Team Hi-Tech Pharma is a responsive and empathetic team comprising of industry veteran and scientific personnel. Led by N. V. Ramana Reddy, Founder of Hi-Tech Pharma the team is comprehensive with 12 post graduates, 4 PhDs and a fully equipped R&D lab manned by qualified feed scientists. Quality control being an important aspect, there is a two member team which takes care of the assaying and compliance. A 4 member business development team reaches out to the markets on a continuing basis.. In place is also a 2 member contract manufacturing team whose mandate is to partner with customers and suppliers who have large requirements. Hitech Pharma has 35 and more staff running their plants at Nellore.
Mr.N.V Ramana Reddy
N. V. Ramana Reddy is the Founder of Hi-Tech Pharma and its Group companies. What began as an immersive first job in the family business of poultry became the destiny. Humble beginnings apart, with the first stride in Pothireddy Palem village of Nellore District to an integrated bio solutions provider to the aquaculture and poultry industries in the four southern states, the journey of Mr.Reddy is stamped with hard work, insight and a passion to understand the evolving trends of nutrition, environment and health in these biologically-sensitive spaces. He grew up assisting his parents in their 500 bird Layer (Poultry) Farm, and later joined “Balaji Hatcheries”, an associate company of Venkateswara Hatchery, India’s leading Poultry Group, in the year 1980, as a Supervisor. When he left them in the year 1996, he had grown into the coveted role of a Technical Advisor. Job and responsibilities also brought along a discovery process for Mr.Reddy. He earned a thorough comprehension of the nitty-gritties of a professionally managed poultry farm and the elaborate administration of Nutrition, Environment and Health Management practices. Processes, People and the role of business-impacting Chemistry were the cornerstones of the discovery journey. Moving forward in the pursuit of knowing more, he dug deeper into the three aspects of his current enterprise- Nutrition, Environment and Health Management. His multifaceted roles and passion led him to understand the cardinal role of Nutritive Ingredients like Vitamins, Proteins, Amino Acids and Minerals, and Non-Nutritive Ingredients/Feed Additives like, Enzymes, Immunostimulants and Probiotics. Insightful understanding, sourcing these raw materials in a cost effective manner has further added to his knowledge repository of the ‘Feed Conversion Ratios’ and not forgetting the evolving trends and concerns of the users of feed. These, the industry knows to be crucial for delivering profitability on one hand and balancing the aspects of nutrition vis-à-vis the metabolism of the animal on the other. To these layers of animal husbandry, were also added the long and growing list of environmental concerns (Poultry Hygiene, Litter, Moisture and Noxious Odor Control). The challenges of diagnosis and cure of commonly occurring diseases, vaccination and use of antibiotics, became a full occupation with an active participation in product sales and Field Studies which involved aiding the farmers in setting up their farms, to managing the growth of the chicks, feed management to disease outbreak – diagnosis and cure thereof. Mr.Reddy leads Hi-Tech Pharma which has two ISO certified plants and has a portfolio of plus 90 products catering to the aquaculture and poultry industries. Nutrition, Environment and Health Management verticals are covered by this comprehensive and expanding portfolio.