#WHO WE ARE...

Know Everything About Sumitomo Chemical India Ltd.

image
#OVERVIEW

About SCIL

Sumitomo Chemical India Ltd. (SCIL) manufactures, imports and markets products for Crop Protection, Grain Fumigation, Rodent Control, Bio Pesticides, Environmental Health, Professional Pest control and Feed Additives for use in India. SCIL has also marked its presence in Africa and several other geographies of the world.

Our product range comprises of conventional chemistry sourced from our parent company, Sumitomo Chemical Company and biological products sourced from USA based subsidiary, Valent Biosciences LLC, a leader in producing a range of naturally occurring, environmentally compatible pesticides and plant growth regulators, for over 40 years. We also produce many technical grade pesticides in our state-of-the-art manufacturing units with indigenous R&D facility.

Committed to consistent quality, we provide a unique offering of new generation as well as conventional and biological products to customers.

"We must not merely seek business profit but must contribute broadly to society through our business activities” – Sumitomo Chemical, founded with the dual goals of eliminating pollution and helping increase crop yields, has upheld this founding principle as it has evolved in keeping with the changing times.

Click to Read More

image

Our Vision

  • To be a trusted market leader in Indian crop-protection sector
  • To develop a vibrant corporate culture
  • Endeavor to achieve success and sustainability through innovation & excellence
Core Values:
  • Innovation
  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Respect and value all stakeholders
  • Customer focus
  • People focus
  • Sustainability

Our Mission

Marketing and Sales

Further penetration into Indian market & take leadership; expand exports

  • Strengthen Sales Force, Distribution and Product Portfolio
  • Strengthen Procurement Power
  • Expand Manufacturing Functions
  • Develop administrative efficiency while ensuring internal controls
  • Full & Strict Compliances
  • Value Creation for all stakeholders
Manufacturing

Supplying the most competitive products with safe and stable operation and meet demand

Management Support

Establishing the most efficient organization to support business growth and alignment with SCC

Business Philosophy

We commit ourselves to creating new value by building on innovation.

We work to contribute to society through our business activities.

We strive to develop a vibrant corporate culture and continue to be a company that society can trust.

Want to Read Sumitomo Business Philosophy in Detail?

Click to Read More

#foundation

Values At Our Core

Innovation

For a better life for everyone.

Excellence

Excellence is an attitude.

Integrity

Do the right things for the right reasons every time. Trust follows naturally.

image

Customer focus

Never to be missed.

People focus

Look at the bigger picture.

Sustainability

That’s the true litmus test of all our endeavours.

Respect and value all the stakeholders:
That's how we make a great team.

#Milestones

How we got where we are

2019
The Bell Rang

SCIL was listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange.

2018
The Big Leap

Merger with Excel Crop Care Limited.
SCIPL changed to Sumitomo Chemical India Limited (SCIL), post-merger.

2016
Another feather in crown

Acquisition of Excel Crop Care

2011
From The Ground Up.

Start of the animal nutrition business.
Integration of SCIPL, SCEAI and New Chemi Inc.

2007
In Full Swing

The Delhi office of SCIPL was established.

2002
Empowering The Farmers.

Start of the Crop Protection business and initiation of agrochemical manufacturing at SCEAI.

2001
The Next Step

Start of the Household Insecticide business.

2000
The Beginning

Two companies were launched this year. Sumitomo Chemical India Private Limited (SCIPL), a sales company, and Sumitomo Chemical Enviro Agro India (SCEAI), a household insecticide manufacturing company.

#OUR LEADERSHIP

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Click to Read More

Dr. Mukul Govindji Asher
Chairman & Independent Director

Dr. Mukul G. Asher was appointed as Independent Director with effect from 27th August, 2019.

He was a Professorial Fellow at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore. He studied in India and the United States. His research focuses on public financial management, including the PPPs; social security reforms in Asia, and application of economic reasoning to India’s public policies, and to its economic diplomacy. He has published extensively in national and international journals; and has authored or edited more than fourteen books. He has been a Visiting Faculty at the Asian Public Policy Program at Hitotsubashi University since the early 2000s. He has been a consultant or advisor to several Governments in Asia on tax policy and pension reforms; and to multi-lateral institutions including the International Monetary Fund, Asian Development Bank, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) of India, Government of Gujarat, and the World Bank. He has led many Executive development programs for government officials from several countries, including India, Indonesia, Russia, Sri Lanka, Kazakhstan, and Vietnam. He is actively involved with various research organizations and think tanks, including ERIA (Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia) in Jakarta. He served as Chairman, fifth State Finance Commission of Haryana from May 2016 to September 2017, when the Report was submitted. He was a member of the panel to review (between November 2017 and January 2018) Crawford School of Public Policy at the Australian National University.

Click to Read More

Mr. Chetan Shantilal Shah
Managing Director

Mr. Chetan Shah was a promoter of New Chemi Industries Limited which was acquired by Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited, Japan (SCCL) in 2010 and integrated with Sumitomo Chemical India Pvt. Ltd. (SCIPL). Mr. Chetan Shah served as Joint Managing Director of SCIPL from 2010 till October, 2016 and as Managing Director of Excel Crop Care Limited from October, 2016 till August, 2019.

Mr. Shah is a commerce graduate from Mumbai University and holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from North Rope University in the United States of America.

Mr. Shah is an agrochemicals industry veteran. He has been associated with the Industry for over 43 years in various leadership and Senior Management roles.

