Vaibhav Ghadiya


Vaibhav Ghadiya- Board Member of the Business council for Manufacturing

Vaibhav Ghadiya, the CEO and Managing Director of COPPEX GROUP OF INDUSTRIES, is an influential leader of the International Trade Council's Manufacturing Business Council. Under his leadership, COPPEX INTERNATIONAL, formerly known as COPPEX Industries India (P) Limited (CIIPL) or COPPEX Group, has been recognized as an ISO 9001:2015 Certified Company, marking 21 years of excellence in the field of Metal Precision Turned Parts, Brass Electrical Components, and Brass Fitting Components, among others. Ghadiya’s vision has firmly positioned COPPEX as a trusted name in the production of customized components across a broad spectrum of alloys, catering to a diverse range of industry sectors.

Vaibhav embarked on his journey in the ferrous and non-ferrous metal industry, driven by a passion for sourcing solutions and improving quality standards within the sector. His educational background, a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Gujarat Technological University and Parul University, coupled with further studies in International Business and numerous Import-Export Learning Programs, has provided him with a robust foundation to spearhead innovation and development at COPPEX.

With over 12 years of experience in Research & Development (R&D) of engineering products and production machinery, Vaibhav’s leadership is underscored by his commitment to leveraging the collective strengths of his team, technology, and manufacturing capabilities to meet and exceed customer expectations.

One of the key projects that highlight Vaibhav’s contributions to the industry involves the implementation of high-volume production strategies that significantly reduce idle time, ensuring fast delivery and a zero rejection rate in the production line. His focus on enhancing machine capability has been pivotal in maintaining the highest standards of manufacturing excellence.

Vaibhav takes pride in COPPEX’s accomplishments in manufacturing and the global supply chain, marking significant milestones in his professional career. The journey from his early involvement in a CNC Machine Manufacturing Company to founding VRG DESIGN INSTITUTE and ultimately leading COPPEX INTERNATIONAL illustrates his dynamic approach to business growth and adaptation, particularly during the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The industry, according to Vaibhav, faces challenges such as inflation, economic downturns, increasing customer expectations, data and device security, sustainability, and supply chain security. Despite these obstacles, his vision for COPPEX over the next 5-10 years is focused on continuous innovation, expanding the global market presence, and embracing new technologies like automation, artificial intelligence, and robotics in production lines.

For those aspiring to enter the industry, Vaibhav advises a thoughtful consideration of career goals and a personal definition of success. He emphasizes the importance of a positive attitude, the willingness to learn and adapt, and the value of connecting with others.

Drawing inspiration from core values such as honesty, integrity, and leadership, Vaibhav models his approach on these principles, aiming to leave a lasting impact on the industry. Beyond his professional endeavors, he enjoys playing cricket, exercising, traveling, spending time with family, and staying abreast of new technological innovations through internet surfing and article reading.

Vaibhav Ghadiya's professional biography reflects his dedication to advancing the metal industry, his strategic leadership at COPPEX GROUP OF INDUSTRIES, and his role as a forward-thinking member of the International Trade Council's Business Council.