Management Team 2018-02-08T15:24:35+00:00


Adrian de Souza
The young & dynamic Founder CEO, Adrian de Souza has an enviable track record of over 20 years in running the business of independent inspection & certification and collateral management services. Adrian carries with him an extensive industry experience in dealing with wide range of soft commodities viz, all types of grains, pulses, oil-seeds complex, vegetable oils, as well as hard commodities like steel products of various types, ore & minerals, and energy products.

Julian D’Souza
Julian D’Souza, is an MBA from London School of Business. He has held senior positions with Ranbaxy in Russia and India, as well as at Siemens, AstraZeneca India, and Ciba-Geigy (now Novartis). Currently he is the Regional Head at The Conference Board, apart from being involved into consulting.

Dhirendra Kumar Jha
Dhirendra heads our Commercial & Risk management and he is an MBA in Financial Management from Newport University California. He has over 14 years of rich experience in Accounts & Financial Management, and was with Topsel Pvt Ltd and Gati Ship Ltd before joining MAIIA.

Sumit Maheshwari
Sumit heads our Maiia warehousing services and he is an MBA in Marketing Systems from Rizvi Management Institute, Mumbai.  He has over 12 years of hands-on experience in warehousing and operations management of agri-commodities with Shree Shubham Logistics.

Morish Gonsalves
Morish heads our Quality Control, Inspection & Testing divisions. He has done Post Graduate Diploma in Quality Assurance in Foods and Pharmaceutical Industry from Sophia College, Mumbai and has over 17 years of experience in inspections of agri commodities and metals in leading inspection company and inspections of household goods, electronic appliances, food, cosmetics and clothing in leading Home Shopping Channel.

Avinash Shetty
Avinash leads the Finance & Accounts department. He has done his graduation in Commerce from Hinduja College, Mumbai. He also completed his Chartered Accountancy in the year 2011 and has over 10 years of experience in the field of Accounts & Finance.