Board of Directors
Dr. Subhash Chandra, is the Non-Executive Chairman of the Board and promoter of Essel Group of Companies.
Mr. Jawahar Goel, is the Managing Director of the Company. Mr. Goel is actively involved in creation and expansion of Essel Group of Industries.
Mr. Arun Duggal, is an Independent Non-Executive member of the Board. Mr. Duggal is a Mechanical Engineer from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, and holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
Mr. Ashok Kurien, is a Non-Executive member of the Board. Mr. Kurien has been in the business of building brands for over 35 years, particularly in the fields of media and communication.
Mr. Bhagwan Dass Narang, is an Independent Non-Executive member of the Board. Mr. Narang is a Post Graduate in Agricultural Economics and brings with him 32 years of banking experience.
Mr. Eric Louis Zinterhofer is an Independent Non-Executive member of the Board. Prior to co-founding Searchlight Capital Partners, L.P. in 2010, Mr. Zinterhofer was a senior partner at Apollo Management, L.P., which he joined in 1998.
Mr. Mintoo Bhandari, is a Non - Executive nominee director of Apollo India Private Equity II (Mauritius) Limited on the Board of the Company with effect from October 27, 2010.
Pritam Singh (Dr.), is an Independent Non-Executive member of the Board. Dr. Singh is an M.Com (BHU), MBA (USA), Ph.D. (BHU) and author of seven academically reputed books and published over 50 research papers.
Mr. Lakshmi Chand, is an Independent Non-Executive Additional Director on the Board of the Company with effect from May 8, 2010. Mr. Lakshmi Chand is a Post Graduate in M.A (Eco) from Punjab University and is a Law Graduate from Delhi University.
Mr. Sanjay Hiralal Patel, is an Alternate Director to Mr. Mintoo Bhandari on the Board of the Company with effect from October 27, 2010. Mr. Patel received an engineering degree, magna cum laude, from Harvard and received his MBA from Stanford.