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

Board of Directors

Experience – 20 years

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

Vinita Saraf

Chairperson & Managing Director

Experience – 46 years

He graduated after studying Law from Kolkata University in 1963. He has vast experience of working in the food industry. He worked with Flour and Oil Mills for twenty years, during which he served in various capacity inputs processing, quality control and marketing and company law and legal divisions.

Kedarnath Agarwal

Executive Director

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.

Shrey Saraf

Executive Director

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.

Gautam Kumar Pal

Executive Director

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.

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.

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.

Ashish Bakliwal

Independent Director

Management Team

Experience – 32 years

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

Ashish Saraf


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. Apel Sten

Vice President (New & Existing Projects)

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.

Deep Saraf

VP - Business Development

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.

CA Ashok Jain

Chief Finance Officer

Experience – 20 years

He has vast experience in raw materials and ingredients for the confectionery industry cocoa products, fats, glazes and having deep knowledge of sales & marketing at Moscow, Russia, and CIS market. His vast working experience included dealing with end user, developing sales through dealer networks, communication with Directors and the Company owners.

Mr. Razumov Aleksey

Sales, Country Head (Russia)

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.

Raj Shekhar

VP – Technical

Experience – 10 years

He did his MBA in Operation Research and MTech & BE (Hons). He has an experience of more than 10 years in managing domestic as well as international sales (adding new customer base).

Chandan Gupta

Associate VP – Sales

Experience – 10 years

She performed magnificently in the Initial Public Offer (IPO) of the company. She is designated key managerial personnel and handled all the compliances for the company.

Divya Jajoo

CS & Compliance

Experience – 10 years

A Company Secretary by profession. His versatile working profile includes experience in Secretarial, Legal, Investor Relation, Banking, Insurance and Accounts.

Mr. Deepak Sharma

Dy. Company Secretary

Experience – 27 years

He did his MBA in Finance and Marketing and has an experience of 27 years in the procurement of raw material from the domestic as well as foreign forest (Networking - RM Procurement).

Ajay Sharma

VP- Commercial

Experience – 10 years

He did his MBA in Human Resources. He is a Dynamic Professional with a proven track record of management skills. He is innovative and result-oriented and has extensive experience in Human Resources, Industrial Relations and Administration.

Gautam Das

General Manager