Governing Board

Prof. A.S.Khanna


Prof. A.S.Khanna, Chairman a reputed teacher of IIT Bombay, with vast experience in paint coatings both as researcher, consultant and advisor, only resident Indian who is NACE Fellow. He is also fellow Humboldt Foundation, Bonn, Fellow Royal Norwegian Society for Science & Technology. He is visiting Professor, Germany, Japan and France and winner of Mascot Award and NACE Award for Corrosion Awareness Promotion. A dynamic individual, he is known for his ability to organize National and International conferences and technical courses in well organized manner.

Mr. Amrit Rekhi


Working with Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd. Has done his Master in Management studies ( MMS) from Mumbai University Has over 18 years of experience in the Paint Industry.Sales Head for Protective Coating, General Industrial Coating,Powder Coating and Exports for Kansai Nerolac Paints.

Mr. Ravi Chandran


Berger Paints India Ltd

Mr. Dhirendra Singh

Akzo Nobel Coatings India


Unique Speciality Chemicals
Graduate Chemical technology Mumbai university,
Marketing and Business management studies, Import Export Studies


  • Active member and participant with Indian small scale paint association, Indian Paint Association, Colour Society of India, Indian Resin manufacturers Association
  • Worked with Paint & Coating fraternity for over 15 years creating new avenues of expanding business and providing support to customers.
  • Maintaining strong relations with most of the multinational Paint companies in and around India.


  • Member and past Jt. Secretary of Lions Club International (Bombay Uptown 323 A2 - NGO),
  • Nominated Secretary for 2019-2020

MR. K.J.AIYENGAR, Treasurer

Working with Sherwin Williams,General Manager. He is M.Sc. in Chemistry from University of Mumbai and Masters in Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management, University of Mumbai . He has over 40 years sales and marketing experience in the field of protective coatings . He is presently secretary of SSPC India .

Mr.N.H.Jani Ajanta Surface Treatment Pvt.Ltd.
Mr.H.S.Shankar Clean Coat
Mr.Ajay Sagar J.K.Surface Coating
Mr.P.Hari Kumar Carboline India
Mr.Sanjay Chowdhury Shalimar Paints
Mr.Ishan Raveshia Voxco Pigment and Chemicals Pvt.Ltd
Mr.Harris Koilpillai Voxco Pigment and Chemicals Pvt.Ltd
Mr.Santosh Kumar OCS Services
Mr.Ramashankar Mishra-Asian Paints Asian Paints
Mr.Hemant Moghe Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd
Mr.Praveen Mahajaan Berger Paints
Mr.Sujit Sinha Grauer & Weil (India)
Mr.Prasad S Talvelkar Hempel Paints (India)
Mr.S.Mahadevan Metcon Coatings & Chemicals
Mr.Vihay Bhamburkar Shivshakti Paints
Mr.Kishor Jere Kansai Nerolac Paints Ltd.,Pune
Dr.Nirav I.Jamnapara FCIPT , Gujarat
Prof.A subrahmanyam IIT Madras
Dr.Ramanuj Narayan IICT,Hyderabad
Dr.B.B.Jha CSIR-CGCRI,kolkata
Dr.Swarnendu Bikas Kar Bher Process Paint India Pvt.Ltd.