Our Management Team
Mr. Laxman R. Katrat
MD & CEO
more than 36 years experience as practicing Engineer
Mr.Katrat is Chartered Engineer (IETE) & has done his engineering graduation (Electronics & Communication) in 1973; he has worked in different capacities with various elite companies. He established KATLAX in 1993 as manufacturers of Sensors & Automation products, with moderate beginning in small rented residential Apartment. He is instrumental in bringing KATLAX to a big platform and serving Indian as well as global market. He is a Member of CII, FICCI, GCCI, AIA, EU Chamber of Commerce, Indo German Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Dattatray R. Katrat
ED & CMO
25 years experience in Operations,Marketing - Sales and Factory Administration
Mr. Dattatray Katrat is a team player and a motivator spearheading his key departments and their growth. Since the inception of Katlax, he has managed to lay down a wide on-ground Marketing and Sales network pan - India. He plays an enormous role in building and maintaining Customer Relations. His dedicated and persistent efforts in handling Factory Administration have aided Manufacturing, Quality Control, Quality Assurance and Human Resources at Katlax.
Mr. M R Pandhi
Director, Finance & Administration
35 years of experience in the fields of Audit, Taxation, Corporate Laws, Finance and Management Consultancy
Mr. M. R. Pandhi is B. Com F. C.A and is associated as a Director and Financial, Legal and Commercial Advisor at Katlax and guides the company in terms of Corporate Governance. After passing C A. Examination, he joined M/s. C. F. Patel & Co., Chartered Accountants, Ahmedabad as Assistant and then became partner of that firm in 1983. He started his own practice in April, 1985 and in partnership since 1987. He has successfully completed Certificate Course on International Taxation conducted by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Actively engaged in the practice of merger and acquisitions and successfully completed joint venture of German based company with Indian company.
Ms. Karishma Katrat
Karishma Katrat is an Engineering graduate and handles pan-India sales and domestic market fulfilment. She has pursued her B. Tech in Electronics and Communication from Indus Institute of Technology, Ahmedabad. Karishma has an experience of 5+ years in marketing, sales, and back-office operations. Her role also includes production planning, inventory management and acting as a bridge between Production, Sales and Management. The second-generation entrepreneur is a pivotal part of management as well operations, shouldering multiple roles and is determined to take ahead the legacy of this business ahead and further up.
Ms. Krutika Katrat
Krutika Katrat has an experience of 8+ years and handles strategic business development, digital marketing and outreach, recruitments and trainings at Katlax. She is M.Tech in Biotechnology from Dr. D Y Patil Biotechnology and Bioinformatics Institute, Pune and has a background in applied sciences, cancer research from ACTREC, Tata Memorial Centre, Navi Mumbai. She also has an experience as an entrepreneur working on a social enterprise and a flagship platform named OoWomaniya.com and building the business from the scratch. She is a TEDx speaker and her work is covered in various noted publications including Forbes, India. For Katlax, she also manages special projects, digital channels for sales growth and outreach in both domestic and international markets.
Mr. Karan Katrat
Business Development Manager
Karan, second generation entrepreneur and currently active in developing new sales avenues in International Business, involved in production planning,maintenance and managing administration day - to - day responsibilities of running a factory. His strength is Family Business Administration and has 3+ years of work experience. He has represented Katlax at various international forums and trade exhibitions. His exposure and performance is prepping him to take on senior leadership role in near future.