Gajanan L Bochare
Senior Wine Maker
Gajanan L Bochare is a young dedicated winemaker who shows a passion for making quality wines. His ambition is to make an impression on the Indian wine industry by setting his own individual standards of style and quality.
His studies B.Tech in Food Science include a Wine Science Degree at VNMKV University and hands on winemaking experience in Sula Vineyards under guidance of Sisir Paul and he was worked with Nandi Valley, Grover Zampa.
Since 2009 Gajanan has fine tuned this traditional Winery by combining technology and teamwork. Gajanan makes a range of varietal wines, each maintaining the individual characteristics of the grape variety.
Gajanan reputation is one of integrity, fairness and consistency. His long term plans will easily identify him as one of the top winemakers in India.
The Winery’s vision is to make affordable wine for all tastes. This philosophy also encompasses drawing from the grape berry the best possible characters from all we grow and harvest.
Vijay Abdar is a professional winemaker with an experience of 9 years. He has worked with Ritza Wine Pvt.Ltd and Vijayadurga Amla Winery Pvt. Ltd. Since 2017 he is serving Rico Winery Pvt.Ltd as Wine Maker with his expertise, he has produced various wines that have gained customer’s attention with better taste and quality.
N. S. Pattar
Asst. Vice President-Operation and Marketing
N S Pattar, a passionate Marketing professional, comes with a rich experience of over 32 years., he has worked with Shaw Wallace Distilleries Ltd. and SWDL in U.B. Group.
At present, he is working as General Manager (Marketing) at Rico Winery Pvt. Ltd. His key focus area would be to make Rico’s marketing ecosystem robust and to make the team future-ready.
Ravi Khanapur, an enthusiastic public leader with a qualification of B.A.LLB.LLM being Advocate by profession at Vijayapur District Court as an advocate (MVC, LAC and Criminal) Since 2008.
At present, he is working as Public Relations Manager at Rico Winery Pvt.ltd since 2019.