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Makarand Joshi AGM, Business Development (Africa) at PRAJ Industries Ltd


Makarand is a business development professional at Praj Industries - a global leader and supplier of ethanol technology and production plants. Makarand holds a degree in Petrochemical Engineering and Master’s degree in Business Administration from University of Pune, India.

With industry experience spanning close to 15 years, Makarand has worked across a wide spectrum of ethanol industry – from proposal engineering & establishing an ethanol plant to sales & business development in regions like India and Africa. He possesses the techno-commercial acumen on the ethanol industry in sub-Saharan Africa.

Makarand has represented Praj at various events organized by FO Licht, IBC Informa, South African Sugar Technologists' Association (SASTA), All India Distillers Association (AIDA), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), to name a few.