Shri Ninad Gupte has a B.Sc degree from Bombay University, PGDBM-Equivalent to MBA (XLRI-Jamshedpur), and Diploma in Tax Management (Bajaj Institute of Management-Bombay University). He has 39 years of experience with the industry in the field of chemicals, petrochemicals and agrochemicals, a significant part of which was in key positions in companies such as Excel Industries Limited, BASF India Limited, Herdillia Chemicals Limited and Cheminova India Limited. He is currently the Joint Managing Director of Excel Crop Care Ltd., having an annual turnover of more than Rs.900 crores. Prior to that he was the Managing Director of Agrocel Industries Ltd. He had worked with Indian as well as multinational companies at various senior level positions. Before his appointment as the Managing Director of Agrocel Industries Ltd., Shri Gupte was the Managing Director of Cheminova India Ltd., a Danish multinational, having an annual turnover of about Rs.275 crores.
Shri Ninad D. Gupte has been actively involved in various industry associations in senior positions to promote the cause of various industries in which he has operated. He has held the position of Vice-Chairman of Crop Care Federation of India – an Industry body of Agrochemicals manufacturers. He had also held the position of member of Chemicals panel of Export Promotion Council for Chemicals (CHEMEXIL). Over and above this he is also holding Directorship in following Public and Private Limited companies.
- Excel Crop Care Ltd.
- TML Industries Ltd.
- Transpek Industry (Europe) Ltd.
- Excel Crop Care (Europe) NV
- Excel Crop Care (Australia) Pty. Ltd.