Mr. Kirit Mehta
Mr. Kirit Mehta is a practicing Chartered Accountant since 1974. Apart from tax assessments. Tax advice and audits of various public and private companies, his expertise lies in takeovers, amalgamation and advice on Capital structuring and pricing of equity shares. His clientele includes prestigious listed companies. His vast and varied experience provides the Company with continuous guidance and advice on various issues.
Mr. Kirit MehtaChairman
Mr. Shailesh Mehta
Mr. Shailesh Mehta, the Managing Director, is the main architect of Texel Industries Ltd. He has been active in the field of plastics for the last 28 years. Mr. Mehta completed his college education in 1980 and started his career in BOMBAY, with a small-scale plastics unit where he gained shop-floor experience and direct exposure to the manufacturing process. He was instrumental in developing various laminated/coated fabrics and papers.
Subsequently, propelled by the opportunities in the field, he along with Shri Naresh Mehta, promoted Texel Plastics Pvt. Ltd. in 1989 for manufacture of international quality polyethylene coated fabrics used in varied applications.
Shri Shailesh Mehta not only handles administrative, commercial and financial aspects of the business, but the credit of developing an extremely loyal dealer network of the company also goes to him.
Mr. Shailesh MehtaManaging Director
Mr. Naresh Mehta
Mr. Naresh Mehta Director of Texel Industries Ltd. is a technocrat with a Bachelors and Masters Degree in Plastics Engineering from the university of Lowell in Massachusetts, U S A. His research paper was the first that established a relation between process ability and viscoelastic behavior of plastics.
He began his career as product Development Engineer at Carlisle Synthetic Systems, USA. A 200 million dollar company, Carlisle is the world leader in the manufacture of synthetic membranes used in roofing, pond and canal lining etc.
Thereafter Mr. Naresh Mehta through his extensive technical know-how founded Texel Plastics Pvt. Ltd. along with Mr. Shailesh Mehta.
As Director of Texel, Mr. Naresh Mehta spearheads Research and Development, Applications Engineering as well as Exports for the Company.
His product innovations include Geomembranes, Geocell for soil erosion, and high tensile composite membranes for various applications in the construction industry.
He is currently concentrating on the development of various specialty products for the export markets.
Besides continually upgrading product quality and applications, Mr. Naresh Mehta also applies his inventive abilities to increase the efficiency at each stage of the manufacturing process and its machinery.
Mr. Naresh Mehta’s expertise and intimate understanding of the foreign markets is to Texel’s advantage. He has established breakthrough for the company’s products in the competitive markets of Canada, U.K., Holland, Norway, the Gulf and Africa.
Mr. Naresh MehtaDirector
Dr. Christy Fernandez
Dr. Christy Fernandez, belongs to the 1973 batch of the IAS Gujarat cadre. Mr. Christy Fernandez completed his graduation and post graduation from the University of Kerala. Dr. Christy Fernandez was credited with various posts during different stages of his career. Dr. Christy Fernandez has held several senior positions in the Central and State Government which include that of district collector, Director, Joint Secretary, Additional Secretary, Special Secretary, Principal Secretary and Secretary in departments and Ministries like home, agriculture, health, finance, petroleum, industries, urban development, commerce, tourism etc. Dr. Christy Fernandez was also designated as Director in the Board of Directors of several companies and Chairman or Chairman cum Managing Director of Central and State Public sector enterprises. While working as the Coir Board Chairman in Kochi, Christy and his team worked better to change the life of the poor families.
He is on the Board of Directors of the Company since September, 2014.
The company will benefit immensely from his vast experience in various fields.