M R Patel is Director-IT services at IFFCO and MD of IFFCO E-Bazaar. A seasoned leader, Patel has an experience of over 35 years in the industry. As group CTO of IFFCO group, his leadership has redefined the digital era in the organization through implementation of enterprise-wide business intelligence and analytics. He has been instrumental in revamping of IFFCO Paradeep plant through key strategic initiatives. He has also headed IFFCO Kandla Unit.