Transforming The Food Economy
3-5 November, 2017 | Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi, India


Mr. Irwin Simon

Mr. Irwin Simon

Designation : President and CEO

Company : Hain Celestial Inc.

Industry : Food Processing

Headquarters : New York, USA

Speaking in : Plenary Session 1 India - The Preferred Investment Destination

Global Presence :

  • Hain Celestial products are available in more than 80 countries, with strong presence in North America, Europe & Middle East regions 37 manufacturing facilities worldwide 7800 employees globally

India Presence :

  • 'Tilda' is among the most popular Basmati brand worldwide. Hain Celestial acquired Tilda in January, 2014
  • Since Basmati is procured from India, therefore Indian entity of Tilda; Tilda Hain India Private Limited is responsible for procuring Basmati & exporting it to various worldwide markets.
  • Tilda Hain India works closely with farmers to encourage the best farming practices and is currently working on the project on encouraging bio-pesticides across the pockets in Haryana Pursuing India strategy, Hain Celestial has entered into strategic Joint Venture with Future Group to manufacture & market better-for-you, organic and natural organic products in various categories including snacks, plant-based beverages and toddler and kids food products to support the Make in India initiative. Ground breaking for Indian facility to manufacture snacks is already done.

Company Profile :

  • Incepted in 1993
  • Net sales of 2.93bn (FY 2017)
  • Popular brands in the area of snacking, grocery, baby food, beverages, personal care
  • Hain Celestial was among the Fortune Top 100 list of fastest growing companies in 2014 and 15

Personal Profile :

  • Mr. Irwin Simon,An early visionary, Mr.Irwin spearheaded the organic & natural agenda even when the procurement & processing of such products was a challenge.
  • Among the first few industry leaders who helped USA move from processed to natural food product

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