The company has been formed by renowned analyst Mr. G G Patel and the dynamic duo of Mr. Nirav Desai & Mr. Jai Desai. Their experience and knowledge has helped the company become a reliable name across India.
Mr. G G Patel
Mr. G G Patel has spent more than five decades in the Oilseeds Industry and has experience in all aspects of the Veg. Oil Industry, from running of crush plant, and refinery to the Vanaspati Industry. He also actively participated in Import of Veg. Oil & export of Oil to Europe & South East Asia.
Mr. G G Patel is the patriarch of statistics, SND's and Crop Survey in India and has been carrying it out for more than two decades in India. He has a wide network in the industry and a thought understanding of the industry.
He is widely known to:
Have served as Ex-President of The Central Organization for Oil Industry & Trade, New Delhi (COOIT).
Have served as Ex-President of The Solvent Extractors' Association of India, Mumbai(SEA).
Have served as Ex-Vice Chairman of the Vanaspati Manufacturers' Association of India, new Delhi.
Have presented various Papers at International and National Forums.
Lead various delegations that were sent abroad sponsored by Central Government and various Associations for promotion of Oilseeds, Oils and De-oiled Meals export/import and trade in general from India.
Currently, he serves as the Executive Committee Member of SEA, COOIT and also Converner of Crop Estimate Committee of COOIT.
Mr. Nirav Desai
With a decade of experience in the Oilseed industry, Mr. Nirav Desai is an expert in conducting market studies and other research activities and additionally, has a vast experience in the futures market of agricultural commodities.
He is widely known for being:
A regular speaker on CNBC Awaaz, Zee News and UTV Bloomberg for his views on commodities and especially on Oilseeds and Pulses.
An expert on India Agro Futures, he is on the Product Committee and Advisory Board of Commodity Exchange.
A participant in National & International conferences and has submitted several research papers like:
The cost of Production of Agricultural Commodities to an Indian Farmer.
Reasons behind India becoming the biggest Palm oil Importer in the World.
Out of Home Consumption of Edible Oil in India.
Projection on India Edible Oil Scenario in 2015.
Member of the Crop Estimate of COOIT and is also a part the Executive Committee of SEA.
Mr. Jai Desai
Mr. Jai Desai has an experience of more than a decade, at all levels of branded edible oil industry namely:
Procurement of Raw Material.
Packaging / Bottling of Different Oils.
Supply Chain Management.
Branding & Marketing.
He has worked as a Business Associate with many National & Multinational companies like Ruchi, Adani, Cargill, Bunge etc.
"GGN Research has chanted a new path in edible oil industry with keen focus on research. GGNR focuses on S&D of edible oils, expected import arrivals etc. Their reports and updates are on basis of extensive ground level research. Govindbhai's experience & Nirav's youthfulness has given the company an edge in physical as well as futures broking industry. In a short span, they have established a good contact within the industry."
-SHRINIWAS BAHETI (GLENCORE GRAIN)
"GGN, over last year has done an exceptional job in becoming the new 'Oil World' for the Asian markets. Daily updates on India and the region are very informative, accurate and most of all coming timely to be able to trade during the Asian hours, Without GGN, I doubt many of us would be able to trade in the Indian markets as actively as we do. Lastly, I would like to comment that I would not like to trade without their information any more."
-PAUL BLOEMENDAL (RUCHI SOYA INDUSTRIES)
"I find your research very informative & insightful. We follow it regularly and particularly look forward to receiving your updates on the supply & demand for veg. Oils, rapeseed, and soyabeans."
-CHARLES TAYLOR (Mercuria-Singapore)
GGN Research, under the capable leadership of Govindbhai is giving a commendable service to the entire veg. Oil industry with the most up-to date analysis of S&D of veg. Oil & price. The information provided by GGNR is very useful in day to day business and for taking sound business decision.
-DR. B.V. MEHTA (EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR – SEA)
GGN Research provides the most comprehensive coverage of the Indian oilseed, oil and meal market. From crop surveys to port stocks they provide the most accurate and honest detail of the facts. I have used Govindbhai's crop estimate over several years with confidence & success. GGN are people of integrity, knowledge and a deep understanding of the industry. It is always a pleasure to interact with him.
-DORAB MISTRI (GODREJ INTER)
A very good data collection and compilation system which in turn provides very useful information about edible oil market. We, at Adani Wilmar Ltd., appreciate the efforts and wish them luck.