Leadership Team

Raja Venkataraman

Non-Executive Chairman

A Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary, Raja's professional journey includes notable roles such as Vice-Chairman & Managing Director at Philips Ltd., as well as CEO & President at TE Connectivity Ltd. and GE Healthcare Ltd. With an extensive career spanning 32 years, he has amassed diverse experience across various industries, including automotive, tires, and leather.

Manish Bhartia

Promoter & MD

The Founding CEO of the group is a passionate entrepreneur and inventor, whose unwavering dedication has led to the creation of our ventures driven by sustainability and enriched with a strong ESG ethos. With an impressive career spanning more than 25 years, Manish brings a wealth of experience in the sphere of mineral processing and the quarry industry across Asia.

Gunjan Bhartia

Non-Executive Director

An Economics graduate holding an MBA and CFA, Gunjan is an esteemed alumnus of IIM Bangalore. He currently holds the position of Vice-President, E-commerce Finance and Strategy at Coupang, one of the fastest growing e-commerce companies in the world. His experience includes serving as the CFO and Senior Vice President of Commercial Finance at GE South Asia in the past.

Rajni Bhartia

Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director

Over the last 15 years, she has been deeply committed to philanthropic pursuits, leading the company's CSR endeavours via the 'Sand Grains Foundation'. Her dedicated initiatives center around promoting a greener city and providing underprivileged individuals in Kolkata with valuable skill development opportunities.

Enda Ivanoff

Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director

Pioneer within the Engineering and Minerals processing Industry, developed, designed and sold more than 2500 unique solutions across the world, specifically focussed on sustainability. Credited with a fellowship from the Institute of Mechanical Engineers UK for his pioneering work and also many patents, he will continue his passion for design excellence and shape our future trajectory.

Brendan McGurgan

Co-Founder & Non-Executive Director

A Chartered Accountant, Brendan was recognised as the overall UK Director of the Year and Young Director in 2016. As the co-founder of Simple Scaling Ltd in Europe, Brendan plays a pivotal role in aiding SME businesses to scale with purpose. He has previously worked for global accounting giant PWC and software innovator Amacis Ltd.

Glen Curry

Independent Director

A Graduate Diploma in Advanced Structural Engineering and a Masters of Engineering Science in Maritime Engineering. With a wealth of experience exceeding 26 years in the maritime and major civil infrastructure sectors across Australia, Asia, North America, and Europe, he stands as an industry-leading maritime consultant. Glen has held distinguished Global Director roles at multiple renowned international engineering consultancies.

PB Sunil Kumar

Independent Director

A trusted business leader with a career spanning 25 years. He has valuable experience in renowned institutions such as GE Capital, ICICI Bank, and Tata Finance and has also built successful businesses in healthcare and management consulting. He has been instrumental in delivering impactful results, contributing significantly to the success of the organizations he has been associated with.

Sanjeev Kumar Jain

Chief Financial Officer

A seasoned finance professional with a M.Com (CU) degree, Chartered Accountant qualification, and DISA (ICAI) certification. With over 18 years of dynamic experience, he is spearheading the finance strategy for the group. In the past, he has worked for large multinational companies such as Landis+Gyr, Hindalco and Vodafone.

Girish Dugar

Company Secretary

With a degree in LLB and Company Secretaryship, Girish boasts an impressive 14-year career. He takes the lead in overseeing crucial aspects such as corporate governance, compliance, regulatory affairs, and legal matters for the group.