A Patriot to the Core, a Philanthropist, a Social Activist, and a True Nature Lover. Mr. Ashwin Sagar is a firm believer in giving something back to the society and the Nation.
His success on the business front, being the force behind creating the well-known and greatly respected brand in people’s minds and hearts, ‘Manubhai Jewellers’ is just one aspect of his entire work. Materialistic success never kept him contained. Being a philanthropist by nature and his passion for the well-being of society inspired him to focus on the ‘Organic Farming Products Industry’.
He has aimed to make people live healthily like our ancestors used to live with healthy food habits and nutritious food. To achieve this objective, the consumption of nutritious food is necessary. Hence, he started with a root cause i.e. saving soil, saving cattle, and providing a better quality of life for farmers. This is resulting in the production of high-quality agro-products, and the availability of nutritious food at a large.
He also wants to address the calamitous issues that are creating numerous problems like scarcity of clean drinking water, rise in carbon content in the atmosphere due to increased pollution, rising fuel prices, scarcity of electricity, etc.
Along with various social activities he also gives discourses and training on lifestyle management and mental well-being amongst other spiritual matters.
As he always says “There is a lot of work yet to be done for the social well-being”. He is always ready for the next mission.
Dr. Shatrughan Pandey (Ph.D. in Plant Pathology) is a senior retired Scientist. He is currently deputed as a Member-Board – Agriculture and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry (Government of India).
For 38 years, Dr. Shatrughan Pandey has worked with the Indian Institute of Sugarcane Research, Lucknow- Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR, Govt. of India) particularly on diseases of sugar crops. Being an expert in phytopathological areas, his findings have culminated in several research papers, published in reputed national and international journals.
Dr. Shatrughan Pandey is engaged with Agro-media, particularly on National Media Channels, and has conducted more than 5,000 live programs related to Farmers and rural development. From 1982 onwards, he has been engaged as the Rural Advisor committee of Electronic Media.
Dr. Shatrughan Pandey has also been working on Social Awareness by making contributions in the below areas –
Dr. S. Pandey is also a Counsellor with the Indian Phytopathological Society,1987, Fellow Indian Phytopathological Society,1989, Indian Society of Mycology, Plant Pathology, Plant Pathologists Society of India, 1993.
Apart from the above, Dr. Shatrughan Pandey is consistently working toward doubling farming income, sharing the best practices in agriculture and related products, and enhancing the potential of agricultural products and exports.
Dr. Shtarughan’s expertise and vast experience is not only the key contributor to the product development of MOM but also changing the perspective of farming and enriching farmers’ life. He is playing a vital role in the achievement of MOM’s objective of ‘Preserving the Soil to Save Nature’.
Mr. Saurabh Chaturvedi is an avid analyst having over two decades of experience across the industries and segments viz FMCG, Shipping, Oil and Gas, Travel, Banking, etc.
Being a commerce graduate from Mumbai University, he has always been keen to explore finance in a bit more depth. Hence, he pursued Chartered Accountancy at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. To expand his horizon and get in-depth of the industry, he has also pursued, MBA from Southern New Hampshire University in collaboration with ITM.
With his expertise and immense experience, he is strengthening the systems and processes as well as adding more value to the business with his strategic inputs that are adding to the strengths of the company.