Leadership Team

Vasudeo GoenkaChairman

Mr. Vasudeo Goenka, founding member and the Chairman of the Company is Bachelor of Commerce and with over 50 years of experience in varied fields viz chemicals, finance, paper trading etc. is leading the Company by providing strategic guidance and leadership support.

Mr. Vasudeo, a philanthropist, is actively involved in various social and cultural works and is working towards eradicating the social issues by imparting adult education, services to the poor etc.

Mr. Vasudeo Goenka has in his credit various awards and accreditations like M/s Himmatmal & Co. Gold Medal in 1985-86, Late Shri Jethmal T. Lalwani Memorial Award in 1986-87 for outstanding services to the Paper Trade, All India Paper Manufacturers Association Award for achievement for the best services rendered to the Industry & trade and a life time achievement award in 2004.

Ravi Goenka Managing Director

Mr. Ravi Goenka is Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical branch. He has been involved with the day to day affairs of Laxmi since incorporation and has more than 30 years of experience in the varied industries ranging from chemicals, papers, education, power etc.

An entrepreneur par excellence, very well networked in the industry Mr. Ravi Goenka spearheads the strategy team of the Company and plays an important role in development of global relationships, mergers and acquisitions. He is also a notable Social Worker & under his visionary leadership Laxmi has grown leaps and bounds.

Radhesh Welling Executive Director & CEO

Mr. Radhesh Welling obtained his engineering degree from Regional Engineering College and has Masters in International Business from IIFT, New Delhi. He has further obtained MBA from IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland.

He has international experience of over 20 years in chemicals industry. He has worked in USA, Europe and Asia, heading functions like Innovation, Operations, Business Development and Sales & Marketing. He has worked in senior management roles in CP Kelco (part of the JM Huber corporation), Navin Fluorine International Ltd. etc,

As a CEO, he is responsible for leading multiple functions like Operations, Finance, HR, R&D, Sales & Marketing etc. and managing operating P & L. He is also responsible for identifying and driving non-incremental growth opportunities for Laxmi. He is also member of Board of Directors of Laxmi Organic Industries Ltd.

Partha Roy Chowdhury President Corporate & CFO

Chartered Accountant with 30+ years of experience in heading Corporate Finance & Legal Functions. Led complex financial structuring exercises including restructuring under BIFR, IPO, International M&A etc.

Biswarup Goswami President-HR & Chief Transformation Officer

Mr. Biswarup Goswami is a Post graduate in PM and IR from Xavier Institute of Social Service, a Bachelor of law and Graduate with Chemistry Honours. BG as he is popularly known is also a certified executive coach. He has more than 30 years of HR & A experience and has worked for a number of well-known Indian and multinational companies known for their world class HR practices like Tata Steel, Timken, Philips, Airtel and Galaxy Surfactants. He is passionate about Organizational Capability development, Talent Management & Employee Engagement and is also handling the Transformational agenda for Laxmi.

Sanjay Sapate President Operations & Projects

25+ years of experience leading Manufacturing & Projects. Has worked in leadership positions in companies like Pidilite and Jubilant Life Science and has Chemical Engineering degree.