Dr. Sasi brings his industry-leading expertise in formulating products to Vida Nova as President of Package Goods. A veterinarian with over 18 years of experience in the nutritional supplement industry for livestock and companion animals, Dr. Sasi’s manufacturing facilities produce a wide variety of package goods for customers. He is experienced in nutritional and nutraceutical product development with successful launches in the agricultural market. Dr. Sasi brings years of expertise in conducting stability trials of nutritional supplements, as well as designing field trials to check the efficacy of oral calcium supplements in dairy cows. He is well-versed in the regulatory compliance of nutritional supplements, including Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) and National Animal Supplement Council (NASC) guidelines. Dr. Sasi has worked in the agricultural export market and is familiar with export regulations for nutritional supplements.
Dr. Sasi earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in his native India and he holds an MS from Utah State University in Dairy Science. He is a licensed vet in the state of Wisconsin and prior to joining the agri-business industry, was a full-time veterinarian in Mixed Animal practice specializing in the health management of both large and small animals. As a clinical veterinarian, Dr. Sasi experienced firsthand the practical problems faced by livestock producers and pet owners. This has helped him develop innovative and practical products to address issues that face the agri-business industry.