The Meckrai Group consisits of three founding companies:
Bombay Sports, located in Dhobi Talao, Mumbai, has been in business
for over 100 years.
The store caters to both the retail and whole sale segments and is
well know for its commitment to customer service.
Established in 1909 by T.M. Jagtiani, a lawyer by education , an
astute businessman by profession .
The business is now under the management of the fourth generation of
the founder's family .
Akola Chemicals, located in Akola, Maharashtra, was established 1981.
Since then, we have grown grown into a Nutrition Specialist producing
hydrolyzed proteins for the Agricultural, Animal Feed, Food,
Nutraceutical and Cosmetics Industries.
Akola Chemicals manufacturing facilities are spread across two divisions:
Agro Division : manufactures plant and animal nutrition products from
varied protein sources. This division is licensed to manufacture
Micronutrient Fertilizers Speciality Chemicals Division : manufactures
premium grade hydrolyzed proteins for the Food, Nutraceutical and
Cosmetic Industies. This division has facilities approved by the FDA
and has FSSAI and cosmetic manufacturing licenses.
JAMAAT, located behind the Taj Mahal
Hotel in Colaba , Mumbai , established in 1999.
The gallery is more than an art space showing paintings, sculptures,
photographs, installations. It has hosted music recitals, plays,
workshops, book readings, launches, and talks. The shows include
works by established artists as well as upcoming artists. Many
artists have been launched from JAMAAT. Besides contemporary artists,
masters of the traditional Indian arts have also been shown, as well as
international artists from the USA, France, Italy, Sri Lanka and
Key Personnel at the MecRai Group are:
A scientists by education , with a BSc [Hons] from
St Xaviers College, Mumbai and an Instrumentation Degree from
Switzerland and Germany . After running Bombay Sports and JTJ, she
established the gallery in 1999, in memory of her father, Jhamat, who
exposed her to the arts from the age of 6 . Art became her passion,
and she started collecting from the age of 16
B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT, Kharagpur Over 44 years in
diverse industries including Industrial Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals and
Engineering; Of these, 30 years spent with Tata Group and in the last
12 years of his tenure here he served as CEO of Rallis, India’s
largest agrochemicals company Served as Vice President of Bombay
Chamber of Commerce & Industry and member of several industry
associations; Holds directorships in Punjab Chemicals and Crop
Protection Ltd, Akola Chemicals (India) Ltd, Greaves Cotton Ltd,
Greaves Leasing Finance Ltd, Sri Biotech Laboratories India Ltd, Pimex
India Pvt Ltd, South India Research Institute Pvt Ltd
Bachelors in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin
Over 12 years of experience across various field including the
Manufacturing, Retail, Financial Services and Management. Worked in
consulting with both Mahindra Special Services Group and KMPG.
Working with the Meckrai Group since 2011