Mr. Kirit Modi
Executive Director, Horizon Packs

After completing his post-graduation at one of the premier management schools in India  (Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata) in 1971, he handled various assignments in corporate environment & Paper industry in Senior Management position. Having pioneered the concept of pan-India distribution of Kraft Paper in 1979, he ventured into Packaging industry as a measure of forward integration in 1991. He has created an all-India presence in this industry with 10 manufacturing locations in last 30 years. He currently oversees the management of HORIZON PACKS group, which is the largest Corrugated Box Making group in India.

His experience of over 40 years in the fields of Kraft paper, Test Liners and equivalent grades & Corrugated box packaging gives him the unique overview of the market trends, which is leveraged to maintain strong growth momentum. He was bestowed prestigious DISTINGUISHED ALUMNUS AWARD in 2012 by Indian Institute of Management, Kolkata for his entrepreneurial success & vision.

He is the President Emeritus of Indian Corrugated Case Manufacturers’ Association (ICCMA), ex-Member of Managing Committee of Federation of Corrugated Box Mfrs. Association (FCBMA) and also the ex-Chairman of its’ Paper Mills Coordination Committee.