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Hard working, sincere and dedicated group of people organized to work together by accomplishing their purpose and goals, contributes to meet the needs of the organization and its inherent success.
Qualified and highly experienced professionals in each departments of the organization include Procurement, Production, HR, Quality Assurance / Lab, Technicians, Logistics, Exports and General Management. They developed stronger bond in the work front through daily meetings, interactive sessions etc. They take it as their collective responsibility to deliver the result which is expected from them.
The Management thus encourages collaboration rather than competition. Geo Seafoods Group believes that the purpose of team building activities are to motivate their workforce to function together and develop their strengths to overcome any weaknesses.
Following the path of captain, K G Lawrence, who believes in doing the things with perfection, the team always makes it a point to leave a mark on its trail as it explores infinite possibilities across the globe.
Joint Managing Partner
After completing his schooling at Good Shepherd Public School, Ooty (1995) and Delta Study – Fort Cochin (1995 – 1997) he went on to complete his education in Ireland and took B.A. (Hons) in Business Management from Dublin Business School, Ireland, (1997 –2001)
He pursued his Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBS) from John Moores University, Liverpool, U K (2001-2002).
Soon after completing his studies, Vivek started involving himself in the family business run by his father and elder brother. Since then Geo Seafoods witnessed a substantial growth with Vivek focusing to expand the venture into international markets.
More than five decades of sustainable value creation by multiplying the seafood exports year after year, Geo Seafoods Group have now become a global market leader. As the incubator of assets critical to India’s present and future, Geo Seafoods is determined to continue to perform its responsibilities in seafood export business and in turn stand with India.
“Seafood export is one area where you cannot leave anything to chance. There is no space for compromise, and the international market is very stringent on quality standards,” says Vivek Lawrence.
When it comes to fish and fishery products, quality control includes all the steps taken to protect the quality of the material since catch till it reaches the consumer. Quality is commonly thought of as degree of excellence. It is in fact; the composite of those characteristics that differentiate the individual units of a product and have significance in determining the degree of acceptability of that unit by the buyer. In considering the quality of fish and fishery products, significance is attached to physical, biochemical, organoleptic and bacterial characteristics.
It was at the right time that the Group diversified into various segments, most importantly IQF products which is growing by leaps. And for Geo Seafoods Group, the term “Quality Management” is the seamless assessment of operations at all stages and levels. To facilitate this, the company decided to entrust the responsibility of Quality Management to an individual directly responsible to the management and decided to bring- in Dr.Chinthu Vivek, wife of Mr.Vivek as the Chief of Operations-Quality Management. She joined the group towards the mid of 2019.
After completion of schooling from Nirmala Matha Central School at Trichur (2003), she took her graduation –BSc Bio Chemistry from Ethiraj College for Women – Chennai (2006) and completed her PG – MSc in Bio Chemistry at SRM Arts & Science College, Chennai (2008) by proudly securing University Rank Holder Position. Subsequently she took her Ph.D in Bio Technology from Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) for which the certificate was awarded in 2013.
Her quench for knowledge and curiosity motivated her to study and gain mastery in various subjects. After joining the Geo Seafoods, she took all initiative in establishing much better Quality Analysis / System with all modern equipment and sophisticated Lab and a dedicated team of work force. Thereafter, she has been instrumental for getting the coveted quality certifications from various bodies. We believe that the operations and quality Management of Geo Seafoods Group is safe in her hands.