Management Team

Division Heads
Uday Chinai Chairman & Managing Director

Mr. Uday Chinai, 51, is the Chairman of BVC Group of Companies and with his hands on approach has spearheaded growth within each business vertical. He is credited with having pioneered path-breaking innovation in across the Indian logistics industry and logistics of valuable cargo. His understanding and involvement of operations each all industries has helped BVC Group of companies achieve its success.

Mr. Chinai is a strong believer in helping the society. He has supported education, healthcare and animal welfare rights. He is closely associated with several NGO’s and is active in social events.

Rajesh Neelakanta Executive Director & CEO
 
Rajesh Neelakanta has over 23 years of experience in Sales & Marketing, Operations Management, Profit Centre Management, Solutions & Engineering, People Management, Customer Relations Management and a host of other organisation building endeavours, across the Logistics domain.
 
He has worked in marquee organisations like HCL Ltd – Reprographics Division, Real Value Appliances Ltd, AFL Limited, UPS Jetair Logistics, Lee & Muirhead Pvt Ltd and Arshiya International Ltd, before coming on board at BVC Group.
 
His extensive experience spans across the following:
 
International Freight Forwarding – FCL as well as Consol biz – Air & Ocean,
Customs Brokerage,
Contract Logistics – warehouse & distribution management,
Domestic Transportation – express distribution, FTL & LTL,
Service Parts Logistics (SPL) – reverse logistics, repair & return services, Test & Repair Centre (TRC), Forward Stocking Locations (FSL),
Supply Chain Solutions – distribution network design, warehouse design,
Industrial Project Logistics – Break bulk operations – freight - international and domestic transportation -  ODC & heavy lift packages,
Project Forwarding Consultancy,
Inland Waterways & Coastal Shipping services,
Dry Bulk operations – coal, mineral ore, cement, agri products,
Chartering – ocean vessels as well as Air charters.
 
His key professional passions include Organisation building by being a mentor to his colleagues, his hands-on approach to Sales & Operations, keenness to learn, People management – customers, co-workers & vendors and a Never-say-die attitude. 
 
Paresh Das Head - Domestic
 
Paresh has worked in the sales & marketing role for over 26 years in the diverse industries such as Engineering, Gems & Jewellery and Logistics. He has been associated with industry leaders in their respective field of work like Avery India Limited in weighing scales, Larsen & Toubro Limited the engineering giants, FedEx for International Logistics and the Diamond Trading Company with a leading diamond jewellery brands such as Nakshatra, Asmi & Arisia and later with Gitanjali Gems Limited the Mecca for Jewellery Brands.
 
Currently he is working with BVC Logistics Pvt Ltd heading their domestic business which is a strategic combination of both the Logistics and G&J industry. This profile is both challenging and gratifying having to work not only as a consultant but also a friend of the industry, explaining the ease and importance of using a Trusted Secure Logistics Provider of over five decades which promotes the formal mode of Valuable Cargo Transportation.
 
He firmly believes in the potential & scope of the Indian jewellery industry and having closely interacted with Sightholders and retailers across the length & breadth of the country and he enjoys helping customers to realize their secure logistic requirements PAN India. He has a positive outlook with a collaborative approach which helps him in working with leading jewelry manufacturers and retailers in an otherwise un-organized sector.
 
His idea of personal time is a good game of either a football, cricket or volleyball and annual monsoon treks in the Sayadri’s.
 
Maxim in life: “Work Hard, Play Mercilessly”
Bharat Badani Vice President - CHA

He has joined BVC Logistics in 1982, since then his role in the firm has been in a vital position as an authorized person to sign export shipping bill and import shipping bill of entry for BVC Logistics. 

He has completed his education in Commerce from Mumbai University and currently he is taking care of the entire operations in customs.

Sushil Sawant Head – Operations
 
Sushil Sawant has over 15 years of experience in International Freight Forwarding & Logistics. During this period, he has worked with global logistics companies like Expeditors, Bax Global, Eagle Global and leading Indian logistics players like BLR Logistics & Arshiya International. 
 
These tenures have made Sushil a specialist in Ocean Freight Management and has excellent grasp of the latest global best-practices with respect to Operations, Pricing, Sales & Marketing. Sushil also has more than a working knowledge in the International Air Freight operations. He has excellent exposure to Contract Logistics & Industrial Project Logistics.