Vayu Garware is the chairman and MD of Garware Technical Fibers. He is a business graduate. He joined Garware Technical Fibers in 1995 and under his leadership the company has expanded its product geographies from India to more than 75 countries globally. He has been intimately involved in the growth of the company and responsible for the transformation from cordage focused to a technical textile company. Under his stewardship, delivering innovative application-focused solutions to customers has been ingrained as part of the DNA of the company.
A firm believer in systemized processes to drive operational excellence in delivering value to customers, processes like TPM, Kaizen, 8D, and many more were institutionalized during his tenure. Since he was elevated as chairman and managing director in November 2011, the company has diversified into new business segments in line with the objective of delivering innovative solutions worldwide. He is a philanthropist and under his guidance the company has focused on social engineering through skill development initiatives and education for underprivileged children. His vision is to make the company a leading global player in the technical textile space.
Garware caters to various segments like aquaculture, sports nets, agriculture, geotextiles etc. through a diverse range of netting products, ropes, coated fabrics and others.