Anup joined Sloan Valve Company in January 2016 as the country head for India business. In this role, he is responsible for executing the overall business and growth strategy for the company in India. Anup has over 18 years of experience in the building materials industry. Prior to joining Sloan, he was General Manager – Sales at Tropical Industries International. His earlier stints were at Crystal Ceramic Industries, Hindware and Jaquar and Company. He had also launched Hansgrohe, teuco, Keramag when it entered the Indian market. Anup holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Agra University, and a Post Graduation degree in Business Management from Poorvanchal University. He speaks five languages: English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Urdu and German. Anup enjoys travelling and has traveled to Leh from Delhi on his bike. He also enjoys listening to old songs and writing.
Sloan Valve Company
Founded in 1906, US-based Sloan Valve Company is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing products and systems, with a market share exceeding 75% in the United States of America. Sloan’s rich legacy of over 110 years is built upon a number of pathbreaking inventions. The Flushometer invented by Sloan founder Mr. William Sloan in 1906, and is today installed in millions of toilets and restrooms in more than 70 countries around the world. The first model of flushometer sold by Sloan, called the Royal Flushometer, is the largest-selling Flushometer in Sloan’s portfolio even today. Mr. Sloan is credited with 64 inventions in his lifetime. Sloan has a global reputation for durability and reliability. Many of the original flushometers sold 100 years ago are still functional, and parts for them are still available. With its tagline, ‘Water connects us™’, Sloan is today at the forefront of the green building movement. Sloan has partnered with healthcare facilities, restaurants, hotels, schools, office buildings and institutions around the world to save millions of gallons of water with our low-flow, water free and reclaimed water technologies. Sloan entered the Indian market in February 2017 with the introduction of its range of Flushometers (tank-less flushing systems), AER-DEC integrated sink system, faucets and showerheads. The company will soon launch its range of water closets, urinals and sinks in India.