Leadership Team
Mr. Manish Kothari - Director
He is an Engineer with over 24 years’ of experience in Foundry Projects & Machines – Design, Manufacturing, Marketing, Project Management, Installation, Process Set-up and Hands on Training. He is the Managing Director of Rhino Machines Pvt. Ltd. After Graduation in April 1991, he was selected by L&T Hazira and worked as Plant Engineer for 6 months, before joining the family’s Foundry Project & Consultancy business.
He was the backbone for successful translation of High Pressure Moulding Technology, Lip Axis Pouring Systems, Rotomax Mixers, RTC – Online Sand Controller in its initial launching years and established the Rhino brand successfully in India and Overseas.
He is an active life member of The Institute of Indian Foundrymen and is now on the advisory board of reputed Engineering Colleges and visiting faculty for various subjects.
Under his leadership an innovative equipment developed by Rhino Machines had been shortlisted as one of the 20 Semi Finalists out of more than 160 innovation applications in the Global Cleantech Innovation Program. GCIP had been brought to India by MSME, UNIDO with Cleantech USA - partnered and funded by GEF & FICCI. The theme was Energy & Environment Saving innovations.
The Innovation ECOFLEX: Sand-handling system for Foundry selected was one of the only solutions of those selected addressing the core manufacturing industry.
Mr. Pradip Gandhi - Director
A Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of experience in audit, debt syndication, private equity, retail and corporate finance; he has been instrumental in raising funds for various organizations across all industries, including material handling, construction and healthcare sectors.
He has also worked as CFO for more than 5 years for companies in Earthmoving, Construction and Material Handling Equipment manufacturing segments. He brings to Composite Solutions the expertise to raise private equity and debt for various corporates.
Mr. Mudit Kothari - Director
A self-motivated business management professional, is an integral part of the Business Advisory, having work experience of 4 years. A Mechatronics Engineer, leads various verticals including Business Identification, Business Structuring and Feasibility.
Mrs. Heena Shah - Director
An MBA in Financial Management has an experience of over 7 years in the fields of Project Viability, Debt Syndication, M&A, Financial Research & Analysis and Enterprise Valuation. She has been instrumental in Transaction Solutions and leads the team which is responsible for the preparation of Project Reports, Financial Models, Information Memorandum, Budgets and Monitoring Reports.