Mr. Anirudh Sonpal- Chairman

Mr. Anirudh Sonpal, aged 53 years, has graduated from Sydenham College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai and is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. His core areas of practice include Internal, Management & Operations Audit, Internal Controls, Risk Management, Corporate Governance and Indirect Taxes. He has actively participated in the activities of the ICAI at Branch and Regional levels. He has been nominated by various forums and associations in their committees. He has presented papers at various seminars organized by professional bodies and industry associations.

Mr. Saurabh Kalani -Whole time Director

Mr. Saurabh Kalani aged 53 years a commerce graduate from Sydenham College, Mumbai. He joined family business at age of 23. After taking in a few years of hands on experience he diversified group’s activity into the field of Poly-Woven packaging which today is flagship manufacturing company of the group under the name Flexituff International Limited. He helped the Company grow into a multi-dimensional company of present structure leading a host of business and a team of 7000 strong people in India and abroad. He has more than two decades of experience in the field of manufacturing, import, export, market development, strategic planning, production planning, financial planning etc. relating to Raffia Industry. He is the founder President of the Indian Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container Association (IFIBCA) and was the Vice President of All India Flat Tape Manufacturers’ Association. Currently he is the member of the Committee of the Plastics Export Promotion Council (PLEXCONCIL). He has expert knowledge in the products manufactured by Flexituff International Limited and its utilization in global market.

 Mr. Kevan John Upperdine – Independent Director

Mr. Kevan John Upperdine, aged 56 years, has completed mechanical engineering course from “Yorkshire and Humberside Council for Further Education” and has over 29 years of experience as a mechanical engineer and production manager. He has worked with Apprentice Mechanical Engineer, Bowater PLC and Euro Bulk Packaging Limited in the past.

Mr. Sharat Anand – Independent Director

Mr. Sharat Anand, aged 56 years has completed his Economics Honours from Delhi University and holds a Masters degree in Business Administration, Delhi University. He has been a banker for over 20 years with assignments overseas and in India. He has experience in capital market activities including fund management, debt origination, syndication and trading, forex market and enterprise risk management across diverse global markets and products. He was Deputy CEO and Country Treasurer, Standard Chartered Bank in India from 1993-2000 and held senior management positions at ABN Amro Bank N.V in India as Country Treasurer from 1990-1993.

Mr. Akshay Tanna – Investor Director

Mr. Akshay Tanna aged 34 years is a Vice President at TPG Growth in Mumbai, and has been with TPG since 2011. Prior to joining TPG in 2011, Mr. Akshay Tanna worked for Merill Lynch and Deutsche Bank in the Financial Institutions Investment Banking Group. Mr. Akshay Tanna graduated from the Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania with Honors.

Mr. Vishwarupe Narain – Investor Director

Mr. Vishwarupe Narain, aged 40 years is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and MBA from Stanford University. He is having a 14years global experience including 6 years of private equity experience in US and India. Managed 12 deals in a variety of sectors including energy, media, technology and real estate. Consulted for top-tier finance firms to assist with due diligence and financial analysis. Worked with Fortune – 500 clients in Europe and US on strategy, finance and technology issues.

Mrs. Alka Sagar – Woman Director

Mrs. Alka Sagar, aged 36 years is an advocate by profession. Presently she is working with Mr. R.L. Jain, Senior Advocate in High court of Indore. Mrs. Sagar is having an experience of around 9 years as private practitioner and a court lawyer. She started her carrier as a private practitioner from district court. She has good experience in legal matters. Mrs. Alka Sagar has Bachelors in Health Science from Devi Ahiliya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Indore, Bachelors in Law from Devi Ahiliya Vishwa Vidhyalaya, Indore and holds post graduate diploma in Human Resource Management from VMOU, Kota Affiliated by Indira Gandhi National Open University Bhopal (M.P.).