The Textile Association of India announced that TK Sengupta has been elected as its new President in the recently conducted internal polls. TK Sengupta has done B Text engineering from T.I.T, Bhiwani & MBA (Full Time Course) from FMS, Delhi University having 46 years rich experience in textiles & manmade fiber industries in the field of marketing, sales, business & strategic planning, export marketing, resource planning, MIS, Consultancy and higher management activities.

He has worked with reputed companies like Reliance Industries Ltd. as Senior Sales Manager for 10 years, Garware Nylon Ltd. as General Manager – Marketing & Development, Indorama Synthetics Ltd. as Vice President for Sales & Export marketing, Modern Petrofiles as President for Sales & Export marketing, Modipon Ltd. as Technical Service Executive, Fiberglass Pilkington Ltd. (FGP), at Senior Management Positions. He was associated with Burlington Glass Fabrics Co, (Burlington Industries), USA and Vardhman Spinning & General Mills Ltd. as Sales Manager. He retired as President from Modern Petrofils.

Sengupta worked with M/s Yardi Prabhu Consultants & Valuers Pvt. Ltd, one of the largest Valuation and Consultancy Company as Director, rendering Financial, Technical and Project Management, TEV study, Lenders Independent Engineers (LIE), mergers & Acquisitions. At present, he is associated with them as Advisor.

Presently Sengupta is associated with Fibre2Fashion Pvt. Ltd., a global B2B portal as Advisor. He is associated with DFU Publications, as Advisor, Global B2B portal and publisher of leading Fashion and Brands publications. He has presented many papers in important seminars and conferences.

The Synthetic and Rayon Export Promotion Council of India awarded him for the highest export of Polyester Filament Yarn from India for the year 1995-1996 and 1996-1997. He received Certificate of Merit for Second Highest Export to Latin American Countries from ITPO for the period 1998-1999.

Sengupta is actively associated with The Textile Association (India) and involved in organising seminars and conferences held by TAI Mumbai Unit and Central Office very successfully. He has generated enough revenue in National & International Conferences organised by TAI Mumbai Unit. He was Vice President of TAI, Mumbai Unit during the period 2015-17 and again unanimously re-elected as Vice President for second term of 2017-2019. Now Sengupta is elected as President of The Textile Association (India), Central, for the term 2017-2019 in the elections during Governing Council Meeting held on 1st February, 2018 at Nagpur.