India: Management Change Sanjiv Lal is New Managing Director and CEO of Rallis India
Lal currently occupies the chief operating officer post at Tata Chemicals and has over 35 years of rich and varied experience across Hindustan Lever and Tata Chemicals.
Mumbai/India – The board of directors at its meeting held on February 9, 2019 has unanimously approved the appointment of Sanjiv Lal as Managing Director and CEO of the company for a period of five years from April 1, 2019 to March 31, 2024 (both days inclusive), subject to the approval of the shareholders. R Mukundan, currently the Managing Director and CEO will relinquish his role on March 31 2019, while continuing as non-executive director on the board.
Lal is currently the chief operating officer (India Chemicals Business) at Tata Chemicals, the parent entity. He has over 35 years of rich and varied experience across Hindustan Lever and Tata Chemicals. A chemical engineer from IIT Delhi by qualification, he has handled both line and staff responsibilities in his career.