Jindal Stainless Limited

Board of directors

Smt. Savitri Jindal, “Chairperson Emeritus” of the OP Jindal Group is also a Member of the Legislative Assembly of the state of Haryana, from Hisar Constituency. She has recently been inducted as Minister-Urban Local Bodies in the Government of Haryana. She is a devoted social worker and strives to continuously work towards upliftment of the weak and backward sections of the society through various initiatives like women empowerment, health care, education and environment. Mrs. Jindal has been instrumental in launching various Housing Schemes and Computerizations of Land Records in Haryana.

A Commerce graduate and alumnus of the Wharton School of Management, Mr. Rattan Jindal’s focus has not only been on producing world class stainless steel flat products but, also on promoting the usage of stainless steel. It is this vision of his, which has given birth to companies such as, Jindal Architecture, Jindal Stainless Steelway and arttdinox. All these initiative have played a major role in implementing Mr. Jindal’s zeal for promotion of stainless steel and have in a small way played a role in shaping the modern urban infrastructure of the country, be it the Airports, Delhi Metro, Bus Shelters, or malls. These initiatives of his, have in their own small way have contributed in making India the third largest producer of stainless steel in the world, in little over four decades.

His apt leadership skills have made Jindal Stainless the largest integrated stainless steel producer in the country and has put Jindal Stainless amongst the top 10 global stainless steel producers. Today Jindal Stainless boasts of 1.8 million ton capacity and a revenue in excess of $ 2.0 bn USD.

Following on his father's footsteps, Shri O.P. Jindal who believed that, "without the upliftment of weak and backward sections of the society, a nation can never prosper", Mr Rattan Jindal has made Corporate Social Responsibility an integral part of Inclusive Management. He is the Chairman of the Board of a 600 bedded multi-specialty charitable hospital and also devotes time to oversee the functioning of two large schools, where more than 4000 students from all sections of society get access to education. and no differentiation is done between the have and the have not's.

Mr. Gautam Kanjilal, a post-graduate in Economics, started his career as a Probationary Officer in July 1972 at State Bank of India. In his more than 37 years of service in SBI, he held many important administrative and business assignments covering a large matrix of banking operations, including credit management and forex. He was also posted at the corporate headquarters of SBI Capital Markets Ltd, the merchant banking arm of SBI, where his responsibilities covered project finance, debt syndication and handling capital issues. Among the important assignments he subsequently held in SBI were as AGM (Planning), Kolkata, Dy. General Manager (Accounts & Compliance) at SBI’s Corporate Centre, Mumbai, Chief Executive Officer of SBI’s New York operations, General Manager (Mid-Corporate), Kolkata and lastly as Chief General Manager, Delhi Circle, from which post he superannuated.

Master degree in nuclear physics, a post graduate diploma in management sciences and Certified Associate Indian Institute of Bankers. 32 years of work experience, served as Managing Director of State Bank of India in the year 2008.

Graduate in economics and law, is an eminent corporate lawyer and a partner of Suman Khaitan & Company. Member of the executive committees of the Indian Chambers of Commerce.

Ms. Ishani Chattopadhyay has several years of rich experience in senior management, project management, entrepreneurship and building new businesses. She has lived and worked in India, USA, Australia and the UK and was most recently 'Acting Regional Manager' for a US based impact fund.

She is a Chemical Engineer from the University of Melbourne, Australia and holds an MBA degree from the London Business School and Colombia Business School. She started her career in management consulting with Accenture and worked in Melbourne, San Fransciso and Washington DC offices deploying major projects for the firm. Post Business school,she was Country Director of a UK based carbon trading and advisory company and started their offices in India and participated in their subsequent IPO on the LSE, She then moved onto become Regional Head India Middle East of Alternative energy and climated solutions from AES Corporation, a US major power.

She started her own company in 2009 and has dealt with the Indian government, utilities, and corporations as well as the private sector working on alternate energy, energy efficiency and demand side management, She also started her own incubation platform with one of the leading media houses in India to incubate early stage entrepreneurs with businesses that have measurable impact and profit and provided seed investing, scale up and mentorship to them.

Mr. Subrata Bhattacharya possesses a Bachelor’s in Metallurgical Engineering from the prestigious National Institute of Technology, Durgapur. After completing his Bachelor’s in 1982, Mr. Bhattacharya went on to hone his expertise further and successfully received his Masters in Metallurgy 1985.

His conspicuous talent got him to Head the Steel Melt Shop at Steel Authority of India (SAIL), largest producer of steel in India in 1992. After serving for 10 years in a public sector enterprise, Mr. Bhattacharya carved his fate with Jindal Group. His toil of 15 years at Jindal Group took him to the position of Director-Operations, at Jindal Stainless in 2007. As Director – Operations, he heads Operations and Distribution of all the products of the Company . He possesses a rare combination of technologically superior acumen with extraordinary leadership skills that has made him to play a pivotal role in developing various Stainless Steel Grades including, Chrome-Manganese (200) series. He is credited with many technical papers on stainless steel and is continuously engaged in Research & Development work at various platforms.