Chairman & Executive Director
Mr. Arun Purushottam Kelkar is Chairman and Executive Director of our company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the Nagpur University. He has also completed Diploma in Operations Management from University of Mumbai. He has been associated with our Company since its incorporation. He worked with Siemens India Limited and Castrol India Limited and is a professional turned entrepreneur. He has over 4 decades of work experience in various industries including food and nutrition industry. He is a visionary who as the Chairman and Executive Director of the Company, has been instrumental in formulating and implementing strategies and policies of our Company.
Mr. Subhash Purushottam Kelkar is an Executive Director on the Board of our company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from the University of Mumbai. He has completed diploma in Industrial Engineering from Bombay Productivity Council. He has been associated with the Company since its incorporation. He was associated with Glaxo Laboratories (India) Limited, Ethnor Limited and Super Pharma Private Limited prior to incorporation of the Company. He has over 3 decades of experience in various industries including food and nutrition business.
Mr. Vikram Arun Kelkar is the Managing Director of our company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Management Studies from the University of Mumbai and master’s degree in International Business from the University of Auckland. He was awarded outstanding Innovation in eradication of Micronutrient Deficiencies at the Young Visionary-2011, PRCI Chanakya Awards 2011. He has also co-authored a research paper titled “Asian Wheat Flour Products: Impact of flour fortification on organoleptic properties” in March 2011. He has over 17 years of experience in various aspects of food and nutrition business. He heads the premix formulation and RUF/MNP business segments at domestic and international level.
Joint Managing Director
Dr. Nikhil Arun Kelkar is the Joint Managing Director of our company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery from the Nair Hospital Dental College, University of Mumbai and Diploma in Marketing Management from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies. He was a practising Dental Surgeon for 7 years and was also a member of the New Zealand Dental Association. He has over 13 years of experience in various aspects of food and nutrition business. He heads the branded nutrition products segment (domestic and international) and the finance department at the group level and plays a crucial role in product development.
Mr. Aditya Subhash Kelkar is the Executive Director of our company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering in Chemical and Bioprocess from the Swansea University. He has over 9 years of experience in various aspects of food and nutrition business.
Ms. Aparna Sakpal is the Independent Director on the Board of our company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the K.P.B. Hinduja College, Mumbai University, M. Com from Mumbai University and MBA from Institute for Technology & Management (ITM). She has over 22 years of rich experience as HR professional in Companies like IDBI Capital Markets Services Limited, IDBI Trusteeship Services Limited, SBI Mutual Fund and presently She is taking care of entire HR gamut of Feedback Infra Private Limited and it’s group companies.
Mrs. Ashlesha Ashok Parchure is an Independent Director on the Board of our company. She holds a master’s degree in Science (Technology) from the University of Bombay. She was working as Research Assistant in the R&D (Foods) Department at Raptakos, Brett and Co. Limited, Drytech Processes (I) Private Limited and at Tinna Oils and Chemcals Limited. She has experience in research and development.
Mr. Mayur Sirdesai is appointed as the Nominee Director on the Board of our company. He completed B. Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and Master of Science from Pennsylvania State University and MBA in Finance from University of Texas at Austin. He has worked in various roles like Private Equity, Strategy, Advisory Services, Operations, Manufacturing and Marketing in this sector and has developed a strong network across the Indian Healthcare sector at the Senior Management Level and has worked in large professional companies as well as family run organizations in an entrepreneurial framework.