Amitabh Saboo

Managing Director

He was born in a traditional Marwari family of Jodhpur (Rajasthan), also known as “Blue City” of India and renowned for its rich & heritage culture. He completed his MBA in Marketing & Finance in 2000 and started his professional career with a multinational company in Mumbai, known as the financial capital of India and a door to the all young aspirants. But soon his entrepreneurship spirit kicked in and he decided to join the family wheels. Besides trading in timber of different shapes and locations, his family business was also diversified into distribution of various commodities across the country. He has always envisioned of taking the family legacy to new heights and this is how the idea of taking the business global nurtured.

In early 2001, he decided to venture into the global markets of timber and hence Ivory Coast & Ghana in West Africa became the obvious choice. At the outset, he started with exporting timber to India & South East Asia and gradually added other agro commodities like cashew, shea nuts etc. to his trading portfolio.

Owing to wide success, in 2002, he founded VINAYAK IMPEX and opened its first overseas branch in Accra, Ghana and expanding the operations into other African countries as well. In 2006, with a team of highly motivated professionals and expertise knowledge in the trading and distribution of wide range of agro commodities, the company established its Head Office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates and a sales office in Singapore. With the rising scale of operations and to tap the enormous growth capabilities of African sub-continents, the company also ventured into warehousing & distribution segment, setting up a state of the art, an integrated supply chain infrastructure in Ghana (West Africa) and Middle East. With over 50,000 square feet of storage space in Ghana itself, the warehouses are well equipped with all modern facilities and real time monitoring technology; they help clients to excel in the industry & maximizing their value and results.

His rich entrepreneurial skills and business acumen coupled with years of industrial experience have led to the growth and expansion of the Vinayak Impex group in India and abroad.