About Us


Agro Tech Foods Ltd (ATFL) is a public limited company engaged in the business of manufacturing, marketing and selling food and food ingredients to consumers and institutional customers. We are listed both on National Stock Exchange (NSE) and Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).

We are affiliated to ConAgra Foods, Inc. of USA, which is one of the world's largest food companies. Our vision is to become the Best Performing Most Respected Foods Company in India.

All our product offerings correspond with our Mission of "Nourishing families... Enriching life".



ATFL believes culture is indispensable for the long – term effectiveness of the organization. We have a strongly knit culture with clearly defined elements to guide the 'Way We Live', the 'Way We Work' and the 'Way We Lead'. These values are in line with ATFL's Vision and Mission.

Obsessive purpose to create and exceed standards of excellence to raise the bar of performance.
Employees are allowed to take ownership to complete the tasks. They are entitled to take decisions, which enables them to deliver work of the highest standard.
We ensure fairness in all our dealings which enables us to establish transparency and openness in our work culture.
We strongly believe that each individual has his/her own identity and he/she must be treated with respect and we actively promote the same.
ATFL believes that innovation is one of the most important ingredients to success. We encourage our employees to question and challenge the status quo and find creative solutions to work related issues which results in continuous improvement of processes, services and products.
We strongly believe in the ROI mindset and encourage people to focus on more of what matters and less of what does not.
We create a strong sense of ownership along with clearly defined goals and roles which drives our employees to deliver results with a sense of urgency, without sacrificing quality.
To have a healthy work environment and to achieve growth, it is important that people work together and co-operate with each other. Hence, collaboration is an important component of ATFL's culture. This helps create a friendly, effective work environment.
We believe it is important to voice one's own thoughts in a productive manner. This generates several viewpoints that help us take better decisions with broader perspectives.
We believe in fairness and transparency of actions and promote credible and trustworthy leadership which demonstrates responsibility and maturity.
We believe in mature leadership and ownership of actions and hence, we demonstrate humility with the ideology, "I am wrong" or "I don't know" which helps us to remain solution-oriented.

We as an organization believe that people are our greatest assets. Hence, we continually invest time, effort and resources to help our people learn, contribute and grow with the organization. The Principle of People Development and Career Growth is strongly reflected in our policy of internal hiring, robust capability building and talent management programmes and processes.


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    Managing Director & CEO

    Asheesh Kumar Sharma is a graduate in Science from Jawaharlal Nehru University and holds an MMS from S P Jain Institute of Management and Research. Asheesh joined ATFL in July 2007 as General Manager – Marketing, and in July 2013, he assumed the role of Vice President-Marketing. Effective April 25, 2024, Asheesh is appointed as the Managing Director & CEO of the Company. His contributions have been instrumental in shaping ATFL’s marketing strategies and fostering business growth.

    Prior to joining ATFL, Asheesh served as Marketing Manager – Fabric & Home Care, Health Care, and Baby Care at Procter & Gamble. Before that, he worked at Gillette, where he held positions as General Sales Manager and Regional Business Manager in Personal Care. Preceding his tenure at Gillette, Asheesh was associated with Marico, where he held roles as Area Sales Manager and Regional Manager in the West region. He began his career as a Management Trainee at Berger Paints, where he served for four years in the capacity of an Area Sales Manager.

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    General Manager – Human Resources

    Padma joined Agro Tech Foods in 1990 at the ITC Agro Tech Mantralayam factory where she gained tremendous knowledge of factory working. After spending 10 years at the plant Padma moved to Hyderabad to handle multiple corporate functions including Recruitment and became an important pillar of the HR function. In 2014, with the increasing importance and scale of the Jhagadia plant, the Company requested Padma to take over the HR function at Jhagadia and she was an integral part of the scaling up of the plant including the staffing and management of an increasingly large team before taking over her current position as General Manager – Human Resources.

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    Head – Research Quality and Innovation

    Shrey is a graduate in Oil Technology from H.B.T.I, Kanpur in 2011. Shrey joined Agro Tech Foods Limited in year 2014 and during the last 10 years has held key positions with increasing responsibility in the Company’s Research Quality and Innovation Department, prior to taking over as the Head of Research, Quality and Innovation in September 2023. Prior to joining Agro Tech Foods, Shrey worked with Krishnapatnam Oils And Fats Pvt Limited for a period of 3 yrs. Shrey has been a key contributor to the transitioning of ATFL from a largely Edible Oils company into a diversified Food Company with his strong knowledge of Food Safety Standards, Regulatory norms, Vendor and 3P management and consistently demonstrating strong Leadership Skills and People management.

