Mr. Parag Jhaveri - Managing Director & CEO Mr. Parag Jhaveri has a Master of Science degree in Chemistry from Mumbai University. He has over three decades of experience in the chemical industry. He played a key role in ensuring the robust growth of the organisation with oversight over the functions of sales, finance, R&D and marketing along with our founder promoter. Under his visionary leadership, the Company has built a model for a sustainable future.
Mr. Vinod Jhaveri - Chairman & Executive Director Mr. Vinod Jhaveri is one of the founding promoters of the Company. He is a Commerce graduate from Gujarat University. He remains the main guiding force behind the growth and business strategy of our Company. He currently plays a crucial role in the accounts and finance function. He played a key role in ensuring the consistent growth of the Company and has helped build a robust framework for excellence in implementation.
Mr. Yayesh Jhaveri - Whole Time Director & CFO Mr. Yayesh Jhaveri is a Commerce graduate from Mumbai University. With experience of more than 25 years in the chemical industry, he has played an eminent role in the growth of the Company by handling the purchase, logistics, supply chain and production planning. He also played an integral part in setting up Unit-II and Unit-III. His consistent perseverance and hard work has immensely contributed to the evolution of the Company over the years.
Mrs. Mila Desai - Non-Executive Independent Director Mrs. Mila Desai is a Commerce graduate and has completed her Master’s Degree from Calcutta University. She has to her credit various diplomas in fields such as Foundation and Advanced Course in Learning Disabilities and Diploma in Early Childhood Teacher Education. As an Independent Director, she provides her expertise and inputs, to ensure the growth of the Company.
Dr. Prakash Bhate - Non-Executive Independent Director Dr. Prakash Bhate has done his Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from the Ohio State University, Columbus. He has over 37 years of experience in the chemical industry. As a professor at the Institute of Chemical Technology in Mumbai, he has taught organic chemistry and technology to students and guided several doctoral and master’s students. He has been elected as the Fellow of Society of Dyers and Colourists (UK) in 2011-12, and is a member of the American Chemical Society. After retiring in 2018, he continues to be a visiting professor at the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai.
Mr. Ullal Ravindra Bhat - Non-Executive Independent Director Mr. Ullal Ravindra Bhat (or U.R.Bhat) is one of India's well-known investment managers having managed foreign institutional investments in Indian equities for more than two decades. He was the Chief Investment Officer of Jardine Fleming in India for 7 years, which subsequently became a part of JP Morgan, advising the India dedicated funds of the Flemings group. He joined the Dalton group, UK in 2005 to lead their entry into India as the Managing Director of Dalton Capital Advisors (India) Pvt. Ltd., advising foreign institutional investors investing in India. He has co-founded Alphaniti Fintech Pvt. Ltd., a new-age Investment Advisory Co. offering data-driven, rule-based and tech-enabled investment products. He is an M.Sc. from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur and has attended advanced courses on Finance at the Harvard Business School, Boston and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers, London.
He is a respected commentator in the electronic and print media and has authored a well-regarded editorial column for more than a decade in the Economic Times, one of the world's largest financial dailies. He was closely involved in formulating policies for benchmark indices for the Stock Exchange, Mumbai as a member of its Index Committee. He has been active in the area of Corporate Governance both in his writing and speaking engagements, as also as a past member of the Corporate Governance Committee of the Indian Merchants Chamber. He has served on the Boards of several companies in India as an independent Director. He is currently on the Boards of Repro India Ltd. and Specialty Restaurants Ltd. as an Independent Director of the Company.
Mr. Anurag Surana – Non Executive Independent Director Mr. Anurag Surana has 27 years of work experience in Speciality Polymer, Engineering Plastic Agrochemicals, Specialty & Fine Chemicals Business out of which for 14 years he is on Board level of various Companies. Mr. Surana was associated with PI Industries which is a leading Indian Agrochemical, Specialty Chemical and the largest Contract Manufacturing Company in India for 20 years till September 2012. and has brought immense value to the Board by providing inputs on manufacturing operations and management controls. Presently, he is the Managing Director of KAGASHIN Global Network Private Limited. He has completed his education from University of Delhi. He is a Director on the Board of IFFCO MC Crop Science Pvt Ltd, Nichino India Pvt Ltd, Nichino Chemical India Pvt Ltd, Kagashin Global Network Pvt Ltd, Neogen Chemicals Limited, and Privi Specialty Chemicals Ltd.