Abhijit Pawar is the Chairman of the parent group APGlobale (APG) and Founder of DCF Ventures.
Abhijit is also the Managing Director of Sakal Media Group, India’s leading Marathi daily. Abhijit was the brainchild behind Agrowon, the first ever daily devoted to Agriculture on 19 April 2005. Agrowon is a 16-page tabloid published in Marathi.
Abhijit believes that companies should be driven with the purpose to make a difference for the larger good. Therefore Abhijit created SIMACES. SIMACES stands for Skilling & Education, Impact Funding, Media, Advisory & Consulting, Community Transformation, Events and Special Projects/ SPVs.
He has been an Executive Committee Member of Mahratta Chamber of Commerce, Industries and Agriculture (MCCIA).
Abhijit is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), an international peer network of chief executives and business leaders. He has also been bestowed by Young Presidents Organisation – World Presidents Organisations (YPO-WPO), with the first Global Impact Legacy Honour in 2016 for his transformational efforts in the field of women empowerment