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Vijay Goradia

Mr. Goradia is the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Pratham USA. He founded Pratham USA in Houston in 1999 after a visit to one of Pratham’s programs in Mumbai. He immigrated to America with a vision of developing an international chemical trading company—Vinmar International Ltd which is now a prestigious global company with 25 offices worldwide. He is also founder and chairman of the Vinmar Group, Haverhill Chemicals and Lion Copolymer. He serves on the boards of Greater Houston Partnership, The Houston Technology Center, and American India Foundation. He is an advisor to the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Houston and currently serves on the International Trade Advisory Committee for the US Department of Commerce. His family foundation has partnered with Sightlife USA to restore eyesight to those suffering from corneal blindness.

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