Mr. Nishant Garg / Director Gem Allied Industries Private Limited

MR. NISHANT GARG is a Director of Gem Allied Industries Private Limited. This is a
flagship company of the Gem Group from India, which has diversified interests in tea
machinery, electrical transmission & distribution hardware materials, medical equipments and
hospital items, and international tendering. The annual volume of sales of this Group company
in the last financial year (April 2018 to March 2019) was Usd 12.2 million, with an existing
order position of Usd 13.1 million (as of April 2019).

Nishant holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from University of North
Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA. This is amongst the premier business schools in the world, often
being ranked amongst the top 5 business and management education centres in The United
States of America and amongst the top 10 globally.

In Africa, Nishant has widely travelled to all the Tea Producing Countries – Ethiopia, Kenya,
Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Malawi, Mozambique,
Zimbabwe, South Africa, Seychelles, Cameroon, Nigeria. Gem has the unique distinction of
having its tea plant and machinery in all tea producing countries, whether it be The United
States of America or Australia or Argentina or Armenia.

Having interacted with Tea Scientists in India, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Tanzania, Japan, Nishant
was instrumental in developing the finest continuous withering system along with our technical
director Surajit Ghose. There are salient and distinct advantages on our model and
methodology of withering, which is iconic in the industry.