Our board members bring passion and deep expertise to accomplish IDS' mission.
Satish Bagrodia is the Chairman & Managing Director of Winsome Textile Industries Ltd., Chairman of IDS (India) Ltd. and Vice Chairman of Winsome Yarns Ltd.
He has been honored by many prominent positions in various organizations:
Chairman of Advisory Committee, BHU Alumni Association.
Founder President of Textile association of India (PHC Unit).
Past Directorship with Assam Small Industries Corporation Ltd.
Member of the Governing Council of Indo Danish Tool Room Training Center.
Elected unanimously as the youngest District Governor and multiple Council Chairman of Lions Club International covering States of West Bengal, Orissa, all North Eastern States and Union of Burma.
Member of the Managing Committee of PHD Chamber for the last 10 years.
Member of Minimum Wages Advisory Boards of Himachal Pradesh & Punjab.
Member of Regional Advisory Committee of Central Excise and Customs.
Member of Board of Governors of HP Center for Entrepreneurship Development.
Member of HP State level Export Promotion Board.
Member of HP Sales Tax Advisory Committee.
Member of HPSEB Consultative Council.
Member of Standing Committee on Taxation, Govt. of Punjab.
Member of Advisory Committee of Management Education, Master of Business Administration (Agri Business) Dr Y.S Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Naoni, Distt. Solan.
He was nominated for "Udyog Patra" & "Golden Global Award" and is the recipient of Selection Award and Gold Medal from Transworld Trade Fairs. Satish Bagrodia is the. He is a Mechanical Engineer and a fellow member of Institute of Engineering (India). He holds a Diploma in German Language.
Partap K. Aggarwal
Partap K. Aggarwal
Partap K. Aggarwal is the co-founder and the present Managing Director of IDS Infotech Ltd. He is a seasoned entrepreneur and experienced technology executive with a track record of success. His background includes valuable IT experience while working on Technical lead positions for companies like Incomnet Inc, Leach Corporation and MTI. Besides his expertise in Systems Management, he has successfully managed large technical teams to create products and provide services. He takes an initiative to travel to countries worldwide to present and negotiate software and other IT services contracts.
He is a pioneer of the IT industry in the region and enjoys great respect from the large fraternity. He has proven himself to be an innovator and trendsetter by spearheading numerous initiatives to improve the overall posture of the IT industry and related education.
He holds many prestigious positions in the various organizations:
Chairman, Northern Region Sub Committee on IT/ITES/Emerging Technologies of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Chairman, Industrial Training Institute Management Committee
Chairman, Indo American Chamber of commerce for the state of Punjab, Haryana & Himachal
Co-Chairman, IT Enabled Services of Software Export Promotion Council of Government of India (Northern India)
Past Chairman of Confederation of Indian industry (CII) Chandigarh (tenure of five years)
Member of Board, Punjab Engineering College
Member of Board, Chandigarh Industrial and Tourism Development Corporation (CITCO)
Member of Board, Modern Business Group
Member of Advisory group of Governor of Punjab & Haryana
Member, "Managing Director's Quality Club" of NIIT Limited
Charter member, TiE and also heading the mentoring group of TiE, Chandigarh.
Certified Quality Management trainer by "Philips Crosby and Associates" USA
Active participant in the IT vision group formed by regional state government
Recipient of Award for International Understanding & Friendship from IFS Society
Manish Bagrodia joined Winsome Textile Industries Ltd in 1986 as a Management Trainee and was involved in learning the finer points of managing textile business under the able guidance of his father, Mr. Satish Bagrodia, a prominent authority in textile industry. In 1987, he got involved in the export of yarn and established markets in USA, Japan, Hongkong, Singapore, UK, Italy, West Germany, Belgium etc. and thus helped in boosting the revenue of the company.
In 1988, he was promoted as Management Executive and focused his attention on quality planning, quality control and quality improvement. He was involved in the planning and implementation of the capacity expansion of the company, involved in negotiating contracts for import of acrylic fibre from companies like American Cyanamid USA; Courtalds, Switzerland; Montefibre, Italy etc. In 1990, Winsome Yarns Ltd. (100% export oriented unit) was established at Derabassi, Punjab with an installed capacity of 25000 spindles with state-of-art textile machines from Reiter Switzerland, Luwa Germany and Schlafhorst Germany. He further expanded the unit by installing another 25000 spindles with latest textile machinery. To diversify further, in 2003 a knitwear project Winsome Knitwear was launched under his aegis for manufacturing fully fashioned garments with state-of-art Shimaseiki machines.
He holds the directorship of Winsome Textile Industries Ltd. He is the Past Chairman of CII Punjab State Council and Present Chairman of ITI Chandigarh, IMC.
He is a first class masters in Commerce and has also undergone a short term course on managing finances at the prestigious Stanford University.
Yog Parkash Aggarwal
Yog P. Aggarwal is a member of the founding team which successfully installed the first Solvent Extraction Plant in Northern India. He efficiently headed the unit and commenced exports of its products to UK and Europe as early as in 1962. He started his own company, Shivalik Motors and Tractors Pvt. Limited, in 1968 dealing in tractors and farm equipment. His company grew steadily to include several other automobile products and spread operations in Punjab and Western UP.
He is also the founder director of Delta Information Services Limited that brought NIIT education to the region. NIIT is a leading Global Talent Development Corporation, building a skilled manpower pool for global industry requirements. The company, which was set up in 1981 to help the nascent IT industry overcome its human resource challenges, has today grown to rank among the world’s leading talent development organizations offering learning solutions to individuals, enterprises and institutions across 40 countries.
Mr. Aggarwal’s relationship of more than 30 years with companies like TAFE, Madras and Enfield, India has given him a profound status in the community.
He is a graduate in Science from the Punjab University.