S K ROONGTA (PGDP '72) ( Wednesday, December 31,1969 )   « Back to home

Mr. Sushil Kumar Roongta, BE. (Hons) serves as the Chairman and Managing Director of National Seeds Corporation Ltd. Mr. Roongta has been Managing Director of Vedanta Aluminium Limited (VAL) at Sterlite Industries (India) Ltd. since June 2, 2011 and serves as its Chairman. Mr. Roongta is responsible for the Aluminium and Power business. He served as Corporate General Manager of Marketing at The Cotton Corporation Of India Limited. He has a career spanning more than 38 years and served at several vital positions across divisions and locations with key focus on strategy, marketing, turnaround management and business development. He served as an Executive Director of Marketing, Flat Product of Central Marketing Organisation of Steel Authority of India Ltd. Mr. Roongta served as Managing Director of Durgapur Steel Plant, Raw Material & Business Planning Divisions of Steel Authority of India Ltd., an affiliate of Maharashtra Elektrosmelt Limited since January 2, 2006 and served as its Director of Personnel. Mr. Roongta served as a Director of Commercial of Steel Authority Of India Limited (SAIL) since February 5, 2004 and served as its Chairman of the Board from July 31, 2006 to May 31, 2010. He served as Company Secretary at Modern Terry Towels. He serves as the Chairman of Talwandi Sabo Power Limited. Mr. Roongta served as an Executive Chairman of International Coal Ventures Ltd. He serves as the Vice Chairman of Bharat Aluminium Company Limited. He has been a Director of Jubilant Industries Ltd. since November 26, 2010. He has been an Additional Director at Neyveli Lignite Corp. Ltd. since September 30, 2010. Mr. Roongta has been a Non-official part-time Director of The Shipping Corp. of India since October 29, 2010. He has been a Director of Hindustan Petroleum Corp. Ltd., since January 10, 2011 and ACC Limited since February 3, 2011. Mr. Roongta served as an Independent Director of Jindal Power Limited. Mr. Roongta served as an Additional Independent Director at AXIS Bank Limited from July 15, 2010 to June 20, 2011. He served as a Director of SAIL from February 5, 2004 to May 31, 2010. He serves as the Chairman of “Panel of Experts on Reforms in Central Public Sector Enterprise (CPSEs) constituted by Planning Commission, Govt. of India; Steel Committee of FICCI and National Committee on PSUs of ASSOCHAM. He is a Member of National Executive Committee of FICCI and National Council of ASSOCHAM. He is also a Member of General Body of BITS, Pilani; Board of Governors, IIT, Bhubaneswar; Governing Body, JKL University and Committee of Experts for formulating draft “Code of ethics for Employees in CPSEs“ constituted by Ministry of Heavy Industry & Public Enterprises, Govt. of India. He has been a Jury Member for various prestigious awards including Lakshmipat Singhania - IIM Lucknow Leadership Awards, BML Munjal Awards for excellence in learning and development, ICWAI National Awards for Excellence in Cost Management, AIMA Awards etc. He is the recipient of a number of awards including SCOPE gold Award for Excellence & Outstanding Contribution to the Public Sector Management - Individual Category from 2007 to 2008. He is a Fellow Member of the All India Management Association. Mr. Roongta holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Electrical Engineering from the Birla Institute of Technology & Sciences and a gold medal in Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management and International Trade from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT'), Delhi.

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Phone: 91 11 2584 6292
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Board Members Memberships

Chairman of the Board and Managing Director
Former Independent Director
Chairman and Managing Director
2004-2010
Former Chairman of the Board
2010-2011
Former Independent Director, Member of Audit Committee, Member of HR & Remuneration Committee and Member of Special Committee of the Board of Directors for Monitoring of Large Value Frauds
2010-Present
Non-Official Part-Time Director, Member of Ship Acquisition Committee and Member of Strategy Committee
2010-Present
Director, Member of Remuneration Committee and Member of Project Sub Committee
2010-Present
Independent Director, Chairman of Investors Grievance Committee, Member of Audit Committee and Member of Remuneration Committee
2011-Present
Non-Executive Independent Director, Member of Audit Committee and Member of CAPEX Committee
2011-Present
Non-Official Part-Time Director, Chairman of Committee On HR Policies / Remuneration, Member of Audit Committee, Member of Investor Grievance Committee, Member of Investment Committee and Member of Corporate Social Responsibility Committee

Education

BE
Birla Institute of Technology & Science
Postgraduate Diploma
PGDP 1972 batch of Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi