong, Chairman

  • Over 30 years experience in the financial industry
  • Director of Equity Research and stock columnist for 14 years.
  • Vice President of Securities Investors Association Singapore for 12 years.
  • Chairman of Most Transparent Company Award Selection Committee for 16 years.
  • Awarded Public Administration Medal by the Singapore government in August 2005

Dr. Anand Iyer (Andy), CEO

Dr. Anand Iyer, Esq., Ph.D. is a Global Pharmaceutical/Biotech Executive successful in all aspects of pharmaceutical, biotech and vaccine businesses including heading biotech and vaccine companies.  Dr. Iyer’s 25 years combined experience with the medical/ pharmaceutical industry spans :

  • Product Innovation, Development and Life Cycle Management;
  • Operations and Business Strategy;
  • Business Development (in and out licensing, M&A etc.); and
  • IP and Transactional Law.



Dr.  Margam Chandrasekaran,  Chief Scientist

Dr.Margam Chandrasekaran joined  BSI in 2007 and has a PhD in Mechanical Engineering. , Dr. Chandra has been handliing Product Management/ New Product Development, Business operations and strategy, Regulatory requirements for medical devices and standardization and is also the Management Representative for the company

Dr. Chandra’ is regarded as one of the experts in Materials Processing and his  research and management experience over  20 years  spans across

  • Processing of Metals, Polymers, Ceramics and Composites for various applications spanning across from Preceision Engineering to Biotechnology and  Aerospace Industries.
  • Standards and regulatory requirements for medical devices
  • People management and Project management in different sectors, i.e.,academia, research institutes and industry.

Dr. Chandra has over 120 publications in refereed International journals and conferences and a principle inventor in few patents and is a Co-author of two books for Imperial College Press He is also a Editor for series on bio-engineering and bio-materials by Imperial College Press. He is also a nominated member in various National Committees including  NMWG for ISO/TC 150 & 194, PE ISTC


Dr. Vasant Gandhi, Corporate Development and Strategy (Consultant) 

  • Broad experience in life sciences transactions and strategy through corporate development (licensing, technology transfer, and strategy), alliance management, legal, commercial, and development operations.

Mr. David Phua, Chief Financial Officer 

  • Responsible for financial management, statutory reporting and compliance with accounting regulations
  • Over 33years of experience in regional financial management.
  • Served as CFO and Group FC for various companies
  • Bachelor of  Accountancy (1978)
  • Masters in Business Administration – University Of Strathclyde (1993)
  • Chartered Management Accountant (Fellow Member of CIMA)