B. P. Agarwala, Chairman & Managing Director, Surya Food & Agro Ltd.
Sh.B.P.Agarwala, aged 59 years, is the founder Managing Director and Promoter of Surya Food & Agro Limited. He has about 20 years of experience in the business of biscuit manufacturing. He belongs to District Barren, Rajasthan and later his family settled in Kolkata.
Initially he was into Coconut Oil Manufacturing & Marketing Business but later he entered into Biscuit Industry & set-up his own Venture “Surya Food & Agro Ltd.” in November 1992 at Noida, U.P, which started commercial operations in October 1993.
He is a well known personality in the biscuit manufacturing industry and has received “U.P. Ratan” award for his entrepreneurship. He is responsible for overall working of the company and is instrumental in making strategic decisions of the company. Under his leadership, the company has grown manifold and achieved an “International Quality Crown Award, London 2004” for best quality biscuit manufacturer. He continues to work towards proliferating Priyagold’s’ success and brand awareness. He is also the President of IBMA (Indian Biscuit Manufacturers Association) & Vice President of AIFPA (All India Food Processors Association).
Under Sh. Agarwala’s leadership & direction, Priyagold established strong manufacturing capabilities and invested substantially in developing consumer preference for its products. The brands / trademarks “Priyagold” and “Haq Se Maango” have emerged as one of the most powerful brands in FMCG sector.