Dr. Dnyanesh V. Darshane has been working as an independent consultant since 2018 and has now joined the FSSC team as the Senior Advisor for South Asia. Dr. Darshane has 34 years of experience in both strategic and operational areas within the Pharmaceutical and Food & Beverage industry. During this time he has held positions as a board member in various non-profit organizations such as GFSI, SPRI, SIWW, and ISBT. D.V. has also gained experience and exposure to international markets as he has worked in Asia, Europe, and the USA. With his extensive experience in designing Policy and Standards Dr. Darshane aims to support organizations in the food and beverage industry and to improve their food safety, ameliorate their quality, and optimize their Supply Chain as well as bring innovative products to the marketplace.