The Basic Chemicals, Cosmetics & Dyes Export Promotion Council (CHEMEXCIL) setup by Commerce Ministry, Government of India felicitated Mr. Ashok M Kadakia with 'Lifetime Achievement Award'. Smt. Nirmala Sitaraman, Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, Govt. of lndia handed over the award to Mr. Ashok M Kadakia on 24th March 2017 in a glittering ceremony at Mumbai.
Mr. Ashok Kadakia has over 50 years of experience in chemical industry. Besides being the chairman of EBNL, he was the Founder Chairman of Ashok 0rganic Industries and Ashok Alco-Chem Ltd. He is also an active member of several educational & social organisations and trade bodies. He was also on the editorial board of JSIR (as science magazine published by Govt. of India).
He has vast experience in the chemical industry and has distinction of bringing India on the international map in this sector. He is currently Hon. Consul of The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in Mumbai. He is the Zonal President of All India Manufacturers Organisation (AIMO) as well as President of All India Alcohol Based Industries Development Association (AIBIDA).