Board of Directors
Mr US Bhartia is the Chairman and Managing Director of India Glycols Limited (IGL). Mr Bhartia has a graduate degree in commerce, with honours, from Kolkata University. Under Mr Bhartia’s dynamic leadership, IGL pioneered the manufacturing of BioMEG, BioEO and derivatives from renewable agro feedstock, with a low carbon footprint. His concern for environmental issues is the driving force behind the company promoting products based on renewable, natural, agro and waste feedstock.
Ms Jayshree Bhartia holds a Bachelor's degree in Arts from the University of Kolkata. She is a Director in various companies. Ms Bhartia has a keen interest in social work and is an Associate with various renowned social welfare organisations. She joined India Glycols in 1999.
Ms. Pragya Bhartia Barwale holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and International Relations from Brown University, USA and a Master of Science degree in Development Economics from the University of Oxford, U.K. She was appointed as President- Business Development at India Glycols w.e.f. 1st August 2008. She has been a part of the Ennature Biopharma Division since its inception in 2009 and has worked closely on all aspects of the division. She is a director in several companies including a listed company and is also a designated partner in LLP.
Mr Pradip Kumar Khaitan is a legal professional, holds a Bachelor of Law degree from the University of Calcutta and is an Attorney-at-Law (Bell Chambers gold medallist). He is also a member of the Bar Council of India, West Bengal; Incorporated Law Society, Kolkata; and Indian Council of Arbitration, New Delhi. He serves as a Director in various renowned corporates. He joined India Glycols in 1996.
Mr Jagmohan N. Kejriwal is an industrialist and holds
Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Sydenham College, Mumbai and Bachelor of
Science (Economics) degree from London School of Economics. He is founder
promoter of Dynatron (P) Ltd.
Mr. Kejriwal has over 45 years experience in managing business enterprises. He joined India Glycols Ltd in 1999 as an Independent Director.
Ms. Shukla Wassan is a graduate in Commerce (Honors) & Law from Calcutta University, Fellow Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India and Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, UK. She has served on the Boards for more than a decade. She has been a Member and Chairperson of the Board and Audit Committee of Companies (Listed and Unlisted) in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. She is also Committee Member of various industry forums including CII and FICCI with leadership roles in community organization.
Mr Ravi Jhunjhunwala, is an Industrialist. He manages the Rs3,600 crores LNJ Bhilwara Business Group. He holds a Bachelor degree in Commerce from Delhi University and Master in Business Administration from the Centre D’etudes Industrielles (CEI) Geneva. He joined India Glycols Limited in 2009. Under his leadership, IGL group has established a presence in more than 75 countries across five continents today. He is also active on number of National Management forums and is associated with various chambers of commerce including CII.
Mr Jitender Balakrishnan, recently retired from IDBI Bank Ltd. as Deputy Managing Director, has more than 30 years of experience. During his tenure with IDBI Bank, he has held various positions and has obtained experience in various areas of banking and financial services. After holding the post of Executive Director of IDBI Bank in July 2004, he was promoted as Deputy Managing Director of IDBI Ltd. in 2006. He also has relevant and adequate capital market experience to be a Designated Director of the Company on the Stock Exchange.
Shri Alok Singhal (DIN: 10359043) is a Chemical Engineer. He has completed his graduation and masters from BITS, Pilani. He has professional experience of about 32 years in the field of Plant Operations and Project Management.
Mr. Ravi Kumar, aged about 63 years, is a seasoned banker with over 3 decades of experience with deep understanding of entire credit cycle including corporate banking, project financing, business development, credit appraisal, credit delivery, credit monitoring, credit risk assessment, stress asset management.
He was part of the top management of IDBI Bank Ltd (IDBI) till April 2021, when he superannuated as Executive Director and was managing the loan portfolio of Large and Mid-corporates of the Bank.The role and responsibilities included leading, strategizing, directing, controlling, monitoring and overseeing all facets of the large/mid corporate portfolio of the Bank . He handled relationships of various large groups, sectors and industries. During his career spanning over a period of 30 years with IDBI Bank, he has worked in leadership position at various locations in different departments of the Bank with diversified roles and responsibilities including the assignment of the Chief Executive Officer of the only Overseas Branch of the Bank at DIFC, Dubai, UAE. He was also member of various committee(s) of the Bank during his stint with IDBI Bank.
Mr. Ravi Kumar is a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers (CAIIB) and has completed his MBA in Financial Management, Post Graduation in Public Administration and Graduation in Economics.