Mr. Richard Theknath: MD & CEO
Mr Richard Theknath is the MD & CEO of the Jet freight Logistics Pvt. Ltd. He began his career under the leadership of his father and founder of Jet Freight Mr. Francis Theknath, in the 1998 as Documentation Trainee and has thereon successfully risen through the ranks by getting involved in Business development, Custom Clearing, Public Relations at Jet freight at various points in time.
During the 15 years of his career with jet freight, he has pioneered a new culture in the organization that is felicitous for an organization to be competitive in the industry. He has been working closely with the Jet freight team and has taken personal interest in creating and developing a committed, hardworking and skilled set of employees for his organization. Under his chairmanship Jet Freight has received numerous awards one of them was for being No. 1 agent for 10 consecutive years, from various airlines like Air India, Cathay Pacific, Saudia Airlines, Gulf Air, Emirates etc.
In the year 1999 Jet freight got the IATA accreditation
Apart from being The MD and CEO of the Jet freight logistics Pvt. Ltd. he is the President of Air Cargo Club Mumbai.
Mr. Dax Theknath - Director
Mr Dax Theknath is (Director) of Jet freight logistics Pvt. Ltd. since past (3 years). To continue the legacy of the family own business and to make it bigger and better Dax joined Jet freight in the year (2009) as a Manager. In the year (2012) he was appointed as (director). During his tenure of (4) with Jet freight he has gained significant experience in the field of (Freight forwarding, logistics, custom clearing and handling) and now responsible for (Financial planning and maintaining operational excellence) in the organization.
Mr. Dax is an MBA and a Commercial pilot licence holder and also a state level football & Boxing champion for his outstanding contribution.
Dax is an active member of Air Cargo agents Association of India (ACAAI) and Air Cargo Club - Mumbai
JABIR CONTRACTOR (C.A)-Chief Financial Officer
Qualified Chartered Accountant having 18 years of post-qualification experience in Audit/Finance/Accounting of Manufacturing and trading Companies.
Deep exposure in audit after working as Audit Manager in one of big Four Audit firms namely Ernst & Young LLP.
Solid industry experience after working in the capacity of General Manager Commercial & Finance in US based MNC and other local companies. Having strong bend towards commercial aspect of transaction with a neck for all the nitty gritties of indirect taxation matters in the industry like MVAT, Service Tax, Excise Duty etc.
During the career span of 18 years undertaken finance structuring and advising companies on designing of commercial transactions from the angle of cost optimization.