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Senior Management Team


  • Mr. Pracheta Majumdar Wholetime Director and Chief Executive Officer

    Former Managing Director of CEAT Tyres Ltd., Mr. Majumdar is a Mechanical Engineer by qualification. He has also worked with Hindustan Unilever Limited for about 12 years.

  • Mr. Sandip Ranjan GhoseChief Operating Officer

    Mr. Ghose is a Chartered Accountant with more than 30 years of general management experience, in senior leadership roles, across a range of industries, viz., FMCG, Media and Cement.

  • Mr. Asim Chattopadhyay Executive President (Operation)

    Mr. Chattopadhyay is a mechanical engineer, with post-graduation from IIT, Kanpur. He started his career in 1975 with ACC Ltd and joined the Lafarge Group in 1998. He was Operations Director of Lafarge Surma, Bangladesh, till May 2015.

  • Mr. Aditya Saraogi Chief Financial Officer

    Mr. Saraogi is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). Prior to joining BCL, he was with the Indian associate firms of Ernst & Young and BDO. He also served several large companies, including ITC, Bharti Airtel, Lafarge India, Peerless, iGate and Reliance Communications.

  • Mr. Bhaskar Bhattacharya President
    Satna Cement Works, Raebareli Cement Works, Raebareli Hitech Cement Works, Vindhyachal Steel Foundry

    With a track record of more than 35 years in the cement industry (operation & maintenance), with project engineering & execution of three brownfield & one greenfield units, Mr Bhattacharya is a BE (Mechanical) from CAPS University, Rewa, and a certified trainer from the Danish School of Education, Copenhagen. He started his career in 1983 at BCL’s Satna unit. He had also held senior positions in Prism Cement & Reliance Cement.

  • Mr. Uttam Kr Roy President
    Maihar Integrated Unit

    Shri Uttam Roy is BE (Mechanical) from NIT, Raipur, with PG Diploma in Business Administration & Finance Management. He has 26 years of experience in the cement industry and had worked in India and abroad in Century Textiles and Industries Limited, ACC Limited, Holcim, My Home Industries Limited-CRH Ireland Group & Dangote Industries Limited, Nigeria.

  • Mr. Rajesh KakkarPresident
    Birla Cement Works, Chanderia Cement Works

    Mr. Kakkar has more than three decades of experience in the cement industry. He is BE, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, and is a BEE-certified energy auditor. His range of experience includes project planning and execution of thermal power plant, waste heat recovery power plant and solar power plant projects.

  • Mr. G R VermaPresident
    Birla Jute Mills

    Mr. G R Verma, Chartered Accountant, with more than a decade's experience in the jute industry, has professional experience of more than 19 years in diverse industrial fields. He was with Naihati Jute Mills Co Ltd earlier.

  • Mr. P. K. Paliwal Joint President
    Durgapur Cement Works, Durga Hitech Cement

    Mr Paliwal, B.Sc & BE, has three decades of experience in the cement industry. He joined Satna Cement Works as Assistant Engineer (Chemical) in 1988 and was transferred to the Durgapur Cement Works as Sr. Vice President (Tech.) in 2016.

  • Mr. Prahlad Kr Choudhary Senior Vice President & Unit Head
    Kundanganj Unit

    Mr Choudhary is B.E. (Mechanical) and has nearly three decades of experience in the cement industry. Apart from mechanical maintenance of cement plants, his range of experience includes project planning and execution of grinding units.

  • Mr. Gautam Ray President Commercial

    Mr. Ray is a Chartered Accountant with more than three decades of experience in senior management positions across industries, including Cement, Ready-mix Concrete, Fertilizer and Telecom. He was a member of the Board of Lafarge Aggregates & Concrete India Pvt Ltd.

  • Mr. Girish Sharma Joint President (Indirect Taxes) & Company Secretary

    Mr. Sharma is member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India, Regional Advisory & Public Grievances Committee of the Commissioner of Central Excise, Kolkata, and the Expert Committee on Taxation and Economic Affairs, ICC.