Managing Director , Zydex Industries
Dr. Ajay Ishwarlal Ranka is the Chief Executive Officer of Zydex Industries. Obtained B.Tech degree in Chemical Engineering from Nagpur University in India. He went to US for higher studies where he successfully completed M.S. in Chem. Engg. from University of Detroit and Ph.D. in Polymer Science & Engg (1984) from Lehigh University.
Dr. Ranka began his career at PPG Industries in Pittsburgh in 1984 and after gaining a few years experience, he came to India to start his own venture. In 1999 he established Zydex Industries in Vadodara. The products manufactured by Zydex Industries are for textile, construction & industrial application, in its fully computerized eco-friendly factory. The company over the years has made its presence in about 40 countries all over the world.
Dr Ranka is the co-inventor of the company’s newly launched nano technology organosilicon based waterproofing product, Zycosil, which is being marketed worldwide. The product has distinct advantage over conventional ones on application, cost & durability.
Dr Ranka is the author of many US, European & Indian Patents.