Rahul Yalamanchili


Rahul heads the business development and sourcing for their privately held family run company Valens Molecules. Valens Molecules Private Limited (formerly Posh Chemicals Private Limited), which operates US FDA and EU approved facilities, is into manufacturing of active pharma ingredients. With personal interest in renewable energy space, he setup a solar power plant in Nizamabad district for captive use in their existing chemical plants.

Prior to joining family business in 2011, he worked for Medequip, a startup with interests in embedded and non-destructive testing in healthcare as well as industrial segments. After returning from US in 2006, his first assignment was at Polaris Software Labs in their program management office for the Hyderabad center.

  • Under-graduation in Electronics and Instrumentation at VNR VJEIT, Hyderabad, an affiliate college of JNTU. B.Tech (1999-2003)
  • Masters degree in Business Administration from California State University-East Bay. MBA (2003 – 2005)

Travel, capital markets, startups, renewable energy technologies, fresh brewed coffee, craft beer, single malts, cross fit workouts, cycling, squash, basket ball, house music, concerts.