Lead by Mr Shyam Sunder Sharmma, Ganesha Ecosphere Limited boasts of a strong Board comprising 10 qualified and experienced Directors.
Mr. Shyam Sunder Sharmma, founder of the Company, aged 72 years, is a post-graduate in commerce. He is a first generation entrepreneur and textile technocrat having management experience of over 51 years including 25 years with various Birla Group Companies in senior positions. He is associated with the Company as Chairman-cum-Managing Director since 1989. He is responsible for looking into the overall management, strategic planning and development of the Company.
Mr. Vishnu Dutt Khandelwal, aged 66 years is post-graduate in commerce and his area of expertise include accounting and financial management. He also possesses a rich experience of over 42 years in textile yarn trading. He has been serving the Company since inception and was appointed as Executive Vice-Chairman of the Company in 2008. He is responsible for overseeing the marketing and business development of the Company.
Mr. Sharad Sharma, aged 49 years, is a commerce graduate and having more than 28 years experience in marketing and distribution. He has been associated with the Company since inception and was appointed to the Board in 1992 as a Director. He was appointed as Joint Managing Director of the Company in 2004. He is responsible for overseeing day to day management and overall operations of the Company.
Mr. Rajesh Sharma, aged 46 years is a commerce graduate and has rich experience spanning over 25 years in plant administration and operations. He is associated with the Company since its inception and was appointed as an Executive Director of the Company in 2008. He is responsible for looking after the administration and operations of the Company’s Rudrapur and Bilaspur unit.
Mr. Vishwa Nath Chandak, aged 78 years, is M.Com., LL.B. and has experience of over 39 years of working as a Senior President in Eastern Spinning Mills & Industries Ltd. He had also been associated with Kesoram Industries Ltd. (a B.K. Birla Group Company) as President of its divisions namely Kesoram Rayon and Hindusthan Heavy Chemicals for several years. He was appointed to the Board of the Company in 2009.
Mr. Pradeep Kumar Goenka, aged 61 years, is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He brings a rich professional experience of over 39 years in the field of finance and related consultancy services. He is a practicing Chartered Accountant. Presently, he is a director of several listed and non-listed companies from various industries including manufacturing and financial consultancy. He was appointed on the Board of the Company in 2006.
Mr. Surendra Kumar Kabra, aged 71 years, is B.Com., LL.B. and is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He brings rich professional experience of over 47 years in textile industry. He has been the Managing Director for over 11 years in Shree Manufacturing Company Ltd. and has over 25 years experience of working in various capacities in Birla Group Textile Companies. He has been running his own textile business for the past 19 years.
Mr. Gopal Singh Shekhavat, aged 62 years, is a bachelor in arts. He has rich experience spanning over 42 years in textile industry. Presently, he looks after the administration and HR of the Company. He was appointed to the Board of the Company as a Director (Administration) w.e.f. 1st June, 2013.
Mr. Abhilash Lal, aged 50 years, is a mechanical engineer and a post-graduate in management from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore. He has rich experience of more than 24 years in all aspects of financial services including banking, consulting, insurance, investments, advisory, etc. and had worked with HSBC for more than 11 years before moving to A.T. Kearney as head of financial institutions practice in India. He then set up the solutions team at Genpact for third party customers and headed the function for two years as Vice President. He was appointed to the Board of the Company as a Non-Executive Independent Director w.e.f. 29th September, 2014.
Dr. Shobha Chaturvedi is Ph.D. in Pollution Abatement from H.B.T.I., Kanpur and in 2016 retired from the post of Regional Officer, UP Pollution Control Board after having put in more than 28 years of service. She has functioned in various capacities. She has been regarded as one of the most knowledgeable, competent and incorruptible officer of the Department. She has been posted in places where effective enforcement of Pollution abatement laws was needed. She also holds a Master Degree in Chemistry. She has worked in the area of Pollution Control when Environmental Pollution was not as hot a topic as today. She was appointed to the Board of the Company as a Non-Executive Independent Director w.e.f. 5th September, 2019.