MR. RAJIV KRISHAN PURI
Mr. Puri has over 44 years of experience in the Tea Industry as a Tea Broker-cum- Auctioneer and has also served as a Member of the Tea Board in 2007-2008. He began his professional working career in 1973 with Carritt Moran & Co. Pvt. Ltd., who were then the second largest tea broking and auctioning firm and in 1989 he joined Tea Brokers Pvt. Ltd. as their Senior Branch Manager at Siliguri. In October 1991, he and his family led by Mr. J. C. Nijhawan (a former Chairman of Andrew Yule & Co. Ltd.) started their own broking operations in the name of the present Company, initially licensed to operate only in the Siliguri Tea Auctions. With operations being extended to Kolkata and Guwahati in June 2002 and August 2004, respectively, the Company has grown to be the second largest in the business.