Speakers

17 - 18 Jan 2019

Hitex Exhibition Centre, Hyderabad
Rahul Agarwal
Director
Koolex Cold Chain
Completed his B. Com from Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce, Pune in 1993 and a Diploma in Business Management from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management, Pune.

Immediately after education he moved to Singapore where he took charge of trading activities for a large Indian Group primarily involved in Commodity buying and selling globally. A three-year stint in this company got him tremendous exposure in International trade and Finance & on return to India in 1997 he joined his family business of transportation.

Not satisfied with the set-up of the organization in terms of infrastructure and direction he took charge of both activities and over the next 10 years he has transformed the company into a Logistics Organization with strong focus on Pharma and FMCG logistics with a huge fleet of 250 – 32FT MXL trucks.

In the year 2012, the company took a step further to venture into the Temperature Controlled movement of Pharmaceuticals, based on the advice given by various Pharma Principals.

This has paid huge dividends and the company has grown from 12 reefer trucks in 2012 to 250 reefer trucks in Dec 18 with a target to cross 400 reefer trucks by Dec 2019. Government regulatory is also instrumental in driving the Pharma industry towards a cold chain complaint supply chain right up to chemist/ retails levels in the last mile.

The client base boasts of the top Pharma companies in India & is currently providing all types of services under the supply chain to its customers. The company is shortly commencing last mind delivery services and warehousing for Pharma in the cold chain.

Along with his brother Kunal Agarwal, who is an MBA from USA, the organization is heading for a big jump in the field of Pharma Cold Chain Services. Cold Chain in India is an underdeveloped segment with very few service providers. The services are limited mostly to metro cities with very little flexibility in the types of services available. This Unique service along with Dedicated Reefer Vans and Solar Powered Cold Rooms, located strategically across India, makes KOOL-EX your One Stop 3PL player for all your Cold Chain Requirements.