BOARD OF DIRECTORS

N. P. Kirpalani

Chairman Emeritus

Mr. Kirpalani - the founder of the ENPEE Group - began his journey in Nigeria in 1961 with a small trading business. 

 

He has led successful management teams for over 50 years and built a conglomerate that includes manufacturing operations in Africa, the Middle East, and India, with sales offices in various countries. 

 

His contribution to society has been that of a catalyst, in the drive for business expansion and this is reflected in his ethical and humanistic business practices and his philanthropic undertakings.

Sanjay Kirpalani

Chairman & Promoter

Mr. Sanjay Kirpalani represents the next generation of the ENPEE Group and is the Chairman of the ENPEE Group including RenewSys India Pvt. Ltd.

 

Based in Singapore where he has oversight of the Group’s investment office, he supports the strategic planning and growth initiatives for the Group. 

 

Inducted in the Group business since 1990, he has successfully led major expansion initiatives in existing businesses and established greenfield projects for the Group in Nigeria.

Arun Lakhani

Director & Promoter

Mr. Arun Lakhani is the Group’s new generation Finance and Economic professional. 

 

A Chartered Accountant from England & Wales with a degree in Economics from the London School of Economics, he joined the Group’s metal packaging business in Nigeria in 2005. 

 

Since 2007, he has been involved in establishing the Group’s businesses in Dubai and Mauritius.

Avinash Hiranandani

Global CEO & Managing Director

Mr. Avinash Hiranandani leads the team at RenewSys as its Global CEO & Managing Director.

 

Avinash is an Engineer, he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in the same and completed marketing studies thereafter.

 

He has nearly 30 years of diverse industry experience including over

20 years with the ENPEE Group across India and Africa in the energy, engineering and packaging sectors.

C. H. Laxminarayan

Non-Executive Director

Mr. C. H. Laxminarayan is a Chartered Accountant with 40 years of working experience.

                                                                                                   

He has held several positions including leadership roles in Cost and Finance Management, Compliance, Planning, Taxation, Banking, Import Export Management.

 

A focused approach, ability to swiftly identify and resolve matters has defined his career. Prior to joining RenewSys, he was a Director in Positive Packaging Industries Limited where he led the Corporate Governance and Internal Audit Departments.

Nainit Merchant

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Nainit Merchant has a rich and varied experience of over 41 years as a Management Consultant-cum-Corporate Advisor. From 1977-1993, Nainit was employed with Tata Economic Consultancy Services. Thereafter, Nainit has been working as an Independent Corporate Advisor.

He has been associated with the ENPEE Group as a management consultant since 2005. 

 

Nainit holds professional qualifications from premier institutes - Mechanical Engineering from IIT, Kanpur, PGDBM (Marketing &Finance) from IIM, Calcutta, Chartered Engineer, Fellow & Life Member of Institution of Engineers (FIE), Fellow of Institution of Valuers, Certified Management Consultant (CMC), Institute of Management Consultants of India.

Ashok Lakhani

Co-Founder – RenewSys India Pvt. Ltd

Mr. Ashok Lakhani, a Mechanical Engineer from IIT Bombay, has been associated with the ENPEE Group since 1972.

An accomplished industry veteran with over 45 years of professional experience, Mr. Lakhani has, over the years, successfully co-founded and managed several industries in Africa and India.

Although not on the Board now, Mr. Lakhani continues to mentor and advise the management team at RenewSys. He provides strategic insight and guidance in all spheres of business with adherence to the values of the ENPEE Group.