Shri R.P. Soni, the founder and Chairman of Sangam India Ltd. comes with almost 30 years of rich experience in the textiles industry. He started his career in the year 1982 with 8 weaving machines, giving the organization a turnover of Rs. 50 lakh per annum. Today, Sangam India Ltd is one of the largest manufacturers of Poly viscose dyed yarn in the world at single location. The Company operates under ISO 9001: 2008 systems and is among the top 500 Companies of India and has been awarded 3-Star Export House status. The Group has also diversified into infrastructure, Power and Steel sector.
Shri R.P. Soni has also been felicitated with numerous awards for business acumen and leadership skills like Rajasthan State Award for Export Excellence in textile sector in 2008 and Udyog Ratna in 2005. He has been involved in some social reforms like building the Sangam School of Excellence in 2004, Institute of Technology and Management - Bhilwara, Smt. Kesar Bai Soni Hospital and Research centre, Smt. Kesar Bai Soni Educational Foundation and Badrilal Soni Maheshwari Shiksha Sahyog Kendra amongst others.
Shri R.P. Soni completed his graduation in the field of science and a diploma in Civil Engineering. He follows the path of 'slow and steady wins the race' with smiling face and friendly behavior..
Shri Niwas Modani is the Managing Director of M/s. Sangam (India) Limited, the flagship company of the textile conglomerate, Sangam Group. Shri Modani comes with rich experience in the textile industry, having previously held positions in key organizations in the industry, such as Deputy Chairman of the The Rajasthan Textile Mills Association, as well as Director, Indian Cotton Mills Federation. In addition, Shri Modani has also held positions as President, Mewar Chamber Of Commerce & Industry and Vice President, Rajasthan Chamber Of Commerce & Industry. He has also played an active role as a Committee Member (Leaders Forum) of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), and as a Member of the HRD Committee of FICCI. During his association with FICCI, Shri Modani was a participant in the FICCI Business Delegation to the 9thIndia-European Union Business Summit, as well as the France India Business Forum held in Paris. On these occasions, Shri Modani had accompanied the Hon'ble Minister of Commerce, Government of India, Mr. Kamal Nath. In addition, Shri Modani also has past experience of working closely with the cement industry, having been an Assistant Manager with M/s. Mangalam Cement Ltd.
As part of his extensive and involved social commitments, Shri Modani is a Trustee of Shri Badri Lal Soni Charitable Trust, which focuses on providing technical and management education to the youth, under the aegis of the Institute of Technology and Management, an AICTE accredited institute, along with the Sangam School of Excellence. Shri Modani is also a Trustee of Smt. Kesarbai Soni Charitable Trust, which runs the Smt. Kesarbai Soni Hospital, with assistance from the Apollo Hospital. He is also theManaging Trustee of the Mahesh Seva Nidhi, Rajasthan, since April 2007, and a Trustee of the Shree Aditya Vikram Birla Memorial Trust since 2000. Shri Modani is also an honorary member of the Rotary Club, Bhilwara since 2006.
Shri Modani holds a Masters in Science (M.Sc), with honours in Chemistry, as well as an MBA qualification, along with a Post-Graduate Diploma in Cement Technology from NCBM, Faridabad.
Mr. Vinod Kumar Sodani, Executive Director, Sangam Group is responsible for managing business of PV Suiting, Furnishing Manufacturing with Domestic & Overseas marketing. He shifted to Bhilwara in 1998 to take charge of the Home furnishing & Dress Material business of Sangam Group.
In the year 2003, he was assigned additional charge of Sangam Processors to manage the Processing Division. As his career graph grew in Sangam, in the year 2006 he was handed over the charge of P/V Suiting Business of Domestic Marketing. And within two years, he was also handling P/V Suiting Business of Overseas Marketing.
Thus, with time his profile and key areas of responsibilities increased. He moved from the processing business to marketing which has enabled him to have in-depth knowledge about the company and its operations.
As for his educational qualifications, he is a B.Com graduate and has completed his Chartered Accountancy. Apart from his professional expertise, he is also the President of Mewar Chamber of Commerce & Industry since 2011, Member of All India Maheshwari Mahasabha, Trustee of Smt. Kesarbai soni Hospital assisted by Apollo Hospital and Member of Pushkar Seva Sadan, Pushkar.
He is an Independent Director of the Company. During 1972 to 1979 he has worked as a Management Trainee in M/s. Bird& Company and Junior Engineer Trainee (JET) in SAIL (Durgapur Steel Plant)
Retired as a Chief General Manager and Country Head (Administration & Premises) from IDBI BANK w.e.f.30-9-2009 after serving 30 years in the Institution on various Senior Executive Positions.
