Our Team

Leadership Profile

Manish Kumar

Chief Executive Officer

He came to Moscow in 1991 and in 1996 graduated from the Russian State University of Oil and Gas named after IM Gubkin as an Engineer-Driller (oil industry).

He worked in such well-known British companies as Petropharma International, Polypharma International in various positions: General Manager, Director of Sales, Director of the CIS.

Since 2015 is the Deputy Chairman of the Committee on foreign economic cooperation with partners in India to the MCCI.

He is co-chairman of “BRICS World” Committee.

Manish Kumar has over 18 years of experience in international trade and management. Also, his experience includes the development of partnership and business cooperation with many foreign petrochemical companies, such as: Hanwha Chemical (South Korea.), Shinho, (South Korea.), SK Chemical, Honam Petrochemical (South Korea.); SCG Chemical (Thailand), Supreme Petrochemical (India), LG Petrochemical (Indian subsidiary). In addition, well-versed in technology transfer in the field of metallurgy, solar energy, Nano technology, security systems.

Relying on his experience, Manish Kumar has a clear vision for the development of business between India and Russia. He successfully completed a number of major project export in the Indian market.

B N Mandal

Managing Director

Mr. Mandal is one of the finest marketing minds in the field of Construction and petro-chemicals, in India. He has created the organization’s growth by continuously marketing of hi-tech products, services and developing the people on customer satisfaction.

B N Mandal has over 41 years of industry experience in diverse domains like construction management, up keep of plant and machines related to construction and mining, export of ballast to Bangladesh Railway, worked as unit head /project head in Ircon’s various projects. These works includes more than 6 years of experience in ERP Implementation e -procurement, e- disposal, export and import and a certified TUV Auditor. Started career as an Assistant Manager and superannuated as Additional General Manager in Ircon International Limited, A Government of India under taking under Ministry of railways.

A Mechanical Engineer from India and a MBA – Marketing from SMU, under gone training at the various locations in the Indian Railways, Secretariat Training Institute, Government of India, Indian Productivity council, TUV audits training, SAP core team training by Leading Business schools MDI/Gurgaon, TELCO, Cummins and Import- export training etc.

Advisory Profile

Ahsan Akhtar Zaidi

Image Advisor

Mr. Zaidi is one of the masterminds in Image building and consulting. He has qualified Masterclass for Directors conducted by Institution of Director (IOD), more than 36 years’ experience of working in different Govt. of India Undertakings (PSU) of International repute such as Engineering Projects India Ltd., National Building Construction Corporation and IRCON International Limited. He had superannuated from the post of General Manager/Quality Management & Administration IRCON International Limited (A Govt. of India Undertaking). He was also Director/Training and In charge of Training Center of IRCON with all latest training and residential facilities. While serving above organizations He has worked on different positions and got exposure to Project Management, Quality Management, Environmental Management, Safety Management, Right to Information (Act-2005), QSHE Audits, Corporate Social Responsibility and General Administration. He has attended many Conferences, Seminars, Workshops and trainings in India and Abroad.

A strong believer in hard work, Mr. Zaidi has made remarkable contributions in steering Soltex to a new direction despite formidable challenges. He has been Central Public Information Officer and Nodal Officer CSR. During his tenure, several significant steps have been taken in Soltex for modernization of quality as well as in CSR activities. With his varied experience in different field of Engineering, Management, Quality, Training, RTI and administration, he works as a part time Image Advisor for Organization’s management functions.

Satish Chander Gupta

Project Advisor

The role of Project Advisor in Soltex Mr. Gupta is a having strategic thinker skilled in risk management, technology integration, and fostering effective communication. They Committed to client satisfaction and continuous learning to navigate the dynamic landscape of different countries work experience India, Iraq (5Years), Bangladesh (3+ years).

Environment Management Planning, setting up & Monitoring of Environmental Lab and preparation of Environmental Management Plan Updating the infrastructure for collecting and carrying out the testing as per guideline.

Over a period of 46 years he has served in the Core of Engineers and rest in the construction industries.

With BE (Civil) and PG Diploma’s in the Construction Management, his experience in the different field like Civil/Construction, Project Management, Global Tendering, Contract Management, Quality Control, HRD Management. He has experiences of handling mega value projects in India and abroad with government of India Public sector undertakings & Private sector.

Operations Profile

Bijesh Kumari Maan

HR Operations & Administrations

Bijesh Maan has over total 10 yrs experience in human resource, marketing, communications, admin & operations. She’s expertise in Human Resource Management, Public Relations, Advertisement and Event Management, Operations.

A professionally qualified and experienced Human Resource Specialist with extensive knowledge and skills in Training and Development, Project Management, Media and Communication, She is the Manager-HR & Administration of Soltex. With a background in Corporate Communications, Miss Maan is actively involved in Soltex and is now looking after a thousand and above work force of Soltex Group.

Her responsibilities include compensation and benefits, payroll, HR operations, talent acquisition, talent management, succession planning, organizational development, leadership training, and employee and labor relations. Her aggressive dynamism and passion for innovation ensured that the beanstalk grew both horizontally and vertically in strength.

She is pretty much sure in what she is doing. However, she was always aware that something was missing, and that something had to change. She has always believed in keeping abreast of latest involvements. Being a HR person, she gives a great contribution to our organization development, operations marketing and communications.

With the technical expertise, she is Post Graduate in Mass Communication & P.G Diploma in Human Resource Management from SCDL, Pune. Prior to Soltex, she has worked with Concept Communications India Ltd, Sristi Communications and Platinum Circle Pvt. Ltd. She has worked as a Freelancer in Public Relations and now handling Management Human Resource, with the experiences of managing organization’s intranet and communications, planning and launching employee programs, and administration.

Saurav Kumar

Chief Operating Officer

With an exceptional blend of expertise in marketing, international trade, and technical support, Saurav is the driving force behind Soltex’s operational excellence and global expansion. Holding a B.Tech degree with distinctions in both Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science, Saurav possesses academic prowess and practical experience.

Saurav has acquired over five years of hands-on experience in the fields of marketing and EXIM operations, refining his skills and developing a deep understanding of international trade intricacies. Formerly based in Bangalore, he now leads Soltex’s operations with a primary focus on business development.

As an Exim and Operations Executive, Saurav has consistently facilitated smooth cross-border transactions and effectively managed import and export operations for Soltex over the past four years. His track record attests to his ability to optimize international business processes and drive tangible results.

In his role as Chief Operating Officer, Saurav is dedicated to leveraging his expertise to propel Soltex towards new heights of success. With a keen eye for identifying opportunities and a relentless drive to enhance the company’s presence in the global market, he plays a vital role in steering Soltex towards its international trade goals.

Join us as we embark on a journey of growth and innovation under Saurav’s dynamic leadership. Together, let’s unlock new horizons and redefine Soltex’s position in the global marketplace.