Key Management Personnel

Head Office

Mr. Robin Basu

Group Corporate Head – Human Resources, he is a Post Graduate in HRM from XLRI – Jamshedpur, with over 25 years of experience in Blue Chip Companies . He is currently responsible for HR Architecture, HR Policies, Super Critical Talent Acquisition Solutions, Leadership pipeline Solutions dynamics, Compensation planning, Rewards & Recognition, Talent Engagement Solutions and handling long term negotiations.


Mr. Vishal Vithlani

Vice President (Finance & Strategy) for the Group, he is a qualified Chartered Accountant with an M.B.A from an Ivy League business school. He brings over a decade of experience and is responsible for the entire Group’s fund raising and corporate strategy and structuring. He plays a vital role in strategic planning and financial analysis for the Group.


Mr. Gajendra Jhawar

General Manager – Finance & Accounts for Narbheram Power & Steel, he is a Fellow Chartered Accountant with over 20 years of experience in the Iron & Steel and Infrastructure sector. he also looks after the financial and the taxation matters of our group companies.


Mr. Kailash Maheshwari

General Manager (Finance & Accounts), Mr.  Maheshwari is a Chartered Accountant by qualification with over 20 years experience in the field of accounts, finance, commercial, taxation, and project accounting.  He has good exposure and experience of handling daily cash flow management, debtors control, creditor’s management and finalisation of accounts.


Mr. Praveer Tripathi

Senior Vice President of Atha Africa Ventures, he holds a B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Bharathiar University.  He brings over 24 years of experience in mineral exploring, project development and marketing mineral opportunities globally – especially coal and manganese. He is well versed in working with various regulatory departments of Mining and Minerals in the African continent.


Mr. Hemen Bhagawati

Vice President (Business Development Mining), he holds a B.E. (Mining) degree from Bengal Engineering and Science University , an MBA (PGPIM) from IMI, New Delhi and a First Class Competency degree from DGMS. With over 23 years of diversified experience, he provides expertise in Mineral Business Development, Project Management and Mineral Exploration Management. Prior to joining the Group, he was the Director of Geomin Ace Resources Private Limited.


Mr. Ashank Kumar Singh

Advisor – Mining & Exploration and a Geologist with over 39 years of extensive experience in geological exploration, he is an industry expert for mine operation monitoring, development of mineral beneficiation , flow-sheet & design, quality control,  implementation of Standard Operating Practices in the field using IT tools, strategic planning at corporate level, liasoning with Government bodies and coordination of mining operations with intensive exposure to iron ore, bauxite, coal and limestone mines.



Mines Facility

Mr. Ramesh Rath

General Manager for the Group’s iron ore mines in Orissa, he brings over 22 years of industry experience and expertise. He has a Degree in Mining Engineering and is responsible for mine planning for qualitative and quantitative production,  liasoning with government and other regulatory authorities for statutory, compliance and regulatory matters. As a Mining Head, he is responsible for strategic decision making on operational matters pertaining to the mines.


Plant Facility


Mr. Rudra Sen Singh

An M.Sc in Organic Chemistry, he has experience over 30 years in carbon and other chemical plants. With proven expertise in both areas of production process as well as quality control, he heads the Group’s CPC Plant as Executive Director (Operations) and is considered one of the veterans in the industry.