Arvind has over 19 years of diverse experience in working with bioanalytical research and development projects within the academics and the biomedical industry. Arvind has worked extensively with analytical method development and characterization of small and large biomolecules using liquid chromatography and mass spectrometry. Prior to joining Elypta Arvind worked as an integral part of a global R&D team at the microbiology division of Thermo Fisher Scientific in Finland. He contributed to high resolution orbitrap MS based IVD product development and feasibility & verification of analytical methods for direct detection of antibiotic resistance protein biomarkers. In addition, he also contributed to assay development and feasibility work for therapeutic drug monitoring on fully automated Cascadion analyser. He has also worked at the Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT) and one of its spin-off biotech companies for several years. Arvind holds a master’s degree in Organic Chemistry from the University of Garhwal, India and a licentiate (Ph. Lic.) degree in Analytical Chemistry from the University of Helsinki, Finland.