the speakers of The Growth Net 2013 Edition
President Corporate Strategy & Business Development, Aditya Birla Management Corporation Pvt. Ltd, India
Umesh Adhikary is President, Corporate Strategy & Business Development of Aditya Birla Group. Umesh has over 20 years experience encompassing corporate strategy, project financing, deal creation and M&A and has had successful stints in Tata Steel and Essar Group before joining Aditya Birla Group in 1999.
Since joining the Aditya Birla Group as Senior Manager, Umesh has played a pivotal role in developing strategic plans for various businesses, acquisitions and JVs including Garments, Metals, Carbon Black, Cement businesses that have significantly broadened the portfolio of the Group. At Tata Steel, he was responsible for operations and at Esar Steel he was responsible for arranging project financing of the 515 MW power project.
Umesh has earned a Bachelor of Technology degree in Mechanical Engeering from NIT, Rourkela and a post-graduate degree in Finance from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubneswar.