The company also elevated the role of NL Vhatte to CEO- ESL Steel.
Vedanta has announced the appointment of Sauvick Mazumdar as CEO of Vedanta’s Iron and Steel Sector. Prior to this appointment, Sauvick was the CEO of Vedanta Iron and
Ferro Alloys Business.
Sauvick has been associated with the Group for almost 25 years and has diversified experience in Iron & Steel sector including mining, exploration, logistics, iron making and business development. He was appointed as the CEO of the Sesa Goa Iron Ore Business in 2019. Post the acquisition of FACOR, Sauvick has also been leading the Iron & Ferro Alloys Business of Vedanta.
Also, NL Vhatte, who was Director, Vedanta – Value Added Business has now been appointed as CEO- ESL Steel.
NL Vhatte, who has rich diversified experience of close to three decades in Pig Iron, Metallurgical Coke, Steel Making and Waste Heat Recovery Power plants will now Head ESL Steel, which was acquired by Vedanta to diversify into the steel industry in 2018.
Commenting on the two top-level appointments, Vedanta Group CEO Sunil Duggal said “At Vedanta, our constant endeavor is to develop leaders from within the organization. I congratulate Sauvick Mazumdar and NL Vhatte for this much-deserved elevation. With their rich and diversified experience, I am sure that we will take our Iron & Steel business to greater heights with strong emphasis on safety, environment and sustainable growth.”