BDR Founded by Mr. Dharmesh Shah as Chairman Managing Director of the group, who by qualification is a Chemical Engineer from Mumbai University in year 1987, he started his career with manufacturing of metallic stearates for Pharmaceutical Polymer Industry, Paint Industry, Tyre Industry & HDPE LDPE Granuks Industry.
Further in the year 1998 he took over the complete marketing Company named Khojchem Pvt. Ltd, which is the leading manufacturer of multi vitamin base APIs like Niacin, Niacinamide and Antitubercilosis like Isoniazide. During this period between 1987 and 1993, he started marketing products to all the lead international & national pharmaceutical Companies.
In 1993 he joined hands with Research & Development Personal of Dr.Reddy's labs. Together with him they promoted the Co. named Hetero Drugs Ltd and Hetero International Pvt Ltd. He as the Managing Director of the company undertook the assignment of business development of both domestic & international market.
During this period along with his team they identified & launched more than 140 molecules for the first time ever in India and 2nd time in the world market after the Originator. Between the periods of 1997 and 2003, with his relentless efforts, extensive traveling, early identification capabilities & strong technical background they became the leading producer & the marketer of HIV/ AIDS products and dominated. Together they served large HIV/AIDS suffering areas like Latin America, Middle East, Sub-Sahara Africa.
In the year 2003 he decided to promoted BDR with capital of less than USD 25000. From 2003 to 2010, with no borrowings and no bank finances, he created ventures like Lyka BDR for finished formulation with international market presence with almost 1200 registration overseas; Innova life sciences Pvt. Ltd. With a field force of 200 in domestic marketing Company; Then he took over API facility in Baroda and renamed it as BDR Life Sciences Pvt.ltd.
Now planning to set forth with a state of art oncology finished formulation facility with R&D centre in Saoli Vadodra in the SEZs promoted by the Gujarat government.