22 May 2012
NLMK appoints new vice-president for procurement
NLMK (LSE: NLMK) announces the appointment of Mr Brijesh Garg to the newly created position of Vice-President, Procurement. This appointment will improve the efficiency and operational flexibility of the Group's management structure.
In his new role, Mr Brijesh Garg will coordinate and oversee procurement processes in the best interests of NLMK Group.
Mr Brijesh Garg has over 12 years of experience in supply chain management and business processes re-engineering for large steel plants: Tata Steel, India, New-Zealand Steel (BlueScope Steel, Australia) and ArcelorMittal, Ukraine. He also has 13 year of experience in industrial engineering (mill logistics, HR planning, incentive system management, including labour efficiency improvement). Most recently he held the position of Chief Procurement Officer at ArcelorMittal, Ukraine. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree (Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India) with a major in Industrial Engineering. He is a certified SAP Solution Consultant and has CPIM Certification from American Production and Inventory Control Society (APICS).