India, May 2014: Nichrome India Ltd. has appointed Hemant Ogale as Managing Director of the company effective March 3rd, 2014.

Hemant Ogale brings a rich experience of over 30 years in diverse sectors like Engineering, Sales and Marketing. He started his career as an Entrepreneur and introduced the concept of mechanized milking in India in the form of Milking Machines for cows & buffaloes. He went on to set-up a greenfield project for an MNC. Thereafter he was involved in managing the supply chain for one of India’s leading brands in the food sector. During the course of his career he has been involved in the manufacturing and sales of a wide range of Products such as Dairy Equipment’s, consumer Dairy Products, liquid & solid waste handling equipment’s &heading a luxury car dealership.

He possessesextensive experience in dealing with foreign collaborators, setting up of a‘state of the art’ manufacturing facility and also setting-up a national sales and service network. During his career he has built-up an extensive “network of contacts” across all states in India with Dairy Co-Operatives and Private Sector as well as Industries. He was involved in active lobbying with Agri& related ministries for securing tax exemptions.

A Mechanical Engineer from Mumbai University, Hemant Ogale has undergone training in International Program in Management at IMD Lausanne and Business Environment & Strategy at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

“Nichrome, under the able leadership of Mr. Ogale, will achieve the new heights of success in terms of turnover and reach in Indian as well as world markets” says Mrs. Mrunal Joshi, Executive Director and Promoter of the company