He has worked as Ex Directors on the boards of J.K. Tyres & Industries Ltd, BPL Mobile Communications Ltd, Hindustan Sanitary Wares Ltd, IFB Industries Ltd, Alok Industries Ltd, Visuveous Industries Ltd, Manor Floatel Ltd, Uniworth Ltd and State Industrial Development Corporations of Sikkim, Bihar, Rajasthan, Assam and West Bengal etc on behalf of IDBI. he was Sent on deputation to Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) in 1990-91.
He is presently Joined as Senior Vice President (Admn,Finance & Real Estate Development) in CyberTech Systems & Software Ltd at Thane (W) w.e.f17th June, 2010.Holding charge of Whole Time Director at present w.e.f.15th March,2011.
He has empanelled as an Independent Director on the Board of Srei Mutual Fund Ltd, Mumbai.
He is an Independent Director of Company. During 1969-1978: Worked in large diversified conglomerate. In diverse areas of commercial, legal affairs along with Secretarial issues as Company Secretary. During 1978-2001: Worked in ICICI Ltd/ICICI Bank Ltd. holding responsible business development positions starting from Deputy Zonal Manager - North, head of Major Client Group - North and finally taking charge as Country Head of Government and Institutional Solutions Group and finally Country Head Govt. and Agri Group. The rank was Senior General Manager.
Smt. Jyoti Sharma, aged 57 years, is a Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. She joined the Board of Directors of the Company in June, 2020. She has been working as Senior Vice President with Banking Codes and Standards Board of India since August 2015. She has 21 years’ experience in IDBI in Chandigarh, Jaipur and Mumbai office handling various operational and non-operational departments. She was DGM in IDBI handling Corporate Finance Department at the time of quitting it in 2005. Her forte is Corporate finance, resources mobilisation and monitoring of stressed assets. She was nominee director of IDBI on the boards of various companies for seven years. She possesses15 months experience as Vice-President of India SME Asset Reconstruction Company Ltd (ISARC). She possesses over five years’ experience of teaching in various management institutes in Mumbai like NMIMS, CIMR, etc.
She is M.Sc. (Botany) from Panjab University, Chandigarh, MBA with specialization in Financial Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and B.Ed. from Panjab University. She is pursuing Ph.D. in Management from IGNOU.
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Anurag Soni is the Chief Financial Officer of Sangam Group with the charge of identifying new opportunities in different business ventures. With his sharp finance acumen, he is entrusted with the responsibility of treasury management and streamlining operations for sustainable business growth. Mr. Anurag is also spearheading the group’s corporate strategy initiatives and future expansions with a deep analysis of group’s competitive advantages and challenges.
Mr. Anurag Soni is also in charge of the steel business of Sangam group with its manufacturing unit in Wardha, Maharashtra. Under his stewardship, Sangam Group has rapidly grown from a relatively new player in the market to leading quality steel manufacturers with the capacity to produce 0.5 million ton steel per annum.
As for his educational qualifications, he is a commmerce graduate and has completed his MS Finance Degree. Apart from his professional expertise, he is also the Member of All India Maheshwari Mahasabha, Trustee and Member of board at Sangam University.
Chief Business Development
Mr. Pranal Modani is the Chief of Business Development at Sangam (India) Limited, the flagship company of the business conglomerate, Sangam Group. Pranal did his Masters in Management from London Business School and his engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, USA. He did a minor in Economics along with his engineering and was selected to do a 6-week research program at Oxford University, UK. Pranal held several leadership positions during his time in college in the Family Business Club, Investments committee and Entrepreneurship society. Pranal is actively involved in Community service projects and was awarded a certificate of appreciation from Nelson Mandela for a water harvesting project done in Thailand. Pranal has a keen interest in sports and represented London Business School in Squash at the MBAT tournament held in HEC, Paris.
Pranal is presently heading the Sangam group initiatives to expand their international and domestic presence through strategic alliances and partnerships with a key focus on a more consumer centric approach. In line with that, he is heading Sangam’s first retail venture “C9”, an aspirational brand for women’s clothing.
Smt. Jyoti Sharma, aged 57 years, is a Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company, she joined the Board of Directors of the Company in June, 2020. She has been working as Senior Vice President with Banking Codes and Standards Board of India since August 2015. She has 21 year experience in IDBI Bank Ltd in Chandigarh, Jaipur and Mumbai office handling various operational and non-operational departments. 15 month experience as Vice-President of India SME Asset Reconstruction Company Ltd (ISARC).
She is M.Sc (Botany) from Punjab University, Chandigarh, MBA with specialization in Financial Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and B.Ed from Punjab University. she is also pursuing Ph.D in Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU).