Head of Regional Regulatory Hub,
Global Regulatory Affairs International, Asia
Ms Jayanthi Boobalan, RPh 4782 MBA (Global Business) CULC, B. Pharm (Hons) UKM
Ms. Jayanthi currently holds the position of Head of Regional Regulatory Hub, Global Regulatory Affairs International Asia. In this capacity, she oversees the Regional Regulatory Strategist team that provides strategic and operational support to the in-country regulatory teams within the Asia region.
She is a member of PHAMA, APRIA, APAC RA-EWG and EFPIA Network (ASEAN). She has also been involved as a speaker and Programme Committee Member in the 8th and 9th Asia Regulatory Conference. Through the above avenues, Ms Jayanthi has been an avid contributor in promoting regulatory convergence and has been actively involved in a number of environment shaping initiatives within the region.
She is a certified GRM (GSubP) trainer, having completed the training session in the 2017 APEC Good Registration Management (GRM) Regulatory Science Center of Excellence Workshop. She has also contributed as a programme committee member and speaker/trainer in the Malaysia Good Submission Practice Workshop 2018 and Malaysia Good Registration Management for Industry Workshop 2019.
Ms Jayanthi graduated with a Degree in Pharmacy (Hons) from National University of Malaysia. She also holds a MBA (Global Business) from Coventry University (London Campus). She is a registered pharmacist with the Malaysia Pharmacy Board and is also a member of the Malaysia Pharmaceutical Society.
She possesses more than 14 years of working experience in a competitive regulatory landscape, besides additional work experience in the hospital, retail and pharmaceutical industry sectors in Malaysia.