Subodh Kumar Budakoti earned his Master of Science degree in physical chemistry from Delhi University, India. He joined Thermo Fisher Scientific in July 2018 as an application development scientist for gas chromatography-mass spectrometry applications in the Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry group located in CSC, Ghaziabad, India. With his more than 15 years of experience, he has previously worked on LC-MS/MS in clinical research at Fortis Clinical Research Limited, India. Before joining Thermo Fisher Scientific, he worked for 6.5 years with Shimadzu Analytical India Pvt. Ltd. as a senior application chemist in GC-MS/MS support. His current role mainly focuses on the development of application notes for analysis of residual pesticides in food matrices. Additionally, he supports customer training at the CSC India lab and onsite training at the FDA set lab in India.