One of the world’s largest steel producers ThyssenKrupp, on Monday announced the appointment of Vivek Bhatia as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of ThyssenKrupp Industries India.
This appointment will be effective from January 1, 2019.
“I am pleased to welcome Vivek to his new role and thrilled to have his leadership at ThyssenKrupp Industries India. Vivek brings unparalleled domain and technical expertise to ThyssenKrupp,” ThyssenKrupp India CEO Ravi Kirpalani said in a statement.
Bhatia was earlier the CEO – Asia Pacific at ThyssenKrupp AG. Before that, he led strategy, markets, and development for the Asia Pacific region for the Group and was based in Singapore.
Prior to ThyssenKrupp, he worked for Boston Consulting Group, India.
Bhatia holds an MBA from IIM Calcutta, M Tech from IIT Delhi and BE from University of Delhi.