ZeusHygia is equipped to develop, manufacture
and market innovative nutraceutical ingredients to nutraceutical, pharmaceutical, cosmeceutical
and food industries across the globe

Our Story

Zeus Hygia Lifesciences Is a Science- and Innovation-Driven Organization based in Hyderabad, India, developing and manufacturing Innovative nutraceutical products.

In a short time span since starting operations, Zeus Hygia Lifesciences has successfully developed three platform technologies and filed four patents with the Indian patent office. Additional novel nutraceutical products are at various stages of development.

Zeus Hygia is focused on identifying niche nutraceutical ingredient business opportunities and developing suitable formulations and clinical strategies for market positioning.

Our team

Zeus Hygia Lifesciences Pvt Ltd is founded and managed by technical experts with vast experience in the nutraceutical and pharmaceutical industries

Our senior management and technical team has more than 35 years’ of combined experience in developing novel nutraceutical formulations along with conducting pre-clinical and clinical studies according to USA and Europe regulatory standards. The team has a proven track record of designing and developing improved efficacy and bioavailability enhanced platform technologies for nutraceutical and herbal formulations during their association with various nutraceutical research organizations.

The team has many international patents and patent applications and has authored or co -authored more than 50 scientific studies in various peer reviewed international journals.

Management & Leadership Team

Mr. Arunkanth KrishnakumarCo-Founder and Director - Business Development & Strategies

A first-generation entrepreneur with a remarkable, multi-domain experience spanning over 18 years, Arun has virtually scripted business development strategies for Zeus since its inception.

Arun holds a master's degree in pharmacy and carries a rich industry experience associated with major Indian multinational companies like Cipla, Aurobindo Pharma, Dr.Reddys research Labs, and Zydus Cadila. Before embarking on his entrepreneurial journey, he was an integral part of Celltrion Inc. (a South Korean-based Global leader in Biosimilars) directing their pharma division R&D operations.

Since co-founding and starting operations in Zeus Hygia Lifesciences, Arun has focused on the core concept of developing unexplored Indian herbs/extracts with value addition supported by clinical efficacy. Zeus stands with this mission and has always emphasized on bringing sustainable innovation and technologies.

He has been a key force in driving the business development of Zeus and has been instrumental in global business expansion and growth

Mr. Shankarnarayanan JeyakodiCo-Founder and Director  -  Technical Operations

Shankar, as a first-generation entrepreneur, co-founded Zeus Hygia Lifesciences. He has been instrumental in adhering to the company mission of exploring unexplored Indian herbal extracts and bringing out scientifically proven therapeutic benefits to the public. Shankar has been a key force in guiding the Zeus team with product ideas, portfolio selection, and managing the technical operations.

Shankar, a pharma post-graduate comes with strong subject expertise and experience of 18 years in the nutraceutical research arena.

He has started the career with well-known Indian Pharma major Sun Pharma and was part of Cipla during the initial phase. His passion for nutraceuticals ignited during the long association with Omniactive health technologies, one of the global leaders in nutraceutical research. He has been a key contributor for various development projects with Omniactive during his career span.

He published more than dozen papers in peer-reviewed international journals as an author or co-author and presented research papers in several conferences. He has more than 10-patent applications filed to his credit.

Shankar and Zeus is continuously focused on strong innovative pipeline projects developing value-added nutraceutical ingredients with a difference eventually benefiting the people across the globe.

Scientific & Technical Mentors

Dr (Prof). Dinesh Kumar Chellappan is heading the Department of Life Sciences, School of Pharmacy, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

He is keenly interested in the research areas of pharmacology and molecular biology. He has more than 15 years of experience in academic research and has more than 60 national and international publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals. He has presented 50 research papers at various international scientific events. Dr. Dinesh is associated with various professional scientific bodies including the Malaysian Diabetes Association (MDA), Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS), Malaysian Diabetes Educators Society (MDES), Association of Community Pharmacists of India (ACPI), and Pharmacy Council of India (PCI). Dr.Dinesh is a key contributor to the science-based nutraceutical product research programs of Zeus Hygia.