Board & Committee

Board Composition

  1. JYOTIN KANTILAL MEHTA

    Mr. Jyotin Kantilal Mehta is an (All India Rank 3) FCA, FCMA, FCS and B. Com graduate. Having rich experience of 30+ years in the areas of Corporate finance, Internal Audit, corporate governance, risk and controls, Company law and legal and regulatory compliance and customer service. He is a Versatile finance professional with excellent academic credentials, held leadership positions in Tata, ICICI and Shell group of companies.

  2. ANURADHA AMBAR BAJPAI

    Mrs. Anuradha Ambar Bajpai graduated from R.A.Podar College of Commerce and Economics and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1987. She has a rich experience of 25+ years and practising in individual capacity since April 2014, handling assignments include statutory audit, tax audit, diagnostic testing, identifying and strengthening controls over financial reporting, strengthening process controls, third –party assessment of the strengths and weaknesses of the organisation and the like.

  3. MR. THIRUKKOTEESWARAN MOHAN BABU
    Vice-President and Whole-time Director

    Mr. Mohan Babu Thirukkoteeswaran (T. Mohan Babu), aged 58 years, is a Mechanical Engineering Honours and Distinctions Graduate from Dr. Alagappa Chettiar College of Engineering & Technology, Karaikudi from Madurai - Kamaraj University. He has also qualified in General Management and has Post Graduate Diploma in Management from All India Management Association. He has a rich experience of 35 years in Mines & Metals. His research papers have been published in various international and national journals.

    Starting his career with Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited, Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, Vizag, Mr. Mohan Babu moved after 11 years to Jindal Vijayanagar Steel Ltd (now JSW Steel Ltd), where he is instrumental in Commissioning the HSM 1 and also Modernization of the same. He specialized in Projects, due diligence, Maintenance, Operations, Process improvement, Productions and P&L responsibilities in JSW Steel USA and JSW Steel Italy. He has spearheaded the Conversion of Rebar Mill to Specialized Steel Mill in JSW Steel Ltd Salem. He also commissioned the Blooming and Bar Mill in record time at JSW Steel Ltd, Salem.

    Mr. Mohan Babu served as COO – Kalyani Gerdau, CTO – Mines, Steel and Local Board Member at Arcelor-Mittal, Ukraine, and was COO and Local Board member at JSW Steel Italy Spa, Piombino.

  4. MR. SESHAGIRI RAO MVS
    Mr. Seshagiri Rao MVS, Jt. Managing Director and Group CFO

    Mr. Seshagiri Rao M.V.S., aged 60 years, is the Joint Managing Director & Group CFO for JSW Steel, responsible for the overall operations of JSW Steel including Strategy formulations related to business development, expansion of existing businesses, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and Cost management. He possesses rich experience spanning over three decades in Steel Sector and in the areas of Corporate Finance and Banking.

    He joined JSW Group in 1997 as Chief Financial Officer and has played active role in growth strategies of JSW Group since then. He has been actively involved in all strategic decision making within the group and has over the years grown with JSW Steel progressively shouldering higher responsibilities. Prior to joining JSW Steel he has worked with various reputed organizations in various capacities.

    He is a member of the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India and a licentiate member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He is also a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers and a diploma holder in Business Finance awarded by the Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India.

  5. MR. NIKHIL OMPRAKASH GAHROTRA
    Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra, Principal, AION Capital Partners

    Mr. Nikhil Gahrotra, aged 39 years, is a Principal at AION Capital Partners. He joined the firm in February 2016 from BanyanTree Growth Capital, an India-focused structured private equity fund, where he was a Director. Mr. Gahrotra has over 14 years of financial services experience and 12 years of private equity investment experience including over 5 years with the growth capital team at 3i Group Plc in India and as a founding member of the India office of Q Investments, a US based hedge fund. Prior to Q Investments, Mr Gahrotra was with Citigroup’s investment banking team where he advised on M&A and equity/equity-linked capital raising of over $2 billion for some of India’s largest companies.

    Over the course of his career, Mr. Gahrotra has focused on private equity and structured investments across private and listed companies. Mr. Gahrotra completed his MBA in the Dean’s List from the Indian School of Business and his Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics with a Distinction, from VJTI Mumbai, University of Bombay.

