Leading the World to a Better Future

Meet the team behind Coats Agri Aloe, a global leader in nutrition, agricultural origination, and processing. 

Bill Coats

Bill Coats - Founder

Known as the “Godfather of Aloe”, Bill Coats has garnered international acclaim for his extensive research efforts and subject matter expertise. As one of the world’s foremost authorities on the aloe vera plant, he’s launched several industry-related businesses, holds multiple successful patents, and is behind many of the most advanced aloe-infused products on the market today.


Ross Garrity - Chairman & CEO

Ross holds a distinguished track record in leading companies to record profits and growth. Career highlights include his President position with multinational telecom leader CenturyLink, and his long partner position with KPMG, a global network of audit, tax, and advisory services. 

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Seelan Subramaniam, Vice President of Global Markets

Seelan brings unmatched international experience to our daily operations. With keen insights gained from a career including working with the United Nations, his vast global relations and international business knowledge is integral to our company’s continuing success.

Shannon Coats, Vice President of Operations

Shannon has been at the forefront of our research and operations since the beginning. With years of hands-on experience under his belt, he plays a vital role in the daily management of every Coats factory, from our smallest facility to our busy 144,000 sq ft plant.

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Donlene Nyazai, Vice President of Regulatory Control

Donlene’s background in regulatory and quality control is complimented by extensive product development experience in industries such as cosmetics, food, drugs, and medical devices. Her knowledge of Verification and Validation, Good Laboratory Practice, and Good Manufacturing Practice keep Coats Agri Aloe in compliance with governing body policies.