Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Mr. Pradeep Rathi has completed his MS in Chemical Engineering from MIT, USA and MBA from Columbia University, USA. He has been associated with the Company for more than four decades.

Mr. Rajesh Rathi has been associated with the company for over two decades. He has degrees in B.E.Mech.Engg from MIT, Pune; B.S.Chem.Engg from Ohio State University, USA and an MBA from Pittsburgh University, USA.

Mr. Ashish Vij has been associated with the company for almost 15 years. He has completed his BE (Chemical) in 1991 from UDCT, Panjab University, Chandigarh. He is certified with Six Sigma Black Belt and Lean Practioner from Uniworld, USA and BMGi India. Also completed Strategy Intervention Program in 2009 from The Strategy Academy of Prof. Ranjan Das (Strategy Prof. of IIMC).

Mr. Damania has a B.E Mechanical Engineering degree from Pune University and is a renowned technocrat. Mr. Damania is also on the Board of several other Companies.

Mr. Padmanabhan has a degrees in M.Sc. (Physics) from Delhi University and Bachelor of General Law from Mumbai University. Mr. Padmanabhan also has a diploma in Development Economics from University of Cambridge, U.K. and a Diploma in Management Accounting from Bajaj Institute of Management, Mumbai. A former IAS Officer, he has wide experience in industrial projects, finance and administration. Mr. Padmanabhan is also on Board of several other Companies.

Mr. Asher is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered accountants of India and Commerce & Law graduate from the Bombay University. Mr. Asher is senior partner of M/s Crawford Bayley & Co, Mumbai and is also on the Board of several other Companies.

Mrs. Forbes is a Graduate in Psychology and Sociology from Bombay University and has further done special courses on Women in Leadership, Human Resources and Organizational Behaviour and Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy from IIM Ahmedabad and Stanford University. She is also on the Board of other companies including Forbes Marshall Private Ltd. since 1999.

Mr. Naresh T. Raisinghani (Non-Executive, Independent Director) is the CEO and ED of BMGI, Mumbai. He has done his Management from Harvard Business School and his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from University of Mumbai. Mr. Raisinghani is also on the Board of other Companies.

Mrs. Shubhalakshmi A. Panse (Non-Executive, Independent Director) has completed MSc, D.B.M. (Diploma in Business Management), a Masters in Management Sciences with specialisation in Financial Management from Pune University and an MBA with specialisation in Bank Management from Drexel University, USA. She also has a professional qualification C.A.I.I.B. (Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers). On the professional front she was appointed as Executive Director of Vijaya Bank by GOI and later was promoted as Chairman and Managing Director of Allahabad Bank till she retired in January 2014.

Mr. Anuj N. Rathi has a Bachelor’s Degree in Science from University of Alabama, USA, a Master’s Degree in Business Management from Drexel University, USA and a Master’s Degree in e-Business from Temple Universitry, USA.

Dr. Parikh has completed his PhD in Polymer Science and Engineering from the University of Tennessee, USA, and in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Utah, USA. He has also completed his BS in Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Chemical Technology (UDCT) in Mumbai, India. He has experience of more than 30 years in speciality chemicals, commodity plastics, chemicals and materials.