In the year 2000, Mr. Ram Bhogale and Mr. Kedar Deshpande were offered the opportunity by Bajaj Auto Ltd. to produce and supply motorcycle accessories with Nickel Chromium plating.Under the capable guidance of Mr.Kedar Deshpande, the company has developed from strength to strength over the years. We have progressed from being a manufacturer of motorcycle accessories to a manufacturer of automobile parts used in 2-wheeler and 3-wheeler passenger and commercial vehicles. Because of our manufacturing prowess, we are a trusted name in the industry and a sought business partner. In 2003, Umasons received a business order from a well-known German automobile manufacturer, BMW. Umasons was BMW's first OE supplier from India.
Mr.Ramchandra Neelkanth Bhogale is a Mechanical Engineer with the business experience of
40 plus years. He has worked extensively in the field of Engineering, Finance and Banking, Hospital and
Health care Industry Management. Ram has also chaired the trust of a banking institute and also a hospital.
Both the organisations have witnessed a promising growth under his leadership.
Ram has contributed to the development of the region; he led the Chamber of Marathwada Industries and Agriculture (CMIA). On the account of his capabilities and contribution to the development of industry in the region, Ram has been elected twice as the President of the Maharashtra Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture (MACCIA).
Ram has an impeccable reputation as an ethical businessman. He is well known amongst the society for his selfless and principle oriented advice.
Mr. Kedar Keshav Deshpande is a Mechanical Engineer with the experience of 25 plus years.
He has always given importance to using latest and updated technology. He has believed in best business
practises and has developed the company around this belief.
Kedar has led and managed mass manufacturing company which produces various auto parts.
Kedar with the experience has mastered understanding the customer needs and finding cost effective ways to cater those needs. Under his leadership, the company has earned recognition as preferred business partner.
Kedar uses best manufacturing and management practices such as Total Productive Maintenance, SAP etc. People working under his leadership and guidance are always motivated and have urge to do and achieve the best.
Mr. Devendra Bapat is a well known industrialist. He is a Mechanical Engineer from VJTI, Mumbai & has experience of working in the automobile sector for more than 30 years. He is a whole-time Director at Reliable Autotech Pvt. Ltd, a company known for its quality and consistency in business practices.
In the year 2004 – 2005, he served as the President of the Nashik Industries Manufacturers’ Association (NIMA), a body representing over 2000 industrial units in & around Nashik.
He was requested to join Umasons as an Independent Director for sharing his knowledge in prudent business practices and organizational finance. His inputs to the company are beneficial to improve the over all performance.
Ms. Mohini Kelkar is a production engineer from Mumbai university. Her passion for designing and building polishing machines has resulted in creating a world class machine tool manufacturing company.
Her company Grind Master Machines Pvt. Ltd. is a renowned name taken for super finishing machines used by clients world over.
Her knowledge related to world markets help us in developing future strategies of our company. Her inquisitive participation in our board meetings give us an opportunity to evaluate our business processes for better.
Mr. Saurabh Ramchandra Bhogale is Graduate of Commerce. After graduating, Saurabh spent
initial years in working on the shop floor with the machines. His work experience is now of 11 years.
With the hands on shop floor experience of 2 and half years, Saurabh did his Post Graduate Diploma in Manufacturing Systems Management in United Kingdom. After coming back to join the family business, he focused on using his learnings to improve efficiencies related to machine layout, optimum use of resources, standard material handling practices etc.
He has experience in training and educating shop floor workers with the concepts such as Total Productive Maintenance, five S, and Poka-Yoke etc. These efforts resulted in improved work culture on the shop floor.
Mr. Mihir Soundalgekar is a Production Engineer and holds a post graduate degree in
Business Administration. Mihir joined the group as a management trainee in year 2011. In the beginning he
worked in implementing robotics on the production line. As he progressed, he successfully implemented
performance management system to bring in accountability in the organization. He pursues management review
meetings to discuss and resolve critical issues to have effective growth of the Company as a whole. With an
experience of more than 8 years, he now manages a newly set up production facility. He desires to build a
team for developing technology and add new products for business.
He is a sportsman and loves the game of cricket. He is a member of group's cricket tournament organizing committee. He believes that sports are the best platform to connect with people and nurture relations with them.
Mr. Gaurav bhogale is a Mechanical Engineer and a post graduate in Business Management from
Singapore and has completed MSIL (Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.) system audit. He had joined the AITG group in
the year 2013 as a management trainee. He started his career from the shop floor of Bhogale Automotive
Private Limited by managing the production. He played an instrumental role in starting export business in
the company; he also worked on the sustainable implementation of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and
Occupational Health and Safety (OHSAS). He took challenges as an opportunity to learn and earn the wisdom to
govern efficiently. His aim is to build world Class Company for the group which can set an example for the
Society. Now working as a CEO of the company, he has taken up the challenges to improve and set excellent HR
He is an ardent sportsman who is actively involved in organizing annual sporting events for the group.