Newsmakers

NOVEL LEADER

March 2019
Bimlendra Jha has been newly appointed as the Managing Director & CEO of Ambuja Cement. The company’s board inducted him as Additional Director 
and Managing Director & CEO-Designate. As reported, Jha will look after operations in the UK, Sweden and Canada. The former CEO of Tata Steel, UK, has spent nearly three decades with the steel tycoon, having held multiple leadership roles, including Executive Chairman, Long Products Europe; and Executive Director on the Board of Tata Steel Europe. Jha has been actively involved in strategic portfolio restructuring and supply chain transformation in Europe and market development, sales and brand management, and innovation in construction practices in India, as per an Ambuja Cement statement. Now, in his new stint at Ambuja Cement, we wish Jha the best, and are confident he will steer the company to newer heights.