Leadership Team


Mr. Vayu R Garware

Chairman & Managing Director
  • A Graduate Cum Laude from Wharton Business School (USA), Mr. Garware has been intimately involved in making the company a leading innovative solution provider. A firm believer in the adage, “people are the core for driving success”, he has instilled a performance driven family oriented culture across the organisation.
  • A philanthropist, under his guidance, the company focuses on sustainability through healthcare, education and skill development initiatives.

Mr. Shujaul Rehman

Chief Executive Officer
  • An MBA from Faculty of Management & Research – AMU, Aligarh, Shujaul is an Alumni of Harvard Business School & Graduate of H.B.S’s Advanced Management Program.
  • With a keen focus on customer centricity, seamless execution, and an innate ability to gauge future trends and consumer requirements, his goal is to ensure that the company continues on its path of profitable growth propelled by innovative solutions. He has worked in various capacities in Cadbury, Marico Industries and CEAT.

Mr. Prabodh S Kamat

President –Operations
  • With over 40 years of techno commercial experience in establishing and managing operations in the manufacturing sector, Mr. Kamat is a strong proponent of modern manufacturing practices like TPM, Six Sigma, Theory of Constraints and lean management principles.
  • An avid trekker, cyclist and sportsperson, he has been instrumental in strengthening Garware’s emotional connectwith populace in and around our main manufacturing location at Wai through a multitude of people centric activities. He has worked in various capacities in Philips, Hinodaya and Tata Johnson.

Mr. Sanjay V Raut

President-Technical & New Businesses
  • With an engineering background along with a management degree, Mr. Raut brings forth strong techno-commercial experience. An avid global traveller with an inquiring attitude, he has been instrumental in instilling the best practices to spearhead the development of innovative solutions.
  • He is a stout evangelist of technical textiles and works actively with various business and scientific bodies like TextileAssociations, Chambers of Commerce, Research Institutes and others.

Mr. Ravendra Mishra

Head-Human Capital
  • An engineer from IIT Mumbai, Mr. Mishra is a certified practitioner of Hogan, NLP, Balanced Score Card and many more people development tools. He serves as the mainstay in developing the company’s human capital to enhance overall organizational effectiveness to deliver strategic priorities of the business.
  • An avid reader and adventure sports lover, he is a guest faculty at various business schools and has also authored various articles in leading HR magazines. Mr. Mishra has worked in various roles in Tata Power, Suzlon Energy and Matix Fertilisers.

Mr. Tiru Kulkarni

President Geo-Synthetics Division
  • With a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering from Mumbai University and post-graduation in Construction Management from NICMAR, Pune, Mr. Tiru Kulkarni has over two decades of extensive understanding of the global geo synthetic industry and brings forth robust experience in project management, turnkey solutions along with P&L focus.
  • A Board Member of IGS (India) chapter, he has authored various technical papers in national and international fora. His ambition is to make Garware the preferred partner for niche geo-synthetic applications globally. He has worked in various capacities in L&T and Maccaferri Group.

Mr. Mukesh Surana

Chief Financial Officer
  • A Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountant of India, Mr. Mukesh has about 2 decades of global experience in field of Business strategy, Mergers and Acquisitions, Investor relations, and the entire gamut of finance, taxation and information technology. He has served organizations such as ETC Group at Dubai, Kalpataru group and Asian Paints.
  • He is a Merit holder Chartered Accountant. He has been recognized with “CFO100 Roll of Honour 2018” organised by CFO India. He also has been recognized with a prestigious “CA Professional Achiever Award 2014” by ICAI.