The number of people moving from one job to another in building materials sector is going up. Here we have listed some instances of job changes at the senior management level.
Pradip Menon is now the Chief Financial Officer at Pidilite Industries Limited. Pradip is a Chartered Accountant as well as Cost Accountant and has worked in companies like Mindtree, Akzo Nobel and Unilever in the past. Pradip has 27 years’ experience in working Developing & Emerging Market as well as Developed Market.
Raj Narayanan E.R is now the Chief Manufacturing Officer & Business Head at Ultratech Cement. Earlier he was the Group Executive President – SBU Head at another Aditya Birla Group Company, Grasim Industries Ltd. A Chemical Engineer from Anna University, Raj has been associated with various companies of Aditya Birla group since 2008.
Sony Thayil is the Business Head of Consumer Glass Division at Asahi India Glass Limited (AIG). Sony will be playing a major role in spearheading the Indian operations of AIG in the Consumer & Architectural Glass arena. In the past, Sony had been associated with companies like Jaquar & Co, HSIL Ltd, Ceat and Akzo Nobel.
Ankit Parikh is the Head – Global Accounts – Movable Walls at Dormakaba. It’s the second stint for Ankit at Dormakaba and in his earlier stint he had worked in the company in various positions from 2004 till 2014. An architect and MBA, Ankit has also worked in companies like Jaquar and Assa Abloy Group in the past.
C P Vinod is now Vice President at Viega India Pvt Ltd, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of plumbing and heating installation technology. Vinod has quit Lixil India Pvt Ltd to join Viega. A PGCSM, Marketing from IIM Kozhikode, Vinod has worked with HSIL in the past for 11 years. Vinod has expertise in Sales transformation, Strategy, P&L, General management with Pan India exposure.
Debrup Chatterjee is the Chief Marketing Officer at Asian Paints, Bangladesh. Debrup has quit Future Group India where he was Marketing & Loyalty Head to join Asian Paints. Debrup is a Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies-Mumbai qualified Management Graduate and is well versed in retail industry with expertise in market research.
H P Singh has been appointed as the Director at Dangote Cement, Nigeria. Singh had worked with Aditya Birla group for 27 years in different positions. He had also worked for UP State Cement Corporation for 7 years. He has vast experience in large sized project execution and trouble-free operations of running the plant.
Nandanamudi SrinivasaRao is the Joint President and Unit Head at My Home Industries Pvt Ltd, AP based cement manufacturing company. Nandanamudi has quit UltraTech to join My Home Industries. A Mechanical Engineer from BN College of Engineer, Nandanamudi has nearly three decades of experience in working in cement industry.