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    Vice President - Supply Chain

    A post graduate in Technology in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from IIT Kharagpur and MBA from IIT Delhi, Dharmesh Srivastava has a relevant experience of about 19 years, out of which he was with Gillette and P&G for 16 years. He has taken up various roles in Supply Chain in India, UK and Dubai. Before joining ATFL, he was with P&G based at Singapore handling physical distribution (supply chain) for Australasia, ASEAN India region as "Group Manager – Customer Services & Logistics".

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    Head of Procurement Oils & Packaging Materials & Business Development Crystal & Healthy World

    Hitesh Yadav has completed his Master of Business Administration in Marketing & Finance from Guru Jambeswar University, Haryana in addition to a Post Graduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management. Hitesh joined Agro Tech Foods in 2014 prior to which he had been working in various positions in the Commercial, Procurement, Supply Chain & Inventory Management areas of Britania Industries Limited with a total of 8 years’ experience before joining Agro Tech Foods Limited . Hitesh has been a key contributor to the transitioning of ATFL from a largely Edible Oils company into a diversified Foods Company with his strong knowledge of Procurement enabling the development of a strong Vendor base which has enabled a powerful innovation program. At the same time this has also led to continued cost reduction with increasing scale of individual businesses supporting the diversification of the vendor network. Hitesh’s strong collaboration and leadership skills enables him to be a powerful contributor to the ATFL leadership team.

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    Head of Manufacturing

    Sanjay Srivastava is 1991 batch B. Tech. in Chemical Technology from HBTU (Formerly known as Harcourt Butler Technological Institute), Kanpur, a graduate in Science from Kanpur University and holds PGDOM also. He is having over 25 years of work experience in edible oil and foods industry. Sanjay joined ATFL in the year 2000 and during the last 16 years held various key roles in the areas of Manufacturing, Oil Buying and Projects. Sanjay joined as Unit Manager - Ghaziabad and quickly expanded the role to manage the 3 P manufacturing operations in North. During this stint, he has not only managed the existing 3 P manufacturing but also expanded the operations by inducting more 3 P operators. Sanjay demonstrates excellent commercial acumen and cost focus and throughout his tenure as Unit Manager and later as Production Controller. He has single handedly established the import supply chain from Sri Lanka for Rath imports. After successful tenure at Oil manufacturing, Sanjay w as shifted to food manufacturing at Kothur where he played a key role in streamlining the operations. He was given additional responsibility of Oil buying besides his manufacturing co-ordiantion which has effectively managed. Sanjay was shifted to Corporate Office, Gurgaon in 2010 to manage the position of Production Controller with an additional responsibility of Projects. He has demonstrated leadership skills in all roles he handled and now heads the manufacturing function.

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    Head of Sales

    Rikesh has done his Civil Engineering from MS University, Vadodara and he is a 2008 batch MBA from NMIMS, Mumbai. He joined Agrotech Foods in 2012 and has worked in different roles in the Sales function. He started as a Key Account Manager and moved on to become Head of Modern Trade in 2014. During this time, he successfully started the ecommerce operations for ATFL as well. In 2017, he moved to become Regional Sales Manager for West Region and led the team to strong performance. Prior to joining Agro Tech, Rikesh worked with Wipro Consumer Care as Area Manager (Key Accounts) in Bengaluru and before that with Dabur India Ltd as Product Manager Skin Care, based in Dubai.

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    Chief Financial Officer

    K P N Srinivas is a Chartered Accountant and Post Graduate of Commerce from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He is an experience of 11 years in finance, fund management, budgeting and reporting, accounts, audit and commercial operations. He joined Agro Tech in May 2008 as Industrial Trainee and worked across divisions and ranks in the finance operation.


As we endeavor to "Make A Difference" in the business environment, the lives of our employees and the community we thrive in, we are proud to have our progress and achievements recognized at various levels. Below is a brief list of awards and honours we have received:

ATFL's CSR Programme, Poshan bagged the following four awards at the SABRE Awards (Asia Pacific Region), 2014.

  • SABRE award for influencing key stakeholders
  • SABRE award for best CSR
  • SABRE Gold for industry category – Food and Beverage
  • SABRE Platinum for Best of the Best – PR program of the year in the whole of South Asia