S. T. BhatiaChairman
Mr. Suresh Bhatia is a distinguished name in the Middle Eastern trading industry. He has single handedly established 'The House of ST Bhatia' in the year 1969.
The journey of success has spoken for itself, as the group has contributed tremendously to the growth of the country in the past 30 years.
With a strong focused approach in the Retail, Logistics and Hospitality Sectors, Mr.ST Bhatia has successfully pioneered Duty Free Shops, Seamen's Clubs and Bonded Warehouses at all major seaports in all of the northern emirates.
Mr Bhatia is well-known for his philanthropic activities, and he holds a wider interest in humanities. He is an avid reader of contemporary literature and an associate of several literary associations and community service organisations.
He is a strong believer in the strength of his people and in working together as a big family and even after these years, he diligently wears the cap of heading the group with his trusted board members and employees.
Few other business houses can be closer to the truth, when they say they have grown with the nation; grown and proven the test of times by standing strong and stable over the years.
Mr. Rajeev BhatiaManaging Director
Rajeev Bhatia is a graduate in Marketing and Corporate communications from Richmonds, UK.
He is also undergoing a comprehensive leadership program from Harvard Business School. He has been bestowed with leadership roles since his college days and has introduced it formidably in the work culture at the House of S.T. Bhatia.
He has added his leadership to the house of St Bhatia with a youthful exuberance. He has uplifted the brand image of the companies and its brands. He has been exposed to western business markets; and has added his invaluable insights into the trade with his diverse management experience.
As Managing Director of the group, his main focus is on the active development and sustenance of the existing and potential clientele, with the introduction of relevant and viable agencies worldwide.
He has been bestowed the rare honour of being inducted as a Member of the Keepers of the Quaich, an exclusive Scotch Whisky society in recognition of his exemplary contribution to the industry Scotch Whisky industry.
Dr. DurgadossGroup Director – Finance
Dr. Durgadoss has a PhD in Corporate Governance with special focus on Character Driven Competence and CSR Dimensions.A consistent academic high flier, he has a string of medals to his credit. He has the combination of academic brilliance and an ability to strike practical solutions.
He has a solid career which spans over three decades and includes the depth of industry and the width of consultancy. He has
held senior management positions in top notch companies across a range of cultures from MNCs to privately held groups.
He is an active member of the think-tank of the House of S.T. Bhatia and brings with him a wealth of first hand experience in various consulting streams which have contributed to his analytic thinking and strategic approach to problem solving. His drive and pro-active approach inspire the team to constantly push the limits of quality and service.
Rajan BhatiaDirector - New Business Development
Mr. Rajan Bhatia is an engineering graduate with over a decade experience in the Retail, Logistics and solution provider to Bottling Industry.
He has traveled extensively to Middle East, Africa & Europe, which serves as a value add to the New Business Development plan in The House of S.T. Bhatia.
He has been instrumental in the expansion process of the Logistics Facilities of the group and has brought in modernization in the Operations. His main focus is Territorial expansion, and developing the niche product segment.
Manpreet SinghDirector, Global Sales
Prior to joining the team , manpreet has spent 10 years in east asian markets in commodities. He became a part of the team in the year 2003 as Sales Head and has progressed towards positions of increasing responsibility across the organization, going on to lead the business and head he customer Relations vertical.
With his excellent networking skills and strong Business acumen,he has led commercial teams in diverse environments and business and is instrumental in creating and expanding strategic partnerships with major Principals and key clientele helping company scale to new heights.
At his present position of Global Sales Director he heads the Company's Global Sales Operations and Customer Relations. Backed with a management degree in Marketing from USA and more than a decade long experience in the Liquor industry, his dynamic vision, strategic focus and entrepreneurial skills have guided the growth of the Company's businesses across demanding markets and competitive scenarios in European, Middle Eastern, Indian subcontinent and African markets.