Over a billion houses in slums and villages lack adequate roofing. Corrugated metal and cement roofing, for all they can afford, lead to serious health problems. Pal ReMaterials provides affordable roofing solutions made from recycled materials, giving a roof to developing India.

  • ModRoof is a modular roofing system for slum and
    village homes in the developing world
  • The panels are custom manufactured from packaging and agriculture waste.
  • Have installed 150+ roofs in the slums of Ahmedabad.
  • The roof panels can last over 20 years with minimal maintenance and are waterproof and fireproof as well. 

Enterpreneur profile

Hasit Ganatra

Founder A graduate from University of Southern California. He is also the founder of Commute-an electric vehicle start-up. Prior to this, Hasit worked as Director of Special Projects at Duron Energy. He had also worked as RF Engineer at Reliance Infocomm.

DBS Association with Re Materials

Mentors

Rajiv Gupta

Rajiv Gupta

Build a sustainable business by adopting the highest standards of governance, customer centricity, diversity and inclusion

Aditya Gandhi

Aditya Gandhi

Ravinder Chhabra

Ravinder Chhabra

Ganesh Khare

Ganesh Khare

Arvind Narayanan

Arvind Narayanan

Sagar Damania

Sagar Damania

Projects that DBS is mentoring Re Materials on

HR - hiring, managing, building the organization

Sales - connections to help with the process to sell a new product in rural areas