About Promoter

About Promoter

Rajeev Baid

Rajeev Baid, a young dynamic tea connoisseur and the founder of Evergreen Group is an iconic tea industrialist/entrepreneur who in a very short time has made his mark in the tea industry.

From a tea vendor in the railway stations and bus stops in Kishanganj, Bihar, to a successful businessman, Rajeev Baid has established himself as an iconic and far-sighted industrialist in the tea business. With his bold and courageous decisions, he has brought many developments to the industry. He is the proprietor of various bought leaf tea factories in Bengal and Bihar. The state-of the-art factory of Evergreen Dooars tea has been prized by the bigwig personalities of various sectors, it was also designated by the final jury of CII Innovative awards for its technology and automation.

With comprehensive knowledge and industry expertise, his contribution to the domestic and international tea market has been significant and instrumental in furthering the intensification of tea consumption. In recent times he has participated in a public-private venture with the Bihar Government.

Mr Baid is now the proud proprietor of Okayti Tea Estate, an estate that produces the finest of teas. Okayti has been producing teas that are celebrated globally and Mr Baid envisions taking Okayti to greater heights in near future. He envisages opening up the estate for tea lovers who would love to know their tea more intimately, to let the world experience the magic of picturesque Okayti. The opulent cottage style resorts will let the visitors relive the past and understand the history, culture and science behind tea. Mr Baid further envisions a one of a kind Tea Academy, to foster scientific research of tea and also to preserve its cultural legacy.