Mr. H. V. Shah, Chairman of
the Group, has started the business in Sixties in Paint
manufacturing alongwith Mr. C. D. Mehta, Joint Chairman of the
The Group made in roads in Real Estate, Mr.Shah almost single
handedly went ahead with its project of manufacturing of
Industrial Nitrocellulose for first time in Indian Private sector
in the name of Asha Nitrocellulose Pvt. Ltd. He guided the company
through its ups and downs technically and commercially till 1998
before it was sold to ICI (I) Ltd. Meanwhile, the product line was
extended to Celluloid Sheets, Ethyl Cellulose and Pigment
Mr. C. D. Mehta, a Chartered Accountant by Profession, has
looked after the Groupís Financial aspects from the very beginning
and being instrumental in supporting the various manufacturing and
real estate business through ups and downs.
Mr. B. B. Sen, a Chemical Engineer with Post Graduate in
Business Management, has been working for leading multinational
surface coating industry for more than 20 years. He joined this
Group in late Nineties to set up Pigment Chips unit known as Asha
Dispersions Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. J. K. Mehta, a Chartered Accountant by Profession,
looks after the company finance and commercial aspects of the
Group from the beginning of his career.
Dr. V.K.V. Unni, Ph.D from Institute of Science, Bangalore
has 35 years experience in Liquid Inks at Senior Technical level
in DIC Group Companies both in India and Overseas.
Mr. K. J. Dave, M.A., LLB, has a long experience with Union
Carbide Ltd. (presently Dow Chemical) and is in charge of Groupsí
Mr. Srinivasan, a Chemical Engineer, with a long background
in various reputed Chemical companies, is in charge of Ethyl
Mr. J. B. Mehta, a Commerce Graduate and MBA in Business
Management, is in charge of Pigment Dispersions plant.
Mr. A. P. Mehta, a Commerce Graduate and MBA in Business
Management, is looking after commercial activities of the Group.