Devendra Jain

A post graduate in Chemistry and Polymer Technology (U.K), he has professional experience of over 45 years in the field of plastics and polymers. He has several achievements in basic and applied research to his credit; development of synthetic paper based on BOPP being the major patent held by him. He has worked in the areas of Plastics Films and Compounds for over 20 years. He has pioneered the development of BOPP based Hot Melt Adhesive Coating Film, Synthetic Paper based on BOPP and HDPE as well as Cross Linked Polyethylene Foam in India. He played a key role in the indigenous development of MA-g-PO for which he received the Indigenous Invention award on Technology Day in 2003 by the Govt. of India. He has several papers and patents to his credit.

An avid reader, he manages to read atleast two new books every week and is a proponent of design thinking. At PLUSS, his aim is to develop a comprehensive R&D team with an ability to think, which he believes will set PLUSS apart. Creating impactful innovations, is his key mantra. A bonsai lover, he has a collection of over a 100 bonsais that he has created himself in the last 15 years and spends his weekends at his farm where he has documented the over 100 trees that he has planted over the years.