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Here are our decision makers and solution builders, basically the people responsible and accountable for our growth and success.

Board of Directors

Experience – 21 years

He holds a Doctorate in Management from National Inst. Of Mgmt., (Mah). He studied Production and pursued his MBA in Production and Marketing from Amity University, UP. He has a B. Tech in Chemical. As the head of Birkoni Plant, he has vast experience in Specialty Oils and Fats / Butters Manufacturing and Quality control.

Mr. Gautam Kumar Pal

Managing Director

Experience – 10 years

A Chartered Accountant by profession, he has an experience of more than 10 years at the Senior Management level in the company.

Mr. Ashok Jain

Whole Time Director & Chief Financial Officer

Experience – 6 years

A BBA in Business and Management from the University of Exeter, UK, his presence in the company and his dynamic young energy strengthens the process of Marketing, Customer and Business Development.

Mr. Shrey Saraf

Whole Time Director

Independent Directors

Experience – 40 years

He retired as the Executive Vice President from The Federal Bank. He has vast experience to incorporate SME and Retail banking in India and the Middle East. His presence and independent advice help to approach strong financial strategic planning and good corporate governance.

Mr. Jose V. Joseph

Independent Director

Experience – 36 years

A CA by qualification, he is an expert in Financial Markets and has entrepreneurial and corporate experience in Private Banking, Capital Market and Wealth Management. Having worked in the past with both domestic & Global Financial Institutions in leadership positions, he was awarded the 'Outstanding Young Private Banker' award by Private Banker International, Singapore.

Mr. Nipun Sumanlal Mehta

Independent Director

Experience – 37 years

He is a senior retired bureaucrat from 1984 Batch of the IFS, Chhattisgarh Cadre. His work in Participatory Management at Jhabua has been internationally acclaimed and 3 Books have been written on his work by Tata Energy Research Institute (TERI), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM). His wide experience in forestry will prove to be an asset of the Company.

Mr Mudit Kumar Singh

Independent Director

Experience – 10 years

He is a practising CA, experienced in the field of Enterprise Risk Management, Internal Control Management, Auditing and Assurance services. His presence ensures the integrity of the financial system, improves internal financial control and his expert independent advice helps us set the best accounting principles.

Mr. Ashish Bakliwal

Independent Director

Experience – 22 years

Ms. Veni Mocherla an MBA, did Post Graduate Program - Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK. She is a business consulting professional specialized in international businesses & alliances, cross-border consulting, strategy & planning, scaling up businesses, mentoring start-ups, foreign trade & investment. Also held senior roles - Department of Trade & Investment, British High Commission, Bristol Myers Squib in India.

Ms. Veni Mocherla

Independent Director

Non-Executive Director

Experience – 20 years

She has completed her bachelor’s degree in commerce from Mount Carmel Girls College, Bangalore. Her journey has been marked by an ambitious and entrepreneurial vision coupled with great vigour and hard work.

Mrs. Vinita Saraf

Non-Executive Chairperson and Non-Executive Director

Management Team

Experience – 32 years

He is a B. Com graduate with over 32 years of rich experience in managing the business.

Mr. Ashish Saraf


Experience – 20 years

He has been a part of the company since its commencement. He is currently responsible for leading and managing the company's Birkoni plant. His long association and experience create a focus for the Company in the direction of Business Development.

Mr. Deep Saraf

VP - Business Development

Experience – 21 years

Experienced in R&D and Innovation for more than 21 years, he is an inventor/co-inventor of multiple patents. He is also the author/co-author of many publications in the oils and fats area.

Dr. Krishnadath Bhaggan

VP – R&D Product Development

Experience – 30 years

Has done achieved degree in Chemical Engineering from Aalborg University (DK) and has a vast experience in Edible Oil Industries as Production and as Production Manager. Though Mr. Sten's base has always been Denmark he has worked with companies around the world, which have led him to have broad knowledge of the edible oil industry from production, equipment design and strategic point of view.

Mr. Sten Andreas Appel

Vice President (New & Existing Projects)

Experience – 30 years

A Science Graduate with an MBA in Production Management and a Diploma holder in Computer Applications, he has an experience of over 30 years in the Oil Industry.

Mr. Raj Shekhar

Vice President

Experience – 10 years

He did his MBA in Operation Research and MTech & BE (Hons). He has an experience of more than 10 years in the field.

Mr. Chandan Gupta

Vice President

Experience – 22 years

He is hard core result oriented sales professional 22 years rich versatility experience in FMCG, OTC Pharma, Footwears reputed Industries of India (Sales & Marketing domain). Awarded with Top scorer award, Dimension of professional selling certificate award, Target achieve award for his proven excellence in various institutions.

Mr. Yogendra Puri Goswami

Vice President

Experience – 32 years

He has 32 years of experience in FMCG companies like HUL, Nestle, Adani Wilmar Limited etc. and with a career history of steering initiatives geared towards implementing manufacturing systems, lowering costs, heightening productivity etc

Mr. Pankaj Gupta

VP – Operations

Experience – 22 years

Business Leader with 22+ years of FMCG / Commodities experience in Global markets driving sustainable growth in functional areas of Sales & Marketing, Strategic Deployment, Business Development with special emphasis to P&L accountabilities & General Management functions. He is a Catalyst for Business Growth & Improvement -Start up, Turnaround, Restructuring & High Growth Environments.

Mr. Vishal Hotchand Narang

Director – Manorama Africa Limited

Experience – 7 years

Mr. Deepak Sharma (Mem No. A48707) is an associate member of ICSI and having more than 7 years of Post Qualification Experience in Listed & unlisted Companies, Secretarial, Legal and other related compliances.

Mr. Deepak Sharma

Company Secretary & Compliance Officer

Experience – 7 years

She is a Company Secretary by profession, she has completed her Graduation in Bachelor of Commerce from Calcutta University. She is associated with the company for more than 7 yrs. and handles Investor Relations & Banking Activities and Compliance for the company.

Mrs. Ekta Soni

Manager – IR & PR

Experience – 22 years

MBA from Jamia Millia Islamia University with 22 years of experience in Strategic HR & IR situations; professional disciplines; employee welfare policies, Corporate HR & Change management. Previously worked with various MNC Companies like Birla Group, Solution Inc., Weaverbird Engineering and Technology, Jyoti Group etc.

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