Click to Read More

Mr. Sushil Champaklal Marfatia
Executive Director

Mr. Sushil Marfatia is presently an Executive Director and has been a member of the board of the Company since October 7, 2016. He has over 42 years of work experience. Prior to joining the Company, he was working with New Chemi Industries Limited for 33 years which was later merged with the Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Mr. Sushil Marfatia is presently an Executive Director and has been a member of the board of the Company since October 7, 2016. He has over 42 years of work experience. Prior to joining the Company, he was working with New Chemi Industries Limited for 33 years which was later merged with the Company. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Mumbai. He is also a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Close

Click to Read More

Mr. Hiroyoshi Mukai
Non-executive Director

Mr. Hiroyoshi Mukai is a non-executive director of the Company and was appointed on the board on June 6, 2017. He has been associated with Sumitomo Chemical group for over 30 years and is currently working as General Manager, Business Planning & Administration department, Agro Solutions Division – International in Sumitomo Chemical Company Limited. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Osaka, Japan.

Click to Read More

Mr. Bhupendranath Bhargava
Independent Non-executive Director

Mr. B. V. Bhargava was appointed as Independent Director with effect from 27th August, 2019.

Mr. B. V. Bhargava has rich experience of over 50 years in areas including banking, project financing and credit rating. He has held directorship in several leading corporates and was on the advisory board of an independent regulatory body set up by the Government of India to work on reforms in telecommunications sector. With his keen perspective on the country’s economic development, he makes rich contribution to the board deliberations.

Click to Read More

Mr. Ninad Dwarkanath Gupte
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Ninad D. Gupte has been appointed as Director with effect from 31st August, 2019.

Mr. Ninad D. Gupte has long and rich experience of 43 years in the management of companies operating in the field of fine chemicals, performance chemicals, industrial chemicals and agrochemicals. He is a chemical industry veteran. He was Vice Chairman of Crop Care Federation of India – an agrochemical industry association for many years.

Mr. Gupte has worked with Indian as well as multinational companies such as Excel Industries Ltd., BASF India Ltd., Herdillia Chemicals Ltd. (now SI International) in various senior positions. He has worked as Managing Director of Cheminova India Ltd – a Danish multinational and Agrocel Industries Ltd and as Joint Managing Director of Excel Crop Care Limited.

Mr. Ninad D. Gupte has been appointed as Director with effect from 31st August, 2019.

Mr. Ninad D. Gupte has long and rich experience of 43 years in the management of companies operating in the field of fine chemicals, performance chemicals, industrial chemicals and agrochemicals. He is a chemical industry veteran. He was Vice Chairman of Crop Care Federation of India – an agrochemical industry association for many years.

Mr. Gupte has worked with Indian as well as multinational companies such as Excel Industries Ltd., BASF India Ltd., Herdillia Chemicals Ltd. (now SI International) in various senior positions. He has worked as Managing Director of Cheminova India Ltd – a Danish multinational and Agrocel Industries Ltd and as Joint Managing Director of Excel Crop Care Limited.

Close

Click to Read More

Mr. Tadashi Katayama
Non-executive Director

Mr. Tadashi Katayama was appointed Director of the Company with effect from 31st August, 2019.

Mr. Tadashi Katayama holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Vanderbilt University, U.S.A. and also a Master’s degree from Kyoto University in Japan.

He has been working with Sumitomo, Japan since 1992 in the Health and Crop Science business unit in various positions. He has also been associated with Sumitomo’s Indian businesses and subsidiary in supervisory role.

Click to Read More

Mrs. Preeti Gautam Mehta
Independent Non-executive Director

Mrs. Preeti Mehta was appointed as Independent Director with effect from 31st August, 2019.

Mrs. Preeti Mehta, an arts and law graduate from Mumbai University, is an advocate and solicitor by profession.

She is a Partner of Kanga & Co., a leading firm of Advocates and Solicitors. She has over 30 years of experience in corporate laws, foreign investment and collaborations, mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments, banking, franchising and hospitality.

Currently, she is an Independent Director of AMJ Land Holdings Limited (a listed company), JCB India Ltd. and Bagalkot Cement & Industries Ltd.

Mrs. Preeti Mehta was appointed as Independent Director with effect from 31st August, 2019.

Mrs. Preeti Mehta, an arts and law graduate from Mumbai University, is an advocate and solicitor by profession.

She is a Partner of Kanga & Co., a leading firm of Advocates and Solicitors. She has over 30 years of experience in corporate laws, foreign investment and collaborations, mergers and acquisitions and private equity investments, banking, franchising and hospitality.

Currently, she is an Independent Director of AMJ Land Holdings Limited (a listed company), JCB India Ltd. and Bagalkot Cement & Industries Ltd.

Close

#A HERITAGE THAT MATTERS

Parent Company

Sumitomo Chemical Company Limited (SCC), the parent company of Sumitomo Chemical India Limited was established in 1913 to manufacture fertilizers from sulphur dioxide emitted from smelting operations at the Besshi copper mine in Niihama, Ehime Prefecture, with the aim of solving environmental problems caused by the emissions. The mine was owned by Sumitomo a company which dates back to the 16th Century.

During last 100 years journey, Sumitomo Chemical has expanded in several chemical-related sectors and is among one of the leading global chemical companies recognized for its R&D innovation capabilities and specialty product focus; Sumitomo Chemical is listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange since the year 1949 as independently and professionally run company with high standards of corporate governance and contributing to society at large.

SCC offers a diverse range of products globally in the fields of petrochemicals, energy and functional materials, IT related chemicals and materials, health and crop sciences products and pharmaceuticals.

The SCC parentage has also brought with it, a consistent commitment for quality and customers.

Click to Read More

image

hidden

Our Other Websites   |   Disclaimer   |   Privacy Policy

© Copyright 2020 Sumitomo Chemical India ltd.