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"STPL" was founded by Mr. Dhirajlal Kotadia in the year 1993, with a primary aim to cater to the diamond industry with laser technology based solutions, with a successful establishment as a pioneer in providing automated capital equipment for diamond industry in India. STPL developed an entire range of industrial solutions for textile, medical equipments and other industrial applications with the use of laser technology. Over a period of time, under its flagship company STPL. STPL diversified its activities with the formation of its group company SMT Pvt. Ltd. Sahajanand Medical grabbed the opportunity to become India’s only and the largest manufacturer of cardiovascular medical stents of international quality at a reasonable rate and facilitated their easy availability as compared to the imported devices. Sahajanand Group’s third arm – Sahajanand Life Sciences Pvt. Ltd. is engaged in the field of biotechnology research and manufacturing of herbal medicinal formulations.
Mr. Dhirajkumar Vasoya, a veteran business developer and entrepreneur is the Managing Director of the Sahajanand Group of Companies. He brings with him years of management know-how as well as leadership and vision that has helped the company to grow and achieve targeted goals. He has a rich extensive experience in business development and the executive level management with a background that includes industrial solutions along with a broad-based understanding of intellectual, cultural and spiritual value systems. He is a highly active member of the board. During his tenure, the company experienced an incredible global growth. He is a leading businessman and represents the board of several companies with wide exposure in development of various businesses.
Harivadan J. Pandya is a member of Board of Directors at Sahajanand Group. He is associated with Sahajanand Group since 2002 and had provided his services to the group in the Financial Controller and CFO positions with various Sahajanand Group of Companies. Harivadan brings 18 years of senior leadership experience in finance, accounting, management accounting and corporate strategy. He also has a background in management consulting and auditing. He has an international exposure in medical devices, information technology and electronic discovery industries ranging from start-ups to well-established companies. Harivadan is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of India, Associate Cost and Management Accountant of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India and a non-practising member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Harivadan has a bachelor’s degree in Advanced Accounting and Auditing from Gujarat University.
Mr. Bhargav Kotadia is the Executive director, Sahajanand Group of Companies. His association with STPL began in 2011 when he joined Sahajanand Life Sciences, a Sahajanand Group company as the Director with the responsibility of business development operations in North America and South East Asia and marketing operations globally.In his career span, he has experienced a range of senior management positions managing projects and corporate development in the mid-size companies in the healthcare as well as high tech capital machinery industries. Mr. Bhargav pursued a Bachelor of Science (Economics) from the Purdue University, US prior to joining the Sahajanand Group.