This summer was marked by a great loss to the Juice & Beverage industry with the sad demise of Mr. M.K. Prasad, a husband, father, philanthropist and the head of FSL’s Juice and Beverage Division since 2009.
We wish to dedicate this edition of our J&B Newsletter to Mr. M.K. Prasad and share parts of a tribute written for him by our Executive Chairman, Mr. Deepak Dhawan. The second half of this newsletter contains our key crop situations and updates.
A Tribute to M.K. Prasad
M.K Prasad (Prasad) was born on May 24th 1964 in Calicut, India. He completed his Bachelor of Arts from Calicut University and moved to the Middle East in 1987.
Prasad joined FSL in 1992 and went onto a meteoric rise in his career due to his prowess, passion, hard work and dedication. He eventually rose to head FSL’s Juice and Beverage division where he made an enduring contribution to its success while contributing to the growth of various key ingredients and brands across the MENA region.