Since April 2012 to January 2017 was Vice President, Procurement at NLMK.
He started his career in 1985 with Tata Steel, India as Industrial Engineer and moved through various positions within the company and worked with other steel plants in New-Zealand Steel (BlueScope Steel, Australia) and ArcelorMittal, Kazakhstan & Ukraine.
He has about 14 years of experience in supply chain management and business processes re-engineering in steel industry and. 13 year of experience in industrial engineering.
Holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree with a major in Industrial Engineering, has CPIM Certification from American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS) and is a certified SAP Solution Consultant.