Making clinical research crystal clear
You can be confident that
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your business goals
To help our customers improve the lives of patients by providing services that are recognised for quality, value, and collaboration
Krystelis was founded in 2022 by Dr Pooja Phogat and Dr Stuart Donald, two pharmaceutical industry executives with a combined 45 years of pharmaceutical industry experience, almost 30 years of this within service delivery organisations.
Their vision is for Krystelis to become a world-leading provider of high-quality, cost-effective services to the global life sciences industry. They are equally enthusiastic about exceeding the expectations of their customers and employees. As such, Pooja and Stuart are striving to make Krystelis not only great to work with, but also a great place to work.
Dr. Pooja Phogat
CO-FOUNDER AND CO-CEO
Pooja is driven professionally to build services that exceed customers’ expectations and to deliver these services through a high level of customer focus and collaboration.
Pooja lives in Delhi, India. She loves to travel and experience diverse cultures and experiments with cooking dishes from different global cuisines. She likes to keep fit through walking and regular yoga practice.
Pooja is responsible for Krystelis' growth strategy.
Dr. Stuart Donald
CO-FOUNDER AND CO-CEO
Stuart’s professional passion is to provide an environment in which individuals and teams can flourish and reach their full potential.
Stuart lives near Reading, UK. In his spare time, he enjoys keeping fit by walking and participating in ParkRuns. He is a volunteer and trustee of Ridgeline, a local charity that offers the benefits of social and therapeutic horticulture to people experiencing poor mental or physical health and other special needs https://ridgelinetrust.org.uk/
Stuart provides leadership to Krystelis’ business operations.
HEAD OF MEDICAL WRITING AND TRIAL TRANSPARENCY
Shalini has a First-Class Master's degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences, with a specialisation in Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. Shalini has expertise in regulatory, disclosure, and publication writing and training clinical research professionals in various aspects of clinical research.
Shalini is passionate about clinical research data integrity and ethics. She is recognised within the industry as a subject matter expert for the redaction and anonymisation of clinical trial documents.
Shalini lives in Gurugram, India. She is a classical music enthusiast and a vocalist in MPGM Music Academy projects (mpgmmusic.com). Shalini writes poetry in Hindi. Many of her poems have been composed as classical songs.
At Krystelis, Shalini is focused on operational delivery, resourcing and people management.
Head of Plain Language Services
Vidhi has a Master’s degree in Science, Pharmacy (gold medallist), with a specialisation in Medicinal Chemistry. Vidhi has spent more than a decade working in clinical research and has expertise in clinical trial transparency and plain language writing. She has a deep understanding of clinical trial regulations. Vidhi’s strengths include ensuring excellence in project delivery and people management.
Vidhi is passionate about patient communication and patient engagement and creating a positive and thriving environment for Krystelis teams. She is a recognized subject matter expert on plain language communications and regularly speaks and publishes on global platforms.
Vidhi lives in Gurugram, India. When not at work, she is engaged in reading, writing, and gardening. She is also a Kathak and music (vocal) enthusiast.
At Krystelis, Vidhi leads plain language writing services.
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