A Man of Vision, Inspiration and Pursuit of Progression
Multi-skilled, Valiant, and inventive Sachin Patel, The Managing Director of Sachin Industries Limited is a hardworking and proactive personality. He belongs to the group of warriors who see the opportunities and grab them to bring unexpected results. “Quality, Service, and a fire in the belly to give the best to the customers. That defines my passion”, Sachin Patel, resonates with this line. He believes more in being street smart than book smart and rests on exploring the boundaries of success, not being complacent at any stage. It seems passion and perseverance has been by default in his DNA. Because right from the high school days, he was fascinated with pursuing engineering and discovering chemical bonds.
Sachin Patel always had the privilege to pursue chemical engineering from the home town, without hustling much. But, he chose the less-travelled road and went to Pune University to learn chemical engineering and discovered the untapped concepts to apply to his business acumen. “During my college days, I had the drive to be a leader. I was President of the Chemical Engineering Student Association called CHESA. Leadership was a passion for me. I had a good fan following as a leader and was popular among them”, asserted Sachin Patel, Managing Director, Stork Kaumil Equipments Pvt. Limeted & Board of Director of VEL (Vatva Industrial Estate Infrastructure Development Ltd).
A true entrepreneur possesses a cocktail of skills and characteristics that enable them to beat the odds and go after their dreams full throttle. And similar to that, Sachin Patel joined his father’s business in 1998 with inception to take it to the next best level. Leaving behind the option of pursuing an MBA from abroad, this mastermind had planned something different. Before joining the mainstream family business, it was meeting the periphery with manufacturing conventional Filter Presses. Sparked by passion and ignited by perseverance, after several attempts and smart planning, Sachin brought the concept of ‘Automation’ and later all the team member bandwagon with the “Membrane Filter Press”
Inherently undefeated, in 2000 his younger brother Kaumil Patel joined the business, and together, they scaled the company to the wider market frontiers. “With the double efforts, we struck with an idea of adding a unique product to our stable and therefore, I collaborated with the J. P. Labs Inc. USA under their technical collaboration to manufacture Glass Lined Reactors and various other Products”, said Sachin Patel.
Presently, Sachin Patel is the Managing Director of Sachin Industries Limited, a well-known manufacturer of Filter Press & Polypropylene filter plates since 1982. It has established an international bench mark facility to manufacture glass lined equipment in the year 2011. Spread over an area of 1, 00,000 square meters, this facility has been established in Technical collaboration with JP Laboratories INC. USA, a company having more than 80 patents worldwide. The plant is equipped with state of the art manufacturing facility, including computer controlled furnaces, ultra-modern glass manufacturing facility for designing & manufacturing equipments of International quality & best workmanship.
But, becoming a market leader was really a toss for him because of the International language issue. Holding a self-trust and self-belief, he had been appointed as the Executive committee member of Engineering Exports Promotion Council (EEPC) for their western zone that gave an opportunity to explore the business corners of the world where the Filter Press Market was unexplored. With a culture-specific marketing strategy, he printed corporate cum product brochures in the vernacular language of every country that brought a whiff of hope to try the trick. Thankfully, that gave us results and that’s how we brought our footprint even on the Globe”, proudly says Sachin,” Trustee at KD Patel Foundation.
He is a believer of progression and not a perfectionist and with committing errors and meeting failures, Sachin Patel, Hon. Treasurer of Gujarat Chamber of Commerce & Industries (GCCI) bagged several awards like BEST MSME – 2013-14, Govt. of Gujarat by C. M. Smt. Anandiben Patel”, “World Wide Achievers Award: 2018-19 by Hon. Shri Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Commerce and Industry, GOI”, “Gujarat Brand Leadership Award – 2018”, “SME of the Year “Udhyami Samman” – 2018 by Dy. C.M. Shri Nitinbhai Patel” because he kept on trying and didn’t get afraid of failures.