About

Management Team

Founder and Chairman

Mr. Vijay Mundhra

Vijay started Willowood Limited as a trading company in Hong Kong in 1992, and has since spearheaded its evolution into the globally respected company it is today. Over the past decade, his steady vision has helped transition it from a trading company into a research-based and value-added manufacturing business. Today, he remains the key driving force behind Willowood’s continuing growth, from establishing offices in India, China, USA and Kenya to securing customers in more than 50 countries worldwide.

Willowood India, an affiliate company of Willowood Group, is a leading global manufacturer & distributor of pesticides & other crop protection chemicals.

Managing Director

Mr. Parikshit Mundhra

Parikshit joined and co-founded Willowood India in 2007. He has since led the company from strength to strength, overseeing its emergence as the fastest growing agrochemical company in India. His business intelligence, bold thinking and motivating personality have been the cornerstones of Willowood India’s phenomenal success.

As Managing Director, Parikshit oversees the overall functioning of Willowood India. He holds an Honors degree in Business and Commerce from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata.

Chief Operations Officer

Mr. Jitendra Mohan

With over 21 years of experience in the agrochemicals industry, Jitendra brings to Willowood the versatile combination of scientific knowledge and business acumen. Since joining Willowood in 2007, he has played an instrumental role in the company’s expansion into different business verticals, as well as the growth of its customer base. As Chief Operations Officer, he looks after the key functions of the group, handling Willowood’s Institutional Business, Manufacturing Operations, Brand Business and Regulatory & IP Affairs.

Jitendra holds a Masters Degree in Agrochemicals from the University of Delhi, a specialization in Residue Chemistry from Jerusalem University and an MBA from Bharti Vidyapeeth in Delhi.

Director

Mr. Hitesh Bagri

Hitesh joined Willowood India in 2009 and, while working through different divisions, rapidly made an impression for his energy and acumen. He currently heads Willowood’s brand business in Delhi, managing a team of over 200 people. As part of his role, he has led numerous initiatives to improve the efficiency of the brand business and extend the reach of the Willowood name to every corner of India.

As the youngest member in the Willowood management team, Hitesh is known for his excellent management skills and collaborative leadership style. Prior to joining Willowood, Hitesh graduated with a Business degree from HR College of Commerce and Economics in Mumbai and completed his CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) designation from ICFAI University.

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Neeraj Mundhra

Neeraj joined Willowood India in 2009 and earned a reputation for his diligence and his penchant for numbers. Neeraj holds an MBA in Finance from SIBAR, Pune, as well as Post Graduate Diplomas in Logistics, International Business and Foreign Trade from the University of Pune. He has an extensive background in finance and currently looks after financial strategic planning, accounts, taxation and banking relationships for the Group Companies.

He has played a leading role in building good governance practices and overseeing sound management of the company finances.