Senior Principal, Management Consulting
Tanuj Mehra brings more than a decade of experience working at the intersection of commercial and R&D with both large pharmaceutical and smaller biopharma clients. He has led numerous global engagements with leading Fortune 500 companies across the healthcare and life sciences sectors, designing and implementing corporate and business unit strategy, operational transformation and technology-driven innovation.
Prior to joining the team, Tanuj held a series of progressive roles at Deloitte, most recently serving as senior manager, based on the West Coast, with earlier stints in New York and Basel (Switzerland). At Deloitte, Tanuj served as a strategic advisor and execution partner to executive cross-functional leadership teams, including c-suites, demonstrating his ability to craft strategies, develop implementation plans and successfully deliver measurable value. As a leader in Deloitte’s Life Sciences Strategy practice, Tanuj had business development responsibility for key strategic client accounts. Among his accomplishments, Tanuj led a multi-year transformation project at a top-five pharmaceutical company, automating processes; reducing costs; and improving outcomes through cognitive automation, machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI). Tanuj also represented Deloitte at the Amazon re:Invent 2019 conference, showcasing a solution for the automation of pharmacovigilance case processing.
Tanuj started his career at Evotope Biosciences, first as a molecular biologist and eventually as a project manager overseeing overall R&D and forging collaborative partnerships with other startups and universities while working to secure funding from angel investors. Tanuj’s scientific writing includes a paper in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology on reducing excessive wound contraction in pathological conditions. He holds an MBA from Duke University, a Master of Science degree in biomedical engineering from Stony Brook University, and a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Mumbai.