Board of Directors

Mr. Ratan Jindal has more than 30 years of experience in the steel industry. He is closely involved in the overall strategy, direction and management of the Company. Under his guidance and leadership qualities, the Company has undergone massive expansion, whereby it has doubled its capacity by way of setting-up an integrated stainless steel facility in Orissa with an installed capacity of a 8,00,000 TPA.

A Commerce graduate and alumnus of the Wharton School of Management, Mr. Ratan Jindal's focus has not only been on producing world class stainless steel flat products but, also on promoting the usage of stainless steel. It is this vision of his, which has given birth to companies such as, Jindal Architecture, Jindal Stainless Steelway and Arttdinox. All these initiatives have played a major role in implementing Mr. Jindal's zeal for promotion of stainless steel and have in a small way played a role in shaping the modern urban infrastructure of the country, be it the Airports, Delhi Metro, Bus Shelters, or malls. These initiatives of his, have in their own small way have contributed in making India the third largest producer of stainless steel in the world, in little over four decades.

His apt leadership skills have made Jindal Stainless the largest integrated stainless steel producer in the country and has put Jindal Stainless amongst the top 10 global stainless steel producers. Today Jindal Stainless boasts of 1.8 million ton capacity and a revenue in excess of $ 2.0 bn USD.

Following on his father's footsteps, Shri O.P. Jindal who believed that, "without the upliftment of weak and backward sections of the society, a nation can never prosper", Mr. Ratan Jindal has made Corporate Social Responsibility an integral part of Inclusive Management. He is the Chairman of the Board of a 600 bedded multi-specialty charitable hospital and also devotes time to oversee the functioning of two large schools, where more than 4000 students from all sections of society get access to education and no differentiation is done between the have and the have not's

Mrs. Deepika Jindal is an art graduate. She has versatile experience in corporate and business management.

Mrs. Deepika Jindal, Managing Director of JSL Lifestyle Limited (brand arttdinox and ARC), subsidiary of the Company, is a name to reckon with when it comes to design. She initiated her design journey with manufacturing lifestyle products in Stainless Steel under the brand name of ‘arttd’inox’. It is under her able guidance and vision that arttdinox is one of India’s first blended lifestyle stainless steel accessories company having a world standard manufacturing unit producing products exclusively designed by a very able and talented team of designers. Nurturing the brand arttd’inox has grown on to give the country first Luxury Stainless steel modular kitchens and Stainless steel furniture. Under her aegis arttd’inox has won lot of highly acclaimed awards such as EDIDA, India Design Mark, Red Dot (honorary award).

Following her passion to promote stainless steel in all its forms, she founded ‘The Stainless’ an art gallery, where she patronizes artists to create beautiful pieces of art in this material, giving them all infrastructural and financial support.

Mrs. Jindal is also the Chairperson of O.P. Jindal Modern School and Vidya Devi Jindal School, Hisar. She’s been constantly mentoring the schools into very good educational institutions.

She is also the Chairperson of O.P. Jindal Cancer Hospital, N.C. Jindal Institute of Medical Care & Research, a 250 bed Multi Specialty Hospital – giving them the vision and guiding them to provide the best medical care to the people of Hisar and around. Always wanting to give back to the society Mrs. Jindal is the Chairperson of Jindal Stainless Foundation – a CSR wing of Jindal Stainless Limited. Recently under the same arena JSL Lifestyle Limited won the PDH Astitva award under Mrs. Jindal’s leadership.

Mr. Abhyuday Jindal is the youngest scion of the O.P Jindal Group. After graduating from Boston University with a B.A in Economics and a Minor in Business Management he entered the steel business as an apprentice for the JSW group under the leadership of Mr. Sajjan Jindal. During his time at JSW he evaluated the stake acquisition of Ispat Industries (India's 5th largest steel producer) and was involved in the post acquisition integration of JSW and Ispat. Following this he worked as an associate at Boston Consulting Group where he was responsible for specific components of projects in varied industries. He specifically worked on projects in the cement, steel, wind turbine and auto components industry and gained specialized knowledge into the working off companies that manufacture industrial goods.

