Fermenta Biotech Ltd (FBL) , incepted under the auspices of Duphar Interfran Ltd (now known as DIL Ltd.), is the brainchild of late Mr. Vasant Kumar Datla. Established in 1986, FBL pioneered the manufacture of Penicillin G Amidase enzyme in India; it emerged as the leader in enzyme technologies for beta lactams (β-lactams) synthesis.
FBL manufactures Vitamin D3 (Cholecalciferol) (the only manufacturer and supplier in India and among the top few manufacturers in the world) and constantly looks for value addition. FBL manufactures Cholecalciferol also know as Vitamin D3 for further applications in global pharmaceutical, food, veterinary and feed industries (premix); cholecalciferol solutions for use in human food supplements; Vitamin D3 resin in oil and Vitamin D3 500 feed grade for use in animal feed supplements; and activated dimethicone powder (Silicon Powder) for antiflatulent use.
Vice President, TACC Group of Companies. Recognized as one of the top 50 Entrepreneurs in Canada by the Richard Ivey School of Business and is a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Member of BILD and TARION, DeGasperis has received several awards, including: Entrepreneur of the Year, Builder of the Year, Business of the Year, the Presidential Award of Merit, the coveted Award of Excellence and The Lifetime Achievement award from Vaughan Chamber of Commerce and the Natural Resources Canada recognized Arista Homes as the EnergyStar New Home Builder of the Year while The National Congress of Italian Canadians awarded him with the Ordine al Merito award.