  6. MR. SANJAY KUMAR

    Mr. Sanjay Kumar, Technical Director of WiwiCema Ent Pvt Ltd., COO of Uttam Steel

    Mr. Sanjay Kumar, aged 46 years, a B.Tech from BHU-IIT, PGDBM – XLRI, Jamshedpur, serves as the Empaneled Steel Manufacturing Expert of BCG. Mr. Sanjay served as Technical Director of WiwiCema Ent Pvt Ltd., COO of Uttam Steel, Wardha Unit, Managing Director of African Foundries Limited.

  7. MR. KAUSHIK SUBRAMANIAM

    Mr. Kaushik Subramaniam is a Financial Risk Manager (FRM) and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science.

    Mr. Kaushik Subramaniam is a Principal in AIP Investment Advisors Pvt. Ltd. (previously known as AION India Investment Advisors Pvt. Ltd.) with over 10 years of experience in private equity. Prior to joining AION full time in Jan 2018, Kaushik was part of Apollo Global’s India private equity team. He joined Apollo in 2010 and has been involved in Apollo’s private equity business across its offices in Mumbai, London, and Hong Kong. He was closely involved in the raising of AION Fund I and in its investment process. Prior to Apollo, he has experience working in investment consulting since 2007.

  8. MR. KRISHNA DESHIKA

    Mr. Krishna Deshika is a Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and a Law Graduate. A seasoned Finance professional with 40 years of extensive experience in Finance, Accounts, Legal, Commercial, Company Secretarial and General Management functions.

    He worked in Hotel Leela Venture Ltd for 10 years, in JSW Group for nearly 15 years, in Millipore for 2 years and in HMT Limited for over 14 years. He has a consistent track record of raising equity and debt funds at most competitive rates. Handled Debt Restructuring under CDR and ARC. He had been a strategic planner with proven ability in developing short & long term strategies for growth and for maximising profits. He has handled mergers, acquisitions, demergers, slump sale, joint ventures and financial restructuring, encompassing development of strategy, business evaluation, financial analysis, tax structuring, due diligence, regulatory processes, negotiations, financing and documentation. Expert in designing and implementing systems and procedures to achieve financial discipline, internal control, and enhancement of overall efficiency of the organization. Good negotiation & relationship management skills and abilities in liaising with investors, analysts, banks, financial institutions, regulatory authorities & other agencies. Effective communicator with excellent leadership and mentoring skills and proven ability to support & sustain a positive and efficient work environment towards the accomplishment of organizational goals.

Composition of Committee


AUDIT COMMITTEE
  1. Mrs. Aanuradha Ambar Bajpai, Non-Executive Independent Director - Chairperson
  2. Mr. Jyotin Kantilal Mehta, Non-Executive Independent Director - Member
  3. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra, Non-Executive Director - Member
NOMINATION & REMUNERATION COMMITTEE
  1. Mrs. Anuradha Ambar Bajpai, Non-Executive Independent Director - Chairperson
  2. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra, Non-Executive Director - Member
  3. Mr. Jyotin Kantilal Mehta, Non-Executive Independent Director - Member
STAKEHOLDERS’ RELATIONSHIP COMMITTEE
  1. Mrs. Aanuradha Ambar Bajpai, Non-Executive Independent Director - Chairperson
  2. Mr. Thirukkoteeswaran Mohan Babu, Executive Director - Member
  3. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra, Non-Executive Director - Member
CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY COMMITTEE
  1. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra, Non-Executive Director - Chairman
  2. Mr. Jyotin Kantilal Mehta, Non-Executive Independent Director - Member
  3. Mr. Thirukkoteeswaran Mohan Babu , Executive Director - Member
FINANCE COMMITTEE
  1. Mr. Thirukkoteeswaran Mohan Babu - Member
  2. Mr. Seshagiri Rao MVS - Member
  3. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra - Member
BUSINESS RESPONSIBILITY REPORTING AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE PRACTICE COMMITTEE
  1. Mrs. Anuradha Ambar Bajpai - Chairperson
  2. Mr. Thirukkoteeswaran Mohan Babu - Member
  3. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra - Member
RISK MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE
  1. Mrs. Anuradha Ambar Bajpai - Member
  2. Mr. Thirukkoteeswaran Mohan Babu - Member
  3. Mr. Nikhil Omprakash Gahrotra - Member
  4. Mr. Nagarajan Jambunathan - Member