Siraj A Chaudhry
Chairman, Cargill India Pvt Ltd
Siraj has been associated with the food industry for over 24 years. His tenure at Cargill spans more than 18 years, and includes handling key responsibilities in India as well as in Geneva, Switzerland. Under his leadership Cargill India has successfully built both, B2B and B2C businesses, a robust distribution network and an enviable brand portfolio. Siraj provides leadership and insights in policy advocacy for the industry as an active member of several industry associations; currently, he:
Chairs the National Committee on Food Processing at Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
He is a member of the National Committee on Agriculture under Confederation of Indian Industries.
Siraj is also active in supporting social issues, mainly focusing on food and nutrition security, education and livelihood. As a member of the start-up leadership team, he played a key role in setting up the first ever food bank in India. He is actively involved with several non-governmental organizations and leads a few in following capacities:
- Member of India Food Banking Network
- Member of United Way of India
- He is a popular speaker at many external forums, both business and social.