Mr. Pankaj Kumar, Vice President (Commercial- Soda Ash) division is responsible for supply chain – inbound and outbound. These include procurement and logistics of MRO items, Capex, Fuel and Chemicals, Import procurement of spares and basic Raw materials, Strategic sourcing as well as project procurement plus logistics of finished goods.
His previous experience includes leading business consulting assignments both overseas as well as domestically. His successful initiatives in materials management include Bulk , spares and services procurement, Project procurement, BPR of materials division, Strategic sourcing and instituting best practices. He joined GHCL in 2011 as General Manager, Commercial. Mr. Kumar has a rich and varied experience of almost two decades and has worked with companies like Tata Steel, Vedanta Resources and Wipro Technologies.
A PGDBM from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar and a Bachelor of Mechanical engineering from I.I.T.BHU, Pankaj is an active supply chain professional and has been participating in several Supply chain events, summits and conferences. He has often been invited as a Guest speaker at National Supply chain summits, Conferences and various MBA institutes.