|Mr. Mohd. Anis Ansari|
Mr. Mohd. Anis Ansari, aged 61 years, is an independent Director on the Board of our Company. Mr. Ansari holds a bachelor’s degree in arts, a bachelor’s degree in law and a master’s degree in law from Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh. He joined the Indian Administrative Services in 1973 and in the course of his over three decades long career has held various significant posts such as Agriculture Production Commissioner, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Secretary, Department of Agriculture, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Principal Secretary of Labour Department and Rural Development Department, Government of Uttar Pradesh and Chairman and Managing Director of U.P. Food and Essential Commodities Corporation. Mr. Ansari has also been a member of the board of directors of Bombay Mercantile Co-operative Bank Limited. Mr. Ansari is presently the Vice Chancellor of U.P. Urdu, Arabi and Farsi University, Lucknow. Mr. Ansari is also a member of various social and cultural organizations, including the All India Management Association, Lucknow Management Association and was the founder chairman of Asma Hussain Institute of Fashion Technology, Lucknow. Mr. Ansari has received numerous literary and other awards including the ‘Top Professional Manager of the Year Award’ for the year 1994 from the Institute of Marketing and Management, New Delhi and has published eight collections of his poems in Urdu and Hindi.