Board of Directors

Shri Harsh V. Lodha (Chairman)

An eminent Chartered Accountant who has served various committees and working groups set up by Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI); Indian Chambers of Commerce, Kolkata; Department of Company Affairs, Government of India; Reserve Bank of India; apart from being a member of the Accounting Standards Board set up by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and alternate member of the National Advisory Committee on Accounting Standards set up by Government of India. He has handled professional advisory assignments in various fields and has been involved in various Trusts, Educational and Cultural Institutions.

Shri D. R. Bansal

Company Executive having rich and varied experience of over 5 decades in various facets of cable and other Industries including in the field of administration, production and marketing. His strength also includes strong relationship management, international alliances/tie ups and business development. He is actively associated with various cable industry forums in India and abroad and also served at the helm of all renowned power and telecommunication cables industry association(s) in India for several years.

Dr. Aravind Srinivasan

Administrator of a renowned eye hospital in India and MBA from University of Michigan Business School having varied experience in the field of finance and human resource development.

Shri Arun Kishore

Shri Arun Kishore holds Bachelor's Degree in Commerce from Punjab University (Chandigarh Campus). He is a fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He possesses varied post qualification experience of about 54 years. He was in Industry at senior position for 3 years. He is providing professional services in the field of Taxation, Audit, Finance, Tax Planning etc. He was on the Board of Securities Trading Company (NSE member) for nearly 20 years. He is an advisory Director with a VSLI/Chip Designing Company.

Shri K. Raghuraman

Chartered Accountant with more than three decades of professional experience in various Banks and holding very senior position including executive directorship of Punjab National Bank. He had held the position of Chairman of India Cooperation Committee of Master Card International & was also the Honorary Secretary of "Banks' Sports Board" of the Indian Banks' Association apart from being the member of various industry level Committees of IBA. He had participated in various International Conferences/Seminars/Investors' Meet in Australia, China, Bangkok, USA, Canada, etc.

Smt. Archana Capoor

Smt. Archana Capoor is a Science Graduate and MBA (Finance & Market Research) from Allahabad University. She possesses Corporate leadership experience of more than three decades. She has been the Chairperson and Managing Director of the Tourism Finance Corporation of India Ltd. (TFCI Ltd.) and the Finance Head of Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO).

She is Member Secretary & Project Advisor to Indian Trust for Rural Heritage and Development (ITRHD) and leading several projects to help the economically under privileged people under Corporate Social Responsibility.

Shri B. R. Nahar

Shri B.R. Nahar holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from University of Rajasthan. He is an eminent Chartered Accountant and has served in diverse fields at senior positions in large corporate houses. He in his last assignment served as the Managing Director of Birla Corporation Limited, the flagship Company of the M.P. Birla group. He was holding senior positions in many large bodies’ corporates for four decades. Business world magazine had identified him as the most valuable CEO among India’s mid-size Cement Companies at its issue dated November 29, 2010. He was an Executive Director of the Essar group, Mumbai, one of the largest diversified business houses in India. He is also holding a directorship, interalia, in Universal Cables Ltd., a promoter company of Birla Cable Ltd

Shri R. Sridharan ( Chief Executive Officer )

Mr. R. Sridharan is a qualified Engineer from BITS, Pilani and has rich experience of more than two decades in the fields of Telecom, Power and LPG industries. He worked in various domains of Projects, Manufacturing, Quality Control & Assurance, Marketing & Business Development, Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, HR and Administration, Product Development, etc.

He is at present working as CEO of Birla Cable Ltd. and also in Senior Management positions with other M.P. Birla Group of Companies, spearheading its various activities. He is also heading the Birla Group’s foray into LED Lighting Solutions as its CEO.