Presently, he is the manager of supply chain and operations at Jindal Stainless Group of Companies. He also provides strategic vision and direction to the consortia of JSL. He has used his experience to manage the diversification charter at the JSL Group, which today is a business conglomerate with a turnover exceeding USD 6 billion. His focus is on devising blue ocean strategies that strengthen the overall brand proposition and exploring new growth avenues for building uncontested market leadership for the company.

Recently, Abhyuday Jindal was appointed VP of Infrastructure Industry and Logistics Federation of India. In this role Abhyuday works to forge strong public-private partnerships to ensure qualitative growth and performance in these sectors.

Mr. Nirmal Chandra Mathur is President of Indian Stainless Steel Development Association (ISSDA). He is also the Chairman of Steel Furnace Association of India (SFAI). A Graduate with B. Tech (Hons.) from India’s leading University - Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani. Mr. Mathur has worked in India with leading Industrial Houses for over 50 years and has been associated with Stainless Steel Industry for last 41 years. He has been invited to speak in global Stainless Steel, Nickel and Ferro Alloys Conferences worldwide since 1994. Presented papers in over 40 International events organized by Metal Bulletin, CRU, SMR, Stainless Steel Associations in China, Russia, Japan, S. Korea UK, EU, USA, Brazil, Australia, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and South Africa. He has been associated for 11 years with the “Market Development Committee” as well as “Economics & Statistics Committee” of ISSF (International Stainless Steel Forum), a global Stainless Steel Industry Association based in Brussels, Europe.

Maj. Gen. Kanwaljit Singh Thind, VSM (Retd.) has over 37 years of experience with progressive leadership, in the domain of Strategic and Operational Management, Human Resource Management, Organizational Development including Financial Planning of Procurement Procedures. He has recently retired as General Officer Commanding (CEO) from the Indian Army. During his tenure, he successfully served in various fields as CEO of an Army formation (Western Sector). He was also awarded most prestigious honour - Vishisht Seva Medal (VSM) in recognition for the outstanding contribution and devotion to duty in Army.

Maj. Gen. Kanwaljit Singh Thind, VSM (Retd.) is a post graduate in Defence Studies from University of Madras and has completed M. Phil in International Relations & Security. He is a keen Cricketer and led Haryana Cricket Team at National level.

Mr. Girish Sharma, IRS (Retd.) is a Commerce Graduate from Delhi University and has completed his Masters in Marketing and Business Management from the Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University.

Mr. Sharma served in the Indian Revenue Service (IRS) in various capacities (retired as Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Delhi), looking after Tax Administration, Analysis /Monitoring of Revenue planning and enhancement, Investigation and laying parameters for monitoring of financial system. During his service, he was also on deputation as Director with the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers handling Corporate Affairs, Disinvestment of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs). He had hands on experience with corporate management functions as a Director on the Board of a few PSUs and as Chairman & Managing Director, Pyrites Phosphates and Chemicals Ltd.

Post retirement, Mr. Sharma advised a large Indian Corporate, on implementing systems for re-orientation of business and assist people achieve goals / improve performance. Putting in place an organizational structure capable of handling strategic business growth and bring about systems and procedures whereby quality of the business is improved.

A post graduate in International Relations from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, Ms Arti Luniya brings along 37 years of rich experience in the steel industry. Being an effective strategizer, Ms Luniya has worked across various functions in the Steel Authority of India Ltd.(SAIL). From corporate communications, and marketing and sales, to coal procurement and risk management, Ms Luniya has rare insights into the supply chain and lifecycle of products in the steel industry. Additionally, she was also an Advisor to Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) at Harvard Kennedy School of Public Policy. She has been associated with Jindal Stainless since July 2018.

Mr. Jagmohan Sood did his graduation in Metallurgical Engineering in the year 1989 with excellent academic records. After graduation, he joined IIT Mumbai to pursue Masters in Material Technology. He started his professional career with SAIL and spent almost 5 years there. He has been associated with Jindal Group since 1995 and moving through various departments and functions, enriching his experience in the industry, rose to hold the current position. He has a rich experience of Steel and Stainless Steel industries, spanning more than 27 years.

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