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Board Of Directors

Binesh-Pallath-Ganesh

Binesh Pallath Ganesh

President
Binesh holds a Masters in Business Administration degree.

The PKGS group was founded in 1970 by the late Sri. Pallath Kumaran Ganesh (Binesh’s father), a highly successful excise contractor who managed multiple retail outlets and the distributorship for several IMFL products. Binesh joined his father in the company and became the President in 2016. Through dedication and commitment, he is living his father’s vision by expanding internationally and creating a global footprint for the company.

He has begun his career in various roles in the liquor industry, spending time in Africa, The UAE, Malaysia, Russia and Armenia. He is a serial entrepreneur with investments in various companies including interests in ENA trading.
His areas of expertise include business and investment strategy, mergers and acquisitions, business finance, entrepreneurship and motivational speaking.

Aisie Sinclair

Managing Director
Aisie Holds a B.Sc. Agric degree and an MBA.
He joined PKGS International LLC in 2020 as Business Development Director and was appointed as Managing Director in 2021.
He began his career in the food and beverage industry in 1996 starting in a procurement roll, but moving quickly to international sales and thereafter various management roles. Since 2016 he specialized in the international wine and spirit trade.

His areas of expertise include, sales, business strategy development and execution, business transformation, brand building, entrepreneurship and startups.

Dr. Sunil A. Antony

Director
A radiologist by profession demonstrated about two and a half decade expertise in liquor field as Director. Prior to joining the PKGS HOLDINGS, Dr. Sunil A. Antony enjoyed 25 year career in liquor field being a hotelier. He dedicated working with liquor industry, specializing in strategic planning and business modeling. Highly accomplished and results oriented Director with over 25 Years of experience provides strategic, financial and operational leadership. Nothing escapes his attention in his unrelenting drive for perfection. As a true professional he has the personal touch needed to make sure that everything goes exceptionally great.

Shamir Shamsudin

Group general Manager

Shamir Shamsudin was appointed as the Group General Manager of PKGS Holdings on 10th August 2019. An Indian National with over 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry in UAE, Shamir has held diverse positions within various renowned Hotel Properties including Emirates Palace Hotel (Abu Dhabi), Kempinski Seychelles Resort (Seychelles), Jumeirah Beach Hotel (Dubai) and Grosvenor House (Dubai). He has a strong background in Hospitality Industry including F&B, recruitment and training.

As the Group General Manager at PKGS Holdings UAE region, he is based at the Dubai International Sales Office. The key responsibility of Shamir is to design and implement Sales strategy and to foster additional sales within the UAE and Global market, furthermore to grow the popularity of the company’s products within designated trade channels by frequently liaising with wholesale liquor distributors, retail stores and pub operators.