Vets Plus Hires Chief Scientific Officer
Chandralal A. Weerasinghe, Ph.D., is Vets Plus' new chief scientific officer
Vets Plus Inc. of Menomonie, Wis., a manufacturer of health and nutritional supplements for livestock and companion animals, hired Chandralal A. Weerasinghe, Ph.D., as the company’s chief scientific officer. Dr. Weerasinghe will assist with the company’s launch of Apollo Pharma LLC, a new pharmaceutical company.
Weerasinghe brings a strong background in pharmaceutical development, human food safety, and project management. Before joining Vets-Plus, he worked as director at Pfizer Global Research and Development.
Raj Lall, CEO of Vets Plus, Inc. said, “Dr. Chandralal is a wonderful asset to our team,” said Raj Lall, CEO of Vets Plus. “He brings a vast knowledge of pharmaceutical management and research to our company.”