The Executive TEAM

  • MAHESH K. CHOUDHARY

    Mahesh K. Choudhary is the founder and current Chief Executive Officer of AMER and its parent company, Saraswatii Global, Ltd. Starting in 1986 with only ten looms and a singular focus to produce the finest area rugs, Mr. Choudhary’s humble beginnings have culminated in Saraswatii Global Ltd. being one of the largest, most successful area rug syndicates in India. Choudhary and his company have consistently been commended with various awards by the Indian government for his efforts in quality production and customer satisfaction.

  • MONIKA GUPTA

    Chief Operating Officer Monika Gupta has forever been intertwined with the story and history of AMER Rugs, being the daughter of Saraswatii Global CEO Mahesh Choudhary. Ms. Gupta came to the United States, along with husband Tanuj in 2010, to grow and improve AMER Rugs. Prior to her appointment at AMER, Ms. Gupta worked at AMER’s parent company, Saraswatii Global, Ltd., learning all facets of the company’s operations. Concurrent with her work, Ms. Gupta also studied textile design at the Apeejay Institute of Design in New Delhi, India. With the rug industry in her blood, she and husband Tanuj have transformed AMER into a company with integrity, transparency, and success.

  • TANUJ GUPTA

    AMER’s current Renaissance is the brainchild of President Tanuj Gupta. Mr. Gupta came on board in 2010. Prior to that, Gupta completed his Master in Business Administration degree at Amity Business School, Noida, in 2006, with a focus in International Business. This combination of education and practical experience has allowed AMER to grow into the world-class rug company that it is today.

  • RAJ CHOUDHARY

    A fresh and an enthusiastic entrepreneur, Mr. Raj Choudhary joined as the Director of AMER Rugs in September 2014. He has started taking active participation in making strategic decisions related to administration, recruitment, and other operational processes along with global Retail and Export Sales. A Business Graduate from Georgia State University he decided to join the company after completing his 4 years of study in International BuisnessManagment.

  • JOE BARKLEY

    Joe Barkley, Vice President of Sales and Marketing joined AMER in the summer of 2014. A Business Management Graduate and industry veteran with a history of success and strategic creativity. Mr. Barkley has spent his entire career in all facets of the Textiles Industry from manufacturing, product development, to managing a national sales force, and running a division within a Fortune 500 Company. Barkley is a natural leader committed to building the Sales and Marketing Team to match the vision and tremendous insight crafted by the AMER Directors.