Board of Directors
Mr. Sajjan Jindal
Chairman & Managing Director, Non-Independent Executive Director
Mr. Jindal holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the Bangalore University. He is also the principal promoter of the Company. Mr. Jindal’s dedication to the cause of a self-reliant India is reflected in the technological innovations that define and set apart each JSW company. Under his leadership, JSW Group over the years has expanded in other core sectors of the economy, such as Steel, Power, infrastructure building and Cement. Today, the JSW Group runs some of the most energy efficient and eco-friendly manufacturing facilities in the country. Mr. Jindal also serves as council member of the Indian Institute of Metals and is also a member of the Executive Committee and Chairman of the Sustainability Committee of World Steel Association, as well as the former President of Institute of Steel Development and Growth.. In 2007, he was named the Ernst and Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ in the manufacturing category. In 2009, he was honoured with the Willy Korf Ken Iverson Steel Vision Award by the American Metal Market & World Steel Dynamics.
Mr. Nirmal Kumar Jain
He holds a Bachelor degree in Commerce and is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. Mr. Jain who joined the JSW Group in 1992, held positions of increasing responsibilities including as Director-Finance in 1994, Deputy MD & CEO in 1996 and Executive Vice-Chairman of Jindal Iron & Steel Co. Ltd. Mr. Jain has over four decades of wide experience in the areas of mergers and acquisition, finance, law and capital restructuring. Mr. Jain ceased to be the Executive Vice Chairman of the Company with effect from 31st August 2013 while continuing as Director. His deep knowledge and astute eye for all aspects of business have helped establish JSW as a still-rapidly growing diversified conglomerate.
Mr. Kantilal Narandas Patel
Mr. Kantilal Narandas Patel is a Commerce Graduate from Mumbai University and a Fellow Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He has long association of over 23 years with JSW Group, with significant contribution in the areas of Financial Management, Management Information Systems, Corporate Taxation, Corporate Finance, Investment, Mergers/ Acquisitions/ Restructuring/ Reorganisation and Fund Management, etc. Mr. Patel possesses over 43 years of rich and varied experience and has an outstanding performance record during his association with the JSW Group since August, 1995.
Mr. Atul Desai
Mr. Atul Desai is a Bachelor in Science, L.L.B & Solicitor. He is a partner of Kanga & Company, Advocates & Solicitors since 1st April, 1980. He has handled and dealt with various merger & amalgamation matters in the High Court and also takeover of companies and other corporate matters and commercial arbitrations and litigations.
Mr. Imtiaz Qureshi
Mr. I. Qureshi, proprietor of M/s. I. Qureshi & Associates, Chartered Accountants, is a ACA & FCS. Mr. Qureshi is in practice for more than 17 years and specialized in providing financial, legal, accounting, tax and management consultancy services. Prior to his practice, Mr. Qureshi worked with the erstwhile Jindal Iron and Steel Company Limited (JISCO), heading the group’s legal, secretarial, tax and corporate affairs functions. Mr. Qureshi has over 32 years of post qualification experience in business structuring, corporate secretarial and legal functions, off shore business structuring, taxation, joint ventures/ collaborations and merchant banking services.
Mrs. Sutapa Banerjee
Mrs. Sutapa Banerjee is a Bachelor in Science (Honours) in Economics from Calcutta University and has completed PGDPM, (Gold medalist in Economics) from XLRI, Jamshedpur in the year 1989.
She has expertise for over 23 years in the financial services industry across 2 multinational banks and a boutique Indian Investment bank. She has over 16 years’ experience in senior leadership roles, with 11 being in setting up from scratch and heading the private banking business in two organizations with proficiency in start-ups, including writing the business case, creating the business model, operating model, processes and client propositions. She has skills in acquiring, creating and managing portfolios of ultra HNIs and adept at integrating businesses, inspiring and managing change in both nascent and evolving market environments, as also in commoditized markets.