Sometime in the middle of 1998, at the forefront of an increasingly complex world, Kemin began the journey under the leadership of K.P Philip along with a passionate 8-member team, who laid the steppingstone of a successful organization for South Asia region. As technology progressed, team Kemin decided to channel our expertise and experience into new opportunities. The hardworking and passionate 8-member team started working with a mindset focused on absolute delivery of return on investment to our valued customers.
As the business progressed, Kemin set up a full-fledged new factory and office building at Gummidipoondi in the year 2000 and with further expansion of capacity, Kemin Industries South Asia is now having the manufacturing capacity of more than 4500 Metric Tons of finished products every month. What started with just 8 employees in 1998 has now led to an exponential growth in each division bringing a total of 500 plus employees in the business unit.
Several path breaking inventions of products and formulations have been carried out to meet the specific needs of customers in this region and with the patronage of our esteemed customers, Kemin South Asia has taken a pole position in most of the product segments. “The deliverance of products along with services through our well-structured customer support team has always been our guiding principle in business” says R Sureshkumar, President, Kemin Industries South Asia.
Over the last 25 years, the commitment to charitable activities initiated by our founders, RW and Mary Nelson, is deeply embedded in each one of us. Kemin continue to serve the purpose with a strong sense of responsibility, building a better future for communities around the globe.
Kemin Industries South Asia has been continuously growing twice as fast as the market growth under the strong leadership of KP Philip, GS Ramesh, and now with Sureshkumar. Kemin has been awarded three times in row as a “Great Place to Work.”
“What drives each of us in Kemin is the vision of transforming the quality of life of people on everyday basis and we take the opportunity to thank our business partners for their unstinted support and reposing of confidence in products and services of Kemin all through in our journey”, reiterates Dr Tanweer Alam, Marketing Director, Kemin Industries South Asia.
Kemin’s pursuit and application of science, spirit of innovation, and leadership has driven us to make things better for people, animals, plants, and the planet. As the company celebrate the 25 years of successful journey, Kemin puts the future in focus with transformation and sustainability as the ways to improve life, today and tomorrow.
Twenty-Five & Going Strong, indeed!