Board of Directors

Prakash Chand Jain

Prakash Chand Jain

Director

Extremely well known and respected in the trade, Prakash Jain’s focus has been overwhelmingly on the business of fabrics, as Director of Pokarna Fabrics Ltd. His understanding of the markets is deep and wide. Read More...
Rahul Chand Jain

Rahul Chand Jain

Director

A graduate of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, Rahul Jain played a key role in establishing the men’s wear brand, Stanza, for the domestic and international markets. Read More...
M. Yugandhar

M. Yugandhar

Director

A Fellow-member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, he is on the board of directors of Karvy Stock Broking Ltd., Aluflouride Ltd., among others. Read More...
T.V. Chowdury

T.V. Chowdury

Director

Mr. Chowdury has had a truly illustrious career working for the government and retiring as Director, Mines & Geology, State Government of Andhra. Read More...
Vinayak Rao Juvvadi

Vinayak Rao Juvvadi

Director

He has done his Masters in Applied Chemistry as well as Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chicago and Kelloggs Business School. Read More...
Mahender Chand Chordia

Mahender Chand Chordia

Director

A Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, he is Managing Director of Kishoresons Detergents Private Limited. Read More...
Apurva Jain

Apurva Jain

Director

A science graduate and member of FICCI, she heads the apparels division of the company for many years. As the first Woman Director on the Board, she brings important gender diversity. Read More...
Dr Jayashree Sanghani

Dr Jayashree Sanghani

Director

A doctorate from Mewar University in Rajasthan, Dr. Sanghani is a Counselling Psychologist with a private practice as well as deep involvement with social and charitable causes. Read More...

Executive Leadership

Paras Kumar Jain

Paras Kumar Jain

CEO

A Fellow Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Paras Jain has had a stellar career spanning over two decades, a major part of which has been with the Pokarna Group. Read More...
Srinivas Ayyagari

Srinivas Ayyagari

HR & Industrial Relations

A Masters in Business Management, he is responsible for all the HR & IR strategies at Pokarna. While his focus is human resources, Srinivas is often involved in other aspects of business at the operational level. Read More...
Vedant Kakarania

Vedant Kakarania

Research & Innovation

A chemical engineering graduate from India’s own ‘Ivy League’ institute, BITS (Birla Institute of Technology and Science) in Pilani, Rajasthan, Vedant began his career at Pokarna in 2013 and soon became leader of product research and development at Pokarna. Read More...
Ravi Prakash

Ravi Prakash

Planning & Production

Ravi, also a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering from BITS, began his career at Pokarna in 2013 and now leads all manufacturing activities at Pokarna. Read More...
Thejo Murthy

Thejo Murthy

Purchasing

He leads procurement function, partnering with all operational functions to unlock potential efficiencies and value within the entire Pokarna supply chain. Read More...
Radhakrishna Murthy

Radhakrishna Murthy

Operations & Automation

Radhakrishna is responsible for optimising Pokarna’s investments in IoT systems, Industry 4.0 and machine automation to drive operational efficiency and increasing OEE to enhance plant performance. Read More...
Kameswara Rao

Kameswara Rao

Fabshop & Projects

He is responsible for the day-to-day management of the fabrication department. Since 2014, Kameswara has acquired a wide range of hands on quartz processing expertise which helps him to confidently direct complex projects. Read More...
Abhinav

Abhinav

Institutional & Retail Sales

A science graduate and a masters in business administration, he is responsible for retail and institutional sales for the Indian market. After joining Pokarna in 2018. Read More...