About Us

Lexim is a chemicals company that specialises in supply of “smart chemicals” largely out of India & Middle East for varied applications.

Who We Are

  • Lexim International is a privately owned company that specialises in the supply of custom-designed reagents for varied applications.
  • Lexim’s unique selling proposition is:
    • Good value for money.
    • Consistently good quality.
    • Packaging of high integrity.
    • Never to run customers out of stock.
  • Our company’s philosophy is to offer our customers a “win-win” solution at all times.
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About Us

  • Lexim International commenced as an independent business on 1st July 2021, separating from a leading manufacturer and supplier of chemicals in the base metal mining industry.
  • Lexim International is a privately owned company that specialises in the supply of custom-designed reagents for varied applications.
  • Lexim’s philosophy is reflected in its tag line you can rely on us, which it achieves through a series of over-arching principles:
    1. Ensuring its specialty chemicals are manufactured with proper checks and balances in order to guarantee consistently good quality chemicals from batch to batch.
    2. Ensuring quality of packaging, and container stuffing is done to the most stringent standards to maintain the integrity of the chemicals in transit and in handling.
    3. Ensuring reliability of supply with focus on Delivery in Full On-Time (DIFOT). We will never let our customers run out of stock

Executive Team

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Dr. Sami Lambe
Managing Director / CEO

Sami has over 20 years’ experience building businesses with leading ASX listed and privately owned companies in a wide range of industry sectors, including specialty chemicals.

He is a former mergers and acquisition (M&A) executive with over a decade’s experience in corporate development with publicly listed supply chain infrastructure companies namely Patrick, Pacific National and Asciano.

Prior to his M&A role, he led new product development with publicly listed manufacturer, Champion Compressors Ltd in Melbourne, Australia.

Sami has a Ph.D. in Green Technology from the University of Melbourne (Australia) and an MBA from Manchester Business School (UK). 

He has a strong sense of social responsibility and is currently on the mental health advisory committee of Melbourne-based not-for-profit organisation, Thorne Harbour Health.

  • Wasim has held this role since the inception of Lexim International Pty Ltd.

  • He has an extensive experience in the field of learning and development with several companies in India and the Middle East, including Excelledia management consultancy and Xpert Learning.

  • He is adept at managing large teams of people across various faculties and geography.

  • Wasim has a Bachelor of Commerce from Mumbai University (India) and an MBA from Welingkar Institute of Management.

  • Irshad is an entrepreneur with over 25 years’ experience building companies from scratch in a wide field from desktop publishing to industrial cleaning.

  • He is based in the financial capital of India, Mumbai where he heads a small but dedicated team of professionals.

  • Irshad is responsible for executing Lexim’s strategy of “de-risking” sourcing out of India as well as managing manufacturing of customised reagents..

  • Yasmin is a classically trained microbiologist / biochemist with extensive experience in managing quality control of testing with one of the largest infectious diseases hospitals in Mumbai.
  • She has a bachelor’s of science and master’s with specialisation in biochemistry.
  • In her spare time, she pursues creating writing in her mother tongue, Urdu.
  • M:  +91 9819972380.
  • Omair is a first-class graduate in Chemical Engineering from Mumbai University (India).

  • Over the 3-year period that he has been associated with Lexim, he has gained “hands on” experience in developing customised solutions largely for base metal mining customers.

  • Omair is aspiring to pursue his higher studies in the area of mineral processing overseas.

  • Dr Gorain is the industry leader in optimisation / innovation in mineral process engineering.

  • He is the founding CEO of Ore2Metal, which specialises in creation of wealth from complex ores and mine waste.

  • His corporate experience includes executive roles with Vedanta Resources Ltd (Chief Technology & Innovation Officer) and Barrick Gold Inc (Director of Strategic Technology Solutions).

  • Barun has a PhD from globally renowned JKMRC (University of Queensland, Australia) and a B.Tech. from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad.

  • Surya has extensive, “hands on” experience in mineral processing from publicly listed, diversified mining company, Vedanta Resources.

  • He, over 7.5 years with Hindustan Zinc Ltd, led multiple projects in process optimisation, modelling, simulation, digitalisation & automation, and plant commissioning.

  • He was at the forefront of evaluating and introduction of new reagents at several mills within the Vedanta group of companies.
  • Surya has a Bachelor of Technology in Mineral Science from the prestigious Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad.

  • Nikhat has over 30 years of banking and finance experience with specialisation in international commercial transactions with a leading bank in India.
  • Nikhat has a bachelors in arts and an incomplete bachelors in law from Bombay University.
  • In her spare time, she manages the Lambe Family Trust.
  • M:  +91 9833751063. 
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Tabrez Khan
Area Manager – Middle East

  • Tabrez has 15 years’ experience in retail sales and management with a leading airline in Qatar. He is currently based in Doha.
  • He is an aficionado of karaoke of Bollywood songs.
  • M:  +974 55120715.
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Saad Lambe
IT and Risk Manager

  • Saad has 5 years’ experience in analysis and management of geo-political risk with leading global risk management companies.
  • He has a bachelors in business management from Middlesex University (Dubai Campus).
  • He has received multiple awards for reviewing and improving computer-based games.
  • He grew up in Dubai, and is currently based in Mumbai.
  • E: saad.lambe@leximinternational.com / M:  +91 7738525985.
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Tasneem Khan
Head of Sales

  • Tasneem has nearly 20 years’ experience in sales of capital equipment with a multi-national company in Bombay.
  • She has a bachelors in mechanical engineering from Mumbai University.
  • She hates cooking but loves Bombay’s street-style food.

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Our Locations

Lexim Branches

Lexim has a regional foot-print in the Indian sub-continent and the Middle East with head office in Australia where its founder is based. However, Lexim operates globally.

1 Bronte Lane, Elwood, VIC 3184, AUSTRALIA.

Contact: Sami Lambe
E: sami.lambe@leximinternational.com
M:  +61 438117759.