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FABA Special Award

Federation of Asian Biotech Associations (FABA) is a nonprofit society, which represents 20 Asian countries with a common interest in promoting human health through advances in Biotechnology. FABA, with its humble beginning in 2004, has achieved a significant landmark in creating a platform for interaction among member countries and discuss the issues of common interest for improving the biotech space including Technology Transfer, resource sharing, business collaborations, Industry-Academia linkage, cross border trade and investments, etc. among its member countries.

In order to recognize and honour eminent personalities for their longtime contributions to Biotechnology and Lifesciences sector, FABA instituted the "FABA Special Award" in BioAsia 2010.

Recipient history of FABA Special Award includes

  2012   Mr. Cyrus P. Mistry
Managing Director, Shapoorji Pallonji & Company Limited, Mumbai

MedTrack, NY, USA
  2011   Mr. D. S. Brar,
Chairman, GVK BioSciences, Hyderabad, India

Dr. Roger Williams,
CEO, US Pharmacopeia, USA

Dr. Anwar Nasim,
Chairman, National Commission on Biotechnology, Pakistan and Founder President of FABA
  2010   Dr. Ajit Shetty,
Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Operations, Johnson & Johnson, New Jersey

Dr. Manel Balcells,
President, Biocat, Barcelona