Aparna Khurana holds a Bachelor’s degree with specialisation in Textiles & Fibres Processing Technology from the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai. She has 20 years’ experience in the speciality chemicals field and has held key positions in business development, sales and customer management and market expansion. Her areas of expertise include personal care, textiles, healthcare, household and industrial markets.
Prior to joining Azelis, Aparna worked for a global science company as Business Head South Asia – Home and Personal Care, where she achieved growth in the region with new business and market exploration. She received the ‘AmaXing Achievement Award’ in 2012 for demonstrating excellent leadership to grow business in a challenging year and improve brand awareness. In 2006 and 2008, she also won the ‘Global Sales Achievement Award’ for excellence in improving market penetration.
In December 2016 Aparna joined Azelis to lead our business in India as Managing Director, based in Mumbai.