Our microbiologist and director of research, Dr. Sharma has worked for more than 20 years as a professional microbiologist at many industrial and academic organizations. A PhD graduate of the Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, UK, he has held positions as academic, an industrial consultant, and a technical manager at a leading environmental testing firm. During this time has had considerable experience creating, expanding and supervising microbiology facilities. He was formerly the Professor of Microbiology and department head at Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu, Nepal. His expertise is on anti-microbial agents and has authored several peer-reviewed scholarly publications on the topic.