NK Proteins Strengthens Leadership Team, Appoints Bhavna Shah As Deputy CEO

Ahmedabad, April 02: NK Proteins Pvt Ltd, a leading edible and non-edible oil company and owner and marketer of a popular edible oil brand ‘Tirupati’, has appointed Ms. Bhavna Shah as its Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Ms. Shah’s profound expertise and visionary leadership will play a crucial role in advancing the company’s strategic plans and realizing its long-term vision.


Her strategic insights and industry acumen will be instrumental as the company navigates through evolving market dynamics and explores new growth opportunities. She will operate and manage the company’s operations from Mumbai.

With an illustrious career spanning nearly three decades, Ms. Shah brings a wealth of experience and strategic vision to her new role. In her previous capacity as Head of the Malaysian Palm Oil Council for India, Bangladesh, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, Ms. Shah spearheaded initiatives in product promotion, sustainability, and industry policy development. Her expertise in international trade relations has been widely recognized, making her a standout leader in the industry.

Ms. Shah’s distinguished career includes serving as past president of the Maharashtra Chapter and Co-Chair of the National Board of Advisors for the MSME & Startups Forum for Aatmanirbhar Bharat. Additionally, she has contributed significantly as an independent Director for Ruchi Soya Industries Limited.

Throughout her career, Ms. Shah has advised management on market development strategies and formulating policies to achieve organizational objectives. Among her notable achievements, Ms. Shah was honored as the first woman to receive the prestigious ‘Globoil Person of the Year award in 2018 for her outstanding contributions to the vegetable oils trade and industry. She has also been recognized by SCODET ASIA with a Special Award for her exceptional industry contributions.

Mr. Nimish Patel, Chairman and Managing Director, of NK Proteins Pvt Ltd, said, “Ms. Shah’s appointment underscores NK Proteins’ commitment to strengthening its leadership team with seasoned professionals who align with its strategic objectives. The company remains dedicated to excellence and innovation in the industry, with Ms. Shah poised to play a pivotal role in driving its strategic initiatives forward.”

Mr. Priyam Patel, Managing Director, NK Proteins Pvt Ltd, added, “We extend our warmest welcome to Ms. Bhavna Shah and look forward to leveraging her leadership to drive our company towards new heights of success. With her extensive experience and strategic acumen, we are confident in Ms. Shah’s ability to drive our company’s growth and success.”

Commenting on her appointment, Ms. Bhavna Shah stated, “I am honored to join NK Proteins Ltd as Deputy CEO and look forward to contributing to the company’s growth and success. NK Proteins is a prominent player in the edible and non-edible oil sector and consistently pursues excellence and innovation. I am excited about the opportunities ahead.”

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