Kamlesh Kothari started Navpad Pigments as Chairman in 1979. He manages all operations of the company, including infrastructure technology and production facility. Mr. Kothari is continually focused on the operational improvements that provide benefit to Navpad’s client base and the candidates it serves. For more than four decades, he has been involved in a broad range of developmental and research activities in the pigment industry.
Jinen Kothari has a background in Chemical Engineering and joined his family business in 2010 as Managing Director. Mr. Kothari since then has been instrumental in global expansion, business development, integration of business systems and planning. During his tenure at Navpad, he has led the company to achieve double-digit growth through increasing test volumes for clients and the addition of new, value-added services in the European, North and South American markets.
Rushabh Kothari has a background in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and joined the family business in 2013. He currently serves as Director at Navpad and has led the company to success and growth in the Asian and Middle Eastern market. He continues to be responsible for Navpad’s global expansion strategy and for setting the direction of the company in the rapidly growing pigment market.
Dr. Mehul Parikh
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Mehul Parikh joined Navpad in 2019 as the CEO. He has completed his doctorate in High Performance pigments. In his career, he has published five research papers in the International journal of Chemtech Research & Advance Scientific research related to Dioxazine Pigment and Quinacridone. Dr. Parikh is responsible for managing the overall operations and resources of a company and creating and implementing the organization's vision and mission. He expertise contributes to successfully leading the development of the company's short- and long-term strategy.
Aneri Shah Kothari
Senior Management Executive
Aneri Shah Kothari's academic background is a powerful combination of computer applications and cyber law. Having joined Navpad in 2018, her focus is business development and she contributes in expanding Navpad's horizons in the African & Chinese market. As a business development professional she enjoys ensuring that things run smoothly and creates operational strategies to keep the clients on-track with the latest development in the products. She also helps grow the company by heading the HR department and recruiting the brightest and skilled talent.
Arpita Dixit Kothari
Senior Management Executive
Arpita Dixit Kothari joined Navpad in 2016 as Senior Management Executive. She holds a Masters degree in Software Engineering. She currently oversees multiple operations at Navpad, including, but not limited to Exports Administration, Marketing for North American region and Creative Head. Her passion drives her to provide the best customer experience for any export shipments as well as strengthen the business relations with all clients to create a win-win situation.