Shri H.V. Lodha, He is an eminent and young Chartered Accountant and has served as partner of M/s Lodha & Co., Chartered Accountants. He has been actively involved in significant assignments in the areas of takeovers and mergers/ reconstructions and rehabilitations, international and domestic financing, project structuring capital mobilisation, joint-ventures and collaborations. He is serving on the Managing Committee of ASSOCHAM. He has served on the Executive Committee of FICCI and as Chairman of its Corporation Laws and Governance Committee and Co-Chairman of its Young Leaders Forum. He has served as a Member of Working Group on Corporate Governance set by the Department of Company Affairs, Government of India and Working Group to frame guidelines for the registration and operations of the securitisation Companies and Asset Reconstruction Companies constituted by the Reserve Bank of India. He has served as Member of the Accounting Standards Board of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and alternate member of the National Advisory Committee on Accounting Standards set up by Government of India. He has served as Vice President of the Indian Chamber of Commerce, Calcutta and as Chairman of its Economic Affairs Committee, Banking & Finance and Direct Tax Committees. He has served as Honorary Consul of the Government of Romania for West Bengal, Orissa and Bihar. Also served as the Vice Consul of the Republic of Philippines for Eastern India.
Shri S.S. Kothari
Shri S.S.Kothari, He is a consulting Engineer by profession. He has great experience in operation of Cement Plants. He has served for 5 years in design and manufacture of Cement Plants and heavy machinery at Indian Sugar and General Engineering Corporation, Haryana and 30 years as Managing Director of Delhi based Consultancy Company involved in design & engineering of new Cement Plants.
Shri S.C. Jain
Shri S.C. Jain, He did his graduation from Lucknow Christian College in 1958 and he is also a Law Graduate of Calcutta University. He obtained the Master‘s degree in Social work with specilisation in Labour Relations and Personnel Management from J.K. Institute, University of Lucknow. He is life member of National Institute of Personnel Management and was Examiner and Paper Setter for the DPM Course of the Institute. He was also Chairman of the Labour Sub-Committee of the Chamber of Commerce and a nominee of the Chamber on the Minimum Wages Advisory Board constituted by the Government of West Bengal. He has over 40 years experience in Management of Industrial Relations. He has also written a book on “Calcutta High Court 50 years Digest of Important Labour Cases” which is an unique digest of such cases and a very useful guideline to employers, employees, trade unions and to practising managers.
Shri Dinesh Chanda
Shri Dinesh Chanda, After doing B.Sc from BHU in 1955, he did B.E (Electrical) from University of Roorkee in 1958. He is a Life Member of Institution of Engineers (I) and also of Indian Institute of Welding. He is a Chartered Engineer (I) since July 1995. In his professional career spanning over 46 years upto Feb 2006, he contributed in Govt/PSU and Private Sector Industries. He started with Tata Power Co. Ltd., Bombay and moved to U.P. State Electricity Board in a Hydel power project. Later on he held various positions in Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd. and participated in technology transfer and absorption from Siemens, Germany for manufacture of 200 MW/500 MW thermal sets. He has been exposed to Production, Planning and Control of Electrical Machines for 1.5 years at USSR and Germany. He moved to Heavy Engineering Corporation Ltd., Ranchi and was Director on the Board for 6.5 years. During his tenure, technology transfer in latest steel making techniques with SMS, Germany and heavy coal mining machinery from USA & U.K. and other equipment were absorbed. After this, he had a long stint in cement production-optimising energy consumption, introducing systems & debottlenecking for enhanced capacity was his key contribution. Throughout his career he has been an enabling, empowering and charismatic personality.
Dr. Kavita A. Sharma
Dr. Kavita A. Sharma is President of South Asian University, New Delhi. By qualification, Dr. Sharma is Ph.D in English, M.A. in English from Delhi University and LL.M. from University of British Columbia, Canada. She has served as Director of India International Center, New Delhi during the period from August, 2008 to October, 2014. She was also Honorary visiting Lecturer at Tokyo Women's Christian College during the period 1974-75 and Honorary visiting Lecturer at University of Indonesia during the period, 1977-78.
Dr. Sharma has been awarded with various fellowships including Faculty Enrichment Fellowship by Shastri Indo Canadian Institute at Vancouver, Academic Year 1991-92. She has also conferred with "Indira Gandhi Sadbhavana Award" by the Nation Integration and Economic Council.
She has published various book and articles in the field of education, social and economy. She is Life member of various professional organizations like English Association, Indian Association of Canadian Studies, Indian Law Institute, etc.
Shri B. R. Nahar
Shri B. R. Nahar, He is a Chartered Accountant. He is a Managing Director of Birla Corporation Limited, the flagship Company of the M.P. Birla group. Under his leadership, Birla Corporation Limited has been ranked First among the mid size Cement Companies in India. He has been holding important positions in major Companies for four decades. Business magazine had identified him as the best CEO among India’s mid size Cement Companies and one of India’s most valuable CEO’s. He was Executive Director of the Essar group, Mumbai, one of the largest diversified business houses in India. Earlier, he was Executive President of Vikram Ispat of the Aditya Birla Group, one of the largest group of India.
Manager & Chief Executive Officer
Shri Y.S. Lodha
Fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and also an Associate member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India having vast knowledge and rich & varied Corporate experience of around 23 years in the various cable companies all belonging to M.P. Birla Group.