Management Profile  
 
 
  Mr. M. Yunus Dehlvi
Chairman Emeritus
Mr. M. Yunus Dehlvi: An eminent citizen of India, and Editor in Chief of popular Urdu and Hindi Magazines Shama & Sushama respectively. Mr. Dehlvi did his Masters in Philosophy from St. Stephens College, Delhi University.  He has held important positions at national and international level in advertising and publishing industries.  He was President of Indian Newspaper Society (INS), Chairman of Audit Bureau of Circulations (ABC), Executive Committee Member of International Federation of Newspapers & Journals (FIEJ), Paris and  Chairman  of Institute
of Marketing and Management (IMM).
 
 
  Mr. V.P. Sharma
Managing Director
Mr. V.P. Sharma: He is the driving force of the company, and a visionary. He diversified the company’s area of business from exports of Indian made Handicrafts, Carpets, Rugs etc to representing Equipment Manufacturing conglomerates from Europe and US supplying quality equipment in India and other Sub-Continent countries. An entrepreneur with a vision and desire to help other individuals own businesses, Mr. Sharma carved out a successful business plan and partnerships by appointing Local Agents for specific regions, and has helped those
individuals establish their own successful enterprises. Mr. Sharma is an Alumni of Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi.
 
 
  Mr. J.P. Goyal
Executive Director - Administration
Mr. J.P. Goyal: He brings with him a vast experience of knowledge and administrative skills after retiring from the Government service. Mr. Goyal has been responsible for managing the Administrative matters for POI and ensuring higher productivity with better administration from the employees, management and local representatives. Mr. Goyal earned his Graduate Degree from Delhi University. Mr. Goyal is an avid reader of Indian mythology.
 
 
  Mr. Ashish Sharma
Director - Business Development
Mr. Ashish Sharma: A Management Graduate from JWU, Rhode Island – USA with specialization in Marketing and Public Relations and a Bachelor in Arts, Delhi University. He has been instrumental in identifying growth sectors for the company in Homeland Securities Sector and forging partnerships with various manufacturing companies. He is also responsible for diversifying the company’s trading activities of General Commodities. He has been a National Level Sportsperson and has keen interest in Politics.
 
 
  Mr. Sumit Mudgal
Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Sumit Mudgal: Sumit earned his B.Tech in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati in 2002. Subsequently, he has served in the technology management and Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) space for 14 years, at globally recognized firms such as Thomson Reuters and Evalueserve.
He has been involved in technical and managerial capacities on projects concerned with mobile communications, Fourth Generation Long Term Evolution (4G LTE) communications, Third Generation (3G) communications, Spread Spectrum communications, Internet of Things (IoT), web applications, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), Digital Signal Processing (DSP), image processing, embedded systems, digital design, cryptography, compression, video and audio codecs, etc. His work encompasses technology evaluation, technology acquisition and licensing, IPR protection, technology litigation and contracts, IPR audit, mergers and acquisition (M&A) related technology due diligence, technology market assessment, and IPR portfolio monetization.
Sumit has also served as the President of the IIT Guwahati Alumni Association for four years. In his spare time, Sumit enjoys playing the guitar, listening to music, and traveling.
 
 
  Mr. Manish D. Sharma
CEO
Mr. Manish D. Sharma : Manish is a business leader with 20+ years of experience in the software and technology industry. His prior experience includes Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) and Microsoft where he led efforts in many areas including product development, strategy, business operations and marketing for several multi-billion dollar product lines such as Windows, SharePoint Server and Skype.
Manish has a Bachelor of Engineering, from the Delhi Institute of Technology and a Masters in Computer Science from the University of California. Manish is an avid reader, enjoys 70ís rock music, playing guitar and believes in meditation.
 
 
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