Dr. Rakesh Kumar (Executive Chairman – IEML) announced that IEML has appointed Mohammad Fahad Ikram, Pradip Navnitlal Muchhala, Rajesh Kumar Jain, Snighdha Saluja, Sunil Sikka and Nirmal Bhandari as independent directors to its Board of Directors with effect from December 27, 2021 at 11th Extraordinary General Meeting of the company.
Mohammad Fahad Ikram:
Ikram holds a bachelor’s degree in Arts from De Montfort University. He is having rich and diverse experience in the Metal Export and Travel Industry. Currently he is associated with M/s Haq Brothers and Euro collection as a partner. He is also leading M/s ETC Enterorises Private Limited as a director of the company.
Pradip Navnitlal Muchhala:
Mr. Muchhala holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Bombay University. He is having rich knowledge and experience of Fashion Market. He is also having 44 years’ experience in Export Business of Handicrafts, Fashion Jewellery and Fashionable Accessories since 1975. He was also on the Board of EPCH.
Rajesh Kumar Jain:
Mr. Jain is Chartered Accountant and Cost & Management Accountant and also holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from St. Xaviers University, Kolkata. He is associated with various organizations like Exmart International, New Delhi, Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts, India, TPF Organization and JITO, New Delhi Chapter.
Ms. Saluja holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Jesus and Mary College, Delhi University. She has excellence skills of flair reading and writing which makes her a freelance journalist. Later, after her marriage she joined her family business and started an Export venture in 1995 by the name of M/s Encore Exports. She was awarded with “The Women Entrepreneurs award” by EPCH. Now, she also started a venture into the Hotel industry in the US.
Mr. Sikka holds post graduate degree from Delhi University. He is a promoter director of leading hotels chain across India. He has vast experience of more than 37 years in export trade.
Mr. Bhandari holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Jodhpur University. He has vast experience and knowledge of Manufacture and Exports of Wooden, Iron handicrafts, Furniture & Accessories. He is associated with M/s Bhandari Exports and M/s G.K. Exports (Exporter of Handicrafts/ Furniture items of Wood Iron Brass Etc.) as proprietor. Also, he was Ex- President of Ummed Club, Jodhpur Handicrafts Exporters Association, Jodhpur, Ex-Vice President of Export Promotion Council for handicrafts, New Delhi and Ex-COA-Member of Export Promotion Council for handicrafts, New Delhi.