Ms. Avantika Gupta
Chief Operating Officer
Ms. Avantika GuptaChief Operating Officer
Mr. V. Ravichandran
Head of Corporate Planning
Mr. V. RavichandranHead of Corporate Planning
Mr. V Ravichandran is a certified Indian Chartered Accountant with over 25 years of professional experience in accounting, internal audit, tax management, foreign exchange regulations and corporate finance. He has been associated with the OPG Group from its very inception and prior to that with Kanishk Steel Industries Limited.
Mr. Prashant Goyal
Head of Coal Procurement
Mr. Prashant GoyalHead of Coal Procurement
Mr. C.K. Sharma
Head of Shipping
Mr. C.K. SharmaHead of Shipping
Mr. Sharma is an MBA from FMS Delhi with over 35 years of experience in the field of Shipping. He oversees the shipping of OPG's imported coal and has been with the Group since 2010. He has previously worked for Shipping Corporation of India, Reliance Industries Ltd, ESSAR group, Norwegian Gas Carriers of Oslo and Contilines of Antwerp in senior management positions.
Mr. Ajay Paliwal
Mr. Ajay PaliwalStrategy Director
Ajay works closely with the CEO on the Group's strategy especially in the area of international financing - both equity and debt. In addition, he leads the Investor Relations for the Company. Mr. Paliwal is a UK Chartered Accountant and Chemical Engineer with over 25 years of experience. Presently a Partner at Jiva Capital, his previous appointments include Deputy CFO of Vedanta Resources Plc, Director of US listed Stillwater Mining, Director and Leader of UK Mining group at Ernst& Young leading FTSE100 listings, M&A transactions and IPOs. Prior to that he was with PwC, London and Middle East, focusing on resources, energy and fast-growth companies.