Board of Directors
An enduring passion for work, entrepreneurial spirit, and high ethical standards define our management team. Aligned with the Rachna Group of Companies vision to be a premium brand in the global textile industry, the leadership team has been critical in helping expand the Group’s fashion and textile footprint and to maintain the brand name with dignity and progressive outlook.
Mr J. P. Agarwal
After successfully completing his B. Com LLB degree from Gorakhpur University, Mr J.P. Agarwal was actively involved in the business of cycles and tyres in Gorakhpur for a period of 15 years from 1965-1980. With a mindset of business diversification and the aim to tap better business opportunities for financial growth it was then that he migrated to Surat in 1980. He started off with a very modest textile trading set up and gradually with his entrepreneurial vision and hard work ventured into the field of textile processing. Over the years he has been successful in expanding his business manifold and has played a key role in the business group’s diversification into various industry verticals such as textiles, construction, entertainment and paper. Owing to his selfless and caring nature, Mr J.P. Agarwal has always been very actively involved in supporting various social causes in various fields such as healthcare and education at a regional as well as national scale.
Mr Sanjay Agarwal
Mr Sanjay Agarwal has pursued a degree in B. Sc (Mathematics) from Veer Narmad South Gujarat University, Surat. He joined the family business of in 1988 and ever since has been a major pillar of the business group. It was due to his business vision that the group ventured into the export market for the very first time in 1996. Ever since textile exports have been a major strength of the business group. Under his guidance and support the business group ventured to into the field of textile embroidery unit in 2004 and textile weaving in 2015. Re-entering the field of textile trading in 2013 was his brain child and hence made us a backward as well as a forward integrated company. Mr Sanjay Agarwal has an avid interest in the field of information and technology and is always on the lookout for various innovation related business opportunities.
Mr Kanishk Agarwal
Director – Marketing and Business Development
Mr Kanishk Agarwal holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from NMIMS University, Mumbai. He has also pursued a Master of Marketing degree from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. Before joining the family business, he has worked at Google India Pvt. Ltd., Hyderabad. Since 2016 he has been actively involved with the family business. He has been heading the online sales and marketing department since its inception. With the vision of diversifying into the field of readymade garments, he setup the garmenting division in 2017. He was the driving force behind the business group’s diversification into the paper industry.