New Delhi: Areez Pirojshaw Khambatta, the founding chairman of the popular drink Rasna, passed away in Ahmedabad due to a cardiac arrest, the company said on Monday. The 85 – year – old industrialist, who was suffering from a prolonged illness, passed away on November 19.
He is survived by his wife Persis, and children Piruz, Delna, and Ruzan his daughter-in-law Binaisha, and grandkids Arleen, and Arzad. Avan , Areez , Firoza and Arnavaz .
Decades back, his father Phiroja Khambatta started a modest business which Areez took to being the largest concentrate manufacturer in the world, with a presence in over 60 countries.