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Founded in 1987 by the Chedda family, Kenafric Industries Limited is one of the largest manufacturers of Confectionery, Culinary, Juices, Biscuits and Snacks in Kenya. Kenafric employs over 1500 people directly and touches the lives of more than 7500 people indirectly.

The vision of the founders and relentless hard work over 25 years has given Kenafric a unique platform to grow tremendously in the African markets. Our success is driven by our people and their unrelenting focus on delivering results the right way - by operating responsibly, executing with excellence, applying innovation to our products and capturing new opportunities for profitable growth.

MR. Bharat Kumar V. Shah
Vice Chairman

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Vice Chairman of Kenafric industries. He has over 25 years experience and has incredible insight and industry knowledge.

MR. Nilesh V. Shah
Senior Executive Director


Senior Executive Director of Kenafric industries. He has over 28 years experience and has been focusing on strategic alliances and providing senior assistance within sales and account management.

MR. Kirtan V. Shah
Group Managing Director


Group Managing Director of Kenafric industries. He has been instrumental in our growth since inception. An engineering graduate by qualification, Kirtan has been associated with the engineering for over 18 years. With a keen detail on quality Kirtan continues to sharpen and hone the general and business management and human resources management functions of the company.

MR. Mayur Kumar V. Shah
Senior Executive Director


Senior Executive Director of Kenafric industries. He has been responsible for selling our products and their growth throughout Africa. He has been responsible with developing marketing plans and reporting marketing performance to the BOD and management. Mayur has a thorough knowledge and understanding of the markets in Africa and has deep understanding of the ability to interface both technical and non-technical issues of production.

MR. Mikul Shah
Executive Director


He is the Executive Director and has been with the company for 5 years now. Holds a Bachelors Degree from University Of Manchester and Masters from Manchester Business School, he is driving the company to its vision 2030.

MR. Chehar Shah
Executive Director


He is the Executive Director. He holds a Masters in Aerospace Engineering. He is responsible for overseeing production, continuous improvement and engineering for the group. He is fully involved in new product development to drive growth and innovation.