Leadership

Mr. D. P. Singh - Managing Director (Sara International Pvt Ltd)

Mr.D.P Singh is the managing director of SARA International Pvt Ltd, the flagship company of the group and the chairman of SARA Textiles Ltd. Having his up bringing in a family of civil servants, Mr. Singh very early learnt the value of discipline, hard work and integrity. Equipped with a post graduate in Economics from Punjab University and a foreign trade diploma from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi (IIFT), his career has spanned successful stints at Mahindra & Mahindra and Eicher Motors. In 1990, he setup upon his entrepreneurial journey with SARA GROUP. His current role within SARA is to look at forward looking business expansion strategies, cost optimization across the group and be the chairman of all group companies. He is the former Chairman of Gopalpur Port, President of the All Indian Grain Exporters Association and is currently the Honorary Counsel General of Albania in India.

His passions outside of work focus primarily on expanding his contribution as an active philanthropist engaged in charity, disaster rehabilitation and education.

Mr. Singh is also an avid golf player and recipient of multiple trophies.

S.M Dwivedi - Chief Executive Officer (SARA Textiles Limited)

Mr. Shyam Mohan Dwivedi, is a B.Tech, (Textile) and has done Post Graduate Diploma is Business Administration. After a brief stint with three textile companies, he joined SARA GROUP in 1992. He has more than two decades of rich experience in textile production and trading. He has played a pivotal role in the success of the textile business at SARA. With his dynamism and dedication, he has steered the business to its present heights.

As a Director & CEO at SARA Textiles Limited, his functions include envisioning the company's growth strategy, overseeing the manufacturing units and global marketing efforts.

He is a family man to the core and religious person by nature. He is an avid reader of traditional epics and puranas. He is a lifetime member of the Textile Association Of India.

Under his able guidance, the textiles business has developed a global reach in over 10 countries.

Mr. Deepit Singh - Director (Sara International Pvt Ltd)

Mr. Deepit Singh is a Masters in Business Administration with specialization in Finance from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and a Bachelors in Mechanical engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He plays the crucial role as Director - Finance for the group and has the twin responsibility of overseeing the mining activities of SARA GROUP in Eastern Europe. He was also instrumental in helping establish the first plant of SARA Textiles Limited. Among other group roles, he is also a director with Gopalpur ports Limited. His personal interests are collecting old records, golfing and vintage cars.

Mr. Tushar Singh - Chief Operating Officer (Sara International Pvt Ltd)

Tushar currently heads the commodities business of the group including origination, transportation and marketing of bulk commodities. Since joining the business in 2006, he has been part of the effort to build the group's image in the Asia Pacific region. This has been achieved by setting up operations in China and Indonesia and also entering the coal trading business successfully.

As the COO, Tushar is also responsible for the human resource development work at SARA and spearheading initiatives aimed at achieving greater financial discipline across the company's business operations. Increasingly, his time is also spent on driving the group's investment business as well its plans in the healthcare space.

Tushar has a post-graduate degree in Business Management from Judge Business School, University of Cambridge and is a Bachelor of Science in Business Studies from London. Before joining SARA, he worked as a consultant at KPMG Consulting in London.

He is an active member of the CII, the Entrepreneurs Organization and the World Economic Forum and a lifelong Manchester United fan.

Akshay Sharma - Chief Executive Officer (Magnum Resources Private Limited)

Mr. Akshay Sharma is the Chief Executive Officer of Magnum Resources Private Limited (MRPL). MRPL is the textiles machinery vertical of the SARA GROUP. He is a Science Graduate and holds Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing and Sales Management. He has more than 2 decades of extensive experience in the textile & garment machinery industry spanning across strategic planning, sales, marketing and business operations.

Since joining in 2009, he has been pioneered in building a high performance culture at MRPL. His efforts have led the company to position itself as a leader in the market and create a significant presence in the textile and garment machinery industry pan India. He has earlier worked with Japanese, Korean and US Multi National Companies like Brother International.

He is passionate about football and cricket.

Mr. Dinesh Gupta - Group Finance & Accounts Head

Mr. Dinesh Gupta is the Group Finance & Accounts Head. He is handling banking, accounting, direct & indirect taxation, management information systems (MIS) and business planning for all the companies within the group.

He has extensive experience of more than 25 years in the field of treasury, fund raising, business planning, MIS, taxation, ERP implementation and business process engineering.

Mr. Gupta is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India and Company Secretary from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has worked with companies like Louis Berger Group, Intex Industries, Daewoo Motors India Ltd., Rico Auto Group, Gujarat Filament Ltd during his career.