Girish graduated with a Master of Technology in 1983 and quickly gravitated to the field of agriculture. Mr. Soman has over 32 years of experience in botanical extraction and agriculture, and is a Founder, the board chairman and CEO of the Nisarga Biotech Group (a group of companies all working in the field of natural products) as well as sitting as the board chairman for NuAxon Bioscience. He has created not less than 6 successful companies in the botanical industry and continues to lead those companies in profitable enterprises.
Girish was introduced to the field of CO2 extraction about 16 years ago and he immediately saw the market potential and after speaking with a manufacturer who was building the machines, he decided that he could design and build the equipment better and more cost efficiently. For the last 15 years Girish has continuously improved the design and cost of his extraction equipment to speed up the process as well as improve the process at higher volumes. The end result has been super premium quality herbal extracts that are purchased by the largest and most successful companies in the US natural market.
The Nisarga Biotech Group has the largest CO2 extraction facility in the entire agricultural industry of India. He is the co-inventor and co-patent holder of the NuroLight herbal blend which has two US patents and several international patents on both the process and the benefit of the blend. His technical expertise and business acumen have made him the head of several multimillion dollar enterprises in India. He is an expert in plant extraction and equipment design.