AHMEDABAD: During latest placements at Indian Institute of Management – Ahmedabad, Hitesh Singh, 24, was chosen for the place of affiliate supervisor (new merchandise) at Country Delight.
For Hitesh it was a dream come true as he at all times needed to get a job within the dairy sector and comply with his function mannequin RS Sodhi, managing director of the Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (GCMMF), which markets the model Amul.
Hitesh’s father works as a chauffeur with GCMMF and that is how he obtained to fulfill Sodhi for the primary time, a few years in the past. From then on, he was impressed by the person on the helm of India’s largest dairy co-operative. He additionally sought steerage from Sodhi at instances.
“Milk is already the largest crop in terms of value for India. Currently, the organised sector contributes to only 25% of the total industry pie. There is huge potential for growth that’s why in the past four to five years more and more large organised players are coming into the markets,” Hitesh mentioned, in response to a question on why he selected the dairy sector.
In addition to this, milk tech startups are disrupting the business with new product innovation, numerous technological developments and enhancing buyer entry, he added.
Hitesh, who has completed his education from a Gujarati medium faculty, was within the 97-percentile membership in physics, chemistry and maths in Class XII exams. He has studied on scholarship from his faculty days and has by no means attended tuition lessons. His mom Saritaben taught him at house. He topped in BTech in dairy know-how from SMC College of Dairy Science, Anand Agricultural University. Hitesh scored 96.12 percentile in Common Aptitude Test.