Polson Limited  



About Polson Ltd.


Incorporated in 1900 by Mr. Pestonji Edulgi Polson, primarily as a Coffee manufacturing
Company, Polson diversified into other business activities including diary, agriculture,
pharmaceuticals, leather chemicals and Real Estate. With Government policy reserving the
dairy sector for the Cooperative sector, Polson being a private organization was forced to
end its dairy activities. 

With its manufacturing operations spread over 14 acres and located on the foothills of the
historical fort Vishalgad, this unit began its operations in 1906 by setting up the first and
only Myrabolam Extracts manufacturing facility, primarily servicing the Indian Railway
Authorities by substituting an import. Wattle Extract for water treatment and in a
secondary application for the leather tanning industry specialized in Vegetable based

Over the years the primary focus changed and the company became a leading supplier of
natural tannin materials and Eco-friendly leather chemicals of Indian origin to the
international leather industry. Today the company has a diversified product range being
manufactured in 3 state of the art factories and has developed, established and maintained
an untarnished track record of consistently meeting international quality standards and
boasts of a high profile customer base, which include several multinational companies in
practically every country in the world.

Today the company is Asias largest manufacturer and exporter of natural based vegetable
tannin extracts and Eco-friendly leather chemicals.

The Board of Directors of the company consists of a group of professionals other than the
Kapadia family.

Mr. Amol Kapadia is responsible for the overall operations of the company and reports to
the Board of Directors.

The Company is managed by a professional Board of Directors which consists of members
of a group of professionals besides members of the Kapadia family.


Amol, an entrepreneur, with an MBA from IMD International, Lausanne, Switzerland, has
over 6 years of work experience in international consulting companies and over 30 years of
experience in manufacturing. He is an active member of various entrepreneur


Name of Director Designation of Director
Mr. Amol Kapadia Managing Director
Mr. Lambore Dhau Gangaram Director
Mr. Pravin Dayanand Samant Director
Mr. Rajiv Ghanshyamdas Agarwal Chairman
Mr. Bhavin Suryakant Sheth Director
Mr. Sanjay Shantaram Bhalerao Chief Financial Officer
Mrs. Sampada Sachin Sawant Company Secretary & Compliance Officer