NOTEDOME - Board of Directors
Ashwin is the Founder Chairman of AM Group of Companies, Singapore which has interests across the globe in fertilizers, petrochemicals, distribution, infrastructure, healthcare and green energy. He is a commerce graduate from Loyola College, Chennai. After completing his post-graduation in management studies in the US, he joined the Group in India.
Mr. Ashwin, a third-generation business leader, has led the group since 2001; he initiated the strategic re-orientation of various business entities to transform them into future-ready and sustainable entities in the new global economic environment. Today, the US$ 2 billion Group’s ventures span diverse, traditional and new-age businesses across India, South East Asia and the UK.
Besides steering the Group as Chairman of the parent company, Mr. Ashwin also heads the Boards of the various group companies such as Southern Petrochemical Industries Corporation (SPIC), Manali Petrochemicals Limited (MPL), Sicagen India Limited and Wilson International, Singapore. He is also the Vice Chairman of Tamilnadu Petroproducts Limited (TPL).
|Managing Director||Guru holds a B.tech in Mechanical Engineering and MBA in Marketing & Operations. He joined Manali Petrochemicals in 2015 as Business Development Manager.
Subsequently he was deputed in Notedome,UK after it was acquired by MPL in 2017. Guru spent a year in Notedome learning all aspects of the business. Once he acquired a thorough understanding about castable polyurethane elastomers he returned to India in 2018 to replicate the UK manufacturing and sales facility, with Notedome India.
He led the sales development of Notedome India’s castable elastomer systems in applications that include abrasion-resistant coatings for the mining industry, specialised material-handling rollers used in steel & paper mills and moulding automotive components.
In January 2023, Guru was appointed Managing Director of Notedome Ltd.
Devaki is a Director on the Board of AM International Holdings.
As a part of the leadership team, she drives the group’s strategic growth plans across Singapore, India and the UK to accelerate its future-readiness.
Devaki is the first of the fourth generation of the founder’s family. She holds a Masters of Arts in Business Management from the University of Edinburgh. Till recently, she served as a senior analyst at an independent investment management firm in London. In addition, she has actively volunteered as a mentor for the GAIN (Girls are Investors) charity in the UK and continues to do so.
Devaki also serves on the board of Manali Petrochemicals’ UK-based subsidiary Penn Globe Limited.
|Director||Ravi is a B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from Madras University and holds a PG Diploma in Business Management from Xavier School of Management, Jamshedpur popularly known as XLRI.He started his career as an Assistant Engineer with Indian Organic Chemicals Limited, Chennai in 1982 and has more than 38 years of experience in reputed organizations in India and abroad such as Madras Refineries Limited (now CPCL), Saudi Arabia Petroleum Company, (SADAF, Saudi Arabia), ESSO, Singapore, DOW Chemicals, Sanmar Chemplast. He was the Commercial Head for Asia Pacific and Country Head for Indian Subcontinent of DOW Chemicals from 1997 to 2009 and later served Sanmar Chemplast as its Executive Vice President for Strategy and Global Sourcing.
Mr. Ravi joined Manali Petrochemicals Limited as its Chief Operating Officer on 1st April 2011 and was appointed as the Wholetime Director with effect from 29th July 2011. He became the Managing Director of the Company with effect from 1st October 2011. During his tenure MPL is scaling new highs both in operational and fiscal performances, as could be seen from the financials of the Company. He also guided the Company to successfully come out of various difficult situations between 2015 and 2017, arising from natural calamities and regulatory restrictions.
Mr. Ravi also played an important role in the global foot-printing of MPL and led the negotiations in the acquisition of Notedome Limited.
Mr. Ravi was also the Managing Director of Tamilnadu Petroproducts Limited from February 2013 to February 2016 and guided TPL to come out of the severe cash loss situations through various proactive measures.
|Director||Chandra Mohan Bowry FCCA is a highly experienced Chartered Certified Accountant who qualified in 1970.He has worked with various accounting practices and was appointed a Partner in 1982 to Pritchard Fellows and Co until his retirement in 2015.
He has extensive experience in providing accounting, taxation and company secretarial services.
Additionally, he worked for a period of 10 years with an International Firm of Consulting Engineers as their Chief Accountant and for 14 years was a Board Member/ Treasurer of Langley Park Golf Club. Currently, he holds appointments as a Non-Executive Director of various other companies including Notedome Ltd and PennWhite Ltd.