Ravi Ramadas, Ph.D., MBA

Ravi Ramadas, Ph.D., is vice president of business and corporate development at Korro Bio.

An immunologist by training, Ravi has extensive experience in research and development and partnering in small and large life sciences companies. Prior to Korro, he was the head of immunology external innovation and a member of the Sanofi partnering organization. In this role, Ravi and his team oversaw and built the global research, development and commercial immunology partnering portfolio for Sanofi in close collaboration with R&D, business unit and corporate functions. Prior to his partnering career, Ravi managed, led and contributed to R&D portfolios, programs and teams across Sanofi, Jounce Therapeutics and Merck/MSD in a range of drug discovery modalities in immunology and immuno-oncology from target discovery to early clinical development. Ravi began his professional career as a field veterinarian in the non-profit sector.

Ravi earned a DVM from Madras Veterinary College, a Ph.D. from Michigan State University followed by postdoctoral research at the University of Florida and Harvard Medical School, and an executive MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.