About Kumar

Kumar supports the global oils and fats industry with innovative and sustainable solutions to process engineering challenges.

Kumar has been proudly family-owned and professionally managed for over 82 years. Our independence allows us a vested interest in our customers' success, allowing us to seamlessly connect the dots between expertise, processes and resources and deliver irrefutable outcomes. We think and plan in generations, rather than quarters and invest not only in innovation and the future of our business but also in our people so we can all grow together.

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Our Purpose

We're on a mission to deliver process engineering excellence to the global oils and fats industry through innovative problem solving, sustainable solutions, cost optimizations and operational excellence that inspires trust and adds value to our relationships.

Our Vision

To be the world's most customer-centric process technology and EPCC company, and meet customer needs through innovation, sustainability, empowerment and deliver quality and impeccable service within the framework of world-class professional standards.

Our core values

Integrity

We are guided by our ethics and strive to do the right thing even when no one is looking. We value honesty, transparency and are committed to doing what's best for our people, customers and partners.

Innovation

We are forward thinkers who challenge ourselves every day to innovate sustainable solutions to our customer challenges, big or small. With every solution, we look for ways to improve our standards and move the company forward.

 

Continuous improvement

Our customers are the soul of our business. We take great pride in delivering a seamless experience and strive to meet or exceed their expectations with each interaction by continuously improving our products, services and processes.

Agility

We strive to introduce new product lines, upgrades and manufacturing improvements that meet the rapidly evolving needs of our customers and the markets we operate in, resulting in lower operating costs or improved profitability for our customers and a competitive advantage for us.

A limitless future

Over three generations, Kumar has evolved to deliver innovation and process engineering excellence to the oils and fats industry. We're powered by technology and innovation and the desire to contribute to the evolution of the oils and fats industry. This is how we got here.

Our leadership

Our work is technical, our customers' challenges are complex. Our executive leadership team has diverse, cross-functional expertise to efficiently define and differentiate the path Kumar takes as we move the oils and fats processing industry forward. Meet the team of executives leading the way to our company's future.
Executive Director - Admin & HR

Aditya Manaktala

Managing Director

Sunil Manaktala

Executive Director - Strategy & Finance

Rishabh Manaktala

Chief Executive Officer

Biju George Palayil

Executive Director - Innovation & Product Development

Akshaya Manaktala

President, Business Development

Clive Musson

Chief Executive Officer

Biju George Palayil

President, Business Development

Clive Musson

Executive Director - Admin & HR

Aditya Manaktala

Executive Director - Strategy & Finance

Rishabh Manaktala

Executive Director - Innovation & Product Development

Akshaya Manaktala

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