The Guiding Lights

From the MD’s Desk


Manish Shah, Managing Director



Mr. Manish Shah is the Managing Director and founder of Prakash Chemicals International. A gold-medallist MBA from M.S. University, Vadodara, he has utilized his rich experience of over 27 years in the chemical industry to steer PCIPL to the forefront of the industry. Under his visionary leadership the company has grown to become one of the top-most exporters of the country and has received prestigious awards from various industry bodies such as Chemexcil (formed by Commerce Ministry of India), Federation of Gujarat Industries, and more. Throughout his illustrious career, he has made significant contributions to the development of India’s chemical industry. He is also passionately involved in the company’s CSR initiatives, and is an active member of charitable organizations such as Rotary Club, Disha among others.

The quest for perfection is a beautiful journey, one on which you encounter the best a human mind can offer. It’s this commitment to achieve excellence that has earmarked our journey at Prakash Chemicals International Pvt. Ltd. (PCIPL). Today, I feel proud and privileged to witness it emerge as an archetype of unmatched quality, unrivalled dedication and fast paced growth.
Customer delight is foremost in our business, and our steadfast commitment to uphold the highest international quality benchmarks has helped us achieve exactly that.PCIPL has always stayed ahead of the curve in serving customers by using state-of-art technology and meeting their requirements on real time basis. We believe that the growth of an enterprise is a result of the amalgam of its vision and values. By adhering to our core values, we have been able to sustain our growth in an increasingly competitive environment.
Partnering us in our growth story are our stakeholders – our employees, our suppliers and our clients. Our strong association with MSMEs has helped them produce products that meet international standards. As their reliable partners, we have been playing an integral role in their growth and introducing their products to international markets. Over the years, we have built strong relationships with all our customers, and the success we enjoy today is primarily because of our customer-centric approach. Be it any part of the world, or any vertical, we offer strong value propositions relevant to the customer, helping them achieve their objectives. Our thrust on R&D and application development has further helped in customizing products to meet customer requirements.
At the core, we are an enterprise driven by knowledge, values and relationships. And these tenets are reflected in our leadership as well as our team. Their passion drives us, enabling us to scale newer heights every day. Year after year, we are committed to forging stronger bonds, building strategic alliances and creating new avenues of growth as we power on towards becoming the industry frontrunners.

Leadership Team

Our senior management team comprises of professionals who lead from the front. They have been with us through several changes and challenges, exhibiting exemplary management skills, and building bonds that have redefined the ethos of this company.

Mr. Jindal Doshi

Chief Financial Officer


Mr. Jindal Doshi is a Chartered Accountant and an MBA in International Trade from ICFAI University. He possesses over 16 years of experience, 10 of which have been with PCIPL. Previously, he has worked with Emerson, a Fortune 200 company, as a Business Analyst. In the course of his illustrious career, he has built expertise in data analysis and designing & implementing business processes. At PCIPL he is in charge of Finance & Accounts, Supply Chain and also plays an integral role in strategy building, its implementation and institutionalisation through business processes.

Mr. Ujjval Shah

Technical Director


Mr. Ujjval Shah is a Bachelor in Chemical Engineering from UDCT, Mumbai. He also holds a double masters in Chemical Engineering and MBA from Cornell University, USA. Prior to joining PCIPL, he gained experience in formulation design with P&G and has published white papers on biodegradable surfactant formulations. At PCIPL, he handles operations, R&D, quality assurance and new product development. He is also responsible for the company’s ventures into newer products through innovation and process optimization.

Mr. Vivekanand Jha

Chief Marketing Officer


Mr. Vivekanand Jha completed his B.Com (H) from Hansraj College, Delhi University. He has also pursued Post Graduation in Business Management in Marketing. He possesses a rich experience of 22 years in the chemical & textile engineering industry. In his professional career he has handled various functions like Domestic & International Marketing, Business Strategy, New Business Development, Business Control & HR. At PCIPL, he is in-charge of Marketing & Strategic Sourcing divisions.