Anchrom Enterprises (I) Pvt. Ltd. Is one of India’s oldest companies in analytical instruments supply. Being founded by technocrat, Anchrom created a niche for itself in the Thin Layer Chromatography (HPTLC) which later became High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography (HPTLC). Numerous World’s first and India’s first are credited to us.
Anchrom is dedicated to the technique of HPTLC and HPTLC since inception i.e. 1978 which is ably supported by our Principals M/s CAMAG of Switzerland and by our India-specific Application Research Laboratory established in 1989. The world’s first new generation “HPTLC- Pro” was installed in our lab in 2019. As a “Voluntary” Corporate Social Responsibility, we offer free training on HPTLC and support researchers with subsidised analysis. Anchrom is proud to be “Technologists, not tra ders!”
Our founder Mr. Dilip Charegaonkar did his M.Sc. in Analytical Chemistry (By Research) from Mumbai University in 1974. He then worked for two pharma companies in Q.C. and R & D (Analytical) before quitting his job in Nov. 1978. Initially, he used his knowledge as an analytical chemist to make many import substitutes and to sell Alltech’s GC/LC accessories and Camag HPTLC Products. From 1985, Mr. Dilip Charegaonkar branched our on his own, dedicating his life to Thin Layer Chromatography.
He has completed his 4-year B.S in Chemistry from the Rochester Institute of Technology, New York before working in Vicor Corp. Boston for 1 year. He joined Anchrom in 2010 and is currently Director in charge of business development. He has undergone training at Camag Switzerland and Mitsubishi Medience Corporation, Japan addition to attending HPTLC Symposia in Switzerland and France.
She is a Chartered Accountant by profession joined Anchrom as Chief Financial Officer after working in Kotak Mahindra Bank for 2 years. She is handling all the accounts and finance functions of the group of companies.