Steven Lehrer


Steven Lehrer brings over 30 years of experience starting, growing, and running life science-based businesses focused on commercializing new technology and expanding businesses globally. Steve has extensive experience in pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and biosimilar R&D, regulatory, operations and commercialization.

In addition, he had led the development and commercialization of new drug delivery approaches for pharmaceuticals, multiple molecular genetic diagnostic tests and developed outcomes databases for bioinformatics and healthcare econometric modeling. Steve has built and run businesses in the US, EU, Brazil, India, Japan and SEA. He has managed several programs in China and served on the Board of Directors of a Chinese biopharmaceutical company.

Steve Lehrer served as Head of Biologicals at Cipla Ltd., CEO at Cipla BioTec, President at Glycominds, EVP at Adamas Pharma, CEO at GeneOs Ltd, CEO at DNA Sciences and division President at Monsanto. Prior to Monsanto, Steve worked for McKinsey & Co. and P&G.

Steve has a Master’s Degree from The Graduate School of Business at Harvard University and a BSE in Chemical Engineering and a BA in Economics from the University of Maryland, College Park

jagan kalaimani

Jagan Kalaimani has managed multiple strategic projects in life-sciences. He is experienced in leading cross-functional efforts in early stage ventures spanning strategy, operations, innovation, business development, and commercial assessment.

Jagan joined SBLehrer LLC in 2019. Prior to SBLehrer, he served in various strategy and business development positions in life-sciences, non-profit and real estate. Jagan attended the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, where he completed a Bachelors degree in Architecture, and the Indian Institute of Management, Indore, where he completed a Master’s degree in Business Administration.

audrey lehrer

Audrey Lehrer graduated with BS in Religion and Dance from Mount Holyoke College in May of 2015. Audrey has worked in a variety of industries with skills includes marketing, office management, research and project management.