Chief Scientific Officer, Cannalysis
Swetha Kaul currently serves as the Chief Scientific Officer at Cannalysis, a cannabis testing laboratory that seeks to empower customers through technology integrations, big data analytics and access to information. Swetha brings more than a decade of technical and leadership experience from academia and the pharmaceutical industry to the emerging field of cannabis testing. Swetha Kaul has a MS in Pharmacology and Toxicology and a PhD in Analytical Chemistry from University of Kansas. Prior to joining Cannalysis, Swetha worked at Allergan where she was responsible for leading drug development efforts including analytical method development, formulation research, stability studies, new process development, and optimization of processes. Her experience working in the highly regulated pharmaceutical industry provides valuable insight into the rigorous scientific practices required for compliance. As a member of the CCIA Board of Directors and Co-Chair of the Quality Control Committee, Swetha is committed to educating the general public about the science behind testing procedures and legitimizing the cannabis industry by setting a high bar for scientific integrity.