Board of Directors

Mr. H. K. Mittal

Mr. H. K. Mittal, the Executive Chairman of the company. Having received masters from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee; he started his tryst with enterprise by forming a proprietorship firm; way back 1975, which was later converted into a     limited  company. This Company was primarily into the manufacturing of Sulphuric Acid and Ferric Alum. Expansion of businesses both  vertically and horizontally, soon became his passion that still continues to be a major driving force backed up by more than three decades of entrepreneurial experience.

Mr. Mittal acquired Mercator Ltd. in 1988 and with his vision and keen insight transformed the Company from a barging company to diversified group into Shipping, Dredging, Oil and Coal.


Mr. M. M. Agrawal

Mr. M. M. Agrawal, is Bachelor of Engineering from Nagpur University.  He has around thirty five years of vast experience in Banking and Finance industry having worked with State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur and Axis Bank Ltd.  He retired from Axis Bank Ltd. In 2010 having held last position as Dy. Managing Director.  He is on Board of many companies such as Axis Private Equity Ltd., Essar Power Ltd., Jaguar Overseas Ltd., Bombay Rayon Fashion Ltd.

He joined Mercator  Limited in August 2011.


Mr. Anil Khanna

Mr. Anil Khanna is a Commerce Graduate with Honors from Meerut University. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and is in Practice since 1991, specializing in business management and statutory compliance services, joint ventures, auditing, International taxation etc. specially in the field of Oil & Exploration related services.  He is on the Board of many companies.   Prior to starting practice, he had worked with Sedco Forex, a subsidiary of Schlumberger; Rolv Berg Drive A/s, engaged in Marine & Diving Services in India; Price Waterhouse & Co, Chartered Accountants; A. F. Ferguson & Co, Chartered Accountants; and National Organic Chemicals India Ltd on various position.  

He rejoined the Board of Mercator Limited  in November’ 2017.


Mr. Chetan Desai

Mr. Desai, aged 67 years, is a Chartered Accountant. He was the Joint Managing Partner of M/s. Haribhakti & Co. LLP.,    Chartered Accountants. Earlier for over 30 years he was heading the audit & assurance services of the said Firm. In his    professional experience of 40 years, he has dealt with multinationals, public sector enterprises in sectors such as  banking and finance, mutual funds, manufacturing, services, real estate, hospitality, engineering, energy, infrastructure,        not for profit entities, etc.