Dhannya is a chartered chemical engineer with over 10 years' experience in process engineering, predominantly in the life sciences industry.

 Throughout her career, she has worked as a process design engineer in the pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical and radiopharmaceutical industries. Dhannya has led feasibility, concept and scheme design projects and has also led owner led sections of detailed design projects through to commissioning and validation.  Her core experience lies in the design of process plants including process utility systems, process modelling using engineering software and process safety. She is a Functional Safety Practitioner (FSP) and has experience leading functional safety on site, led projects to improve safety to comply with safety standards, and has experience with DSEAR and ATEX. Working in design consultancies, she always worked closely in multi-disciplinary teams for the successful delivery of projects. 

Dhannya joined Bryden Wood in 2022 and has worked on front-end collaborative projects as a Project Lead/ Process Engineer for global pharmaceutical clients. Her experience in both process engineering and project management is key in her role in managing multi-disciplinary teams to develop solutions, catering to the client's needs to deliver maximum value.