Executive Team

The Board of Directors of the company consist of professionals with expertise in functions like finance, operations, business development, corporate planning, strategic management, etc. With a rich background in diverse sectors like power, ferro alloys, steel, sugar and banking, the Board spearheads the company's growth and all round performance.

The Board is assisted by a team of well experienced senior management executives.

Board of Directors
D. Ashok
K. Balarama Reddi
P. T. Vikram Prasad
Managing Director
Dr. E. R. C. Shekar
G. R. K. Prasad
Executive Director
Dr. M. V. G. Rao
C. V. Durga Prasad
Director - Business Development
Dr. D. Nageswara Rao
Dr. C. V. Madhavi
Nava Bharat (Singapore) Pte. Limited
Ashwin Devineni
Managing Director
Chief Financial Officer
T. Hari Babu
Company Secretary & Vice President
M. Subrahmanyam
Senior Management Team
P. J. V. Sarma
Senior Executive Vice President
Strategy & Planning
J. Ramesh
Executive Vice President - Odisha Unit
A.S.N. Murthy
Vice President
A. Venkata Rao
Executive Vice President
Vice President - Odisha Works
N. Prabhakar
Vice President - Sugar Division
Bob Sundram
(General Manager - Indonesia Operations)

An MBA from University of Wisconsin, USA with 30 years of top management experience in all facets of project management and manufacturing. Oversaw the growth of the Company into a diversified conglomerate with business interests in power generation, ferro alloys, mining and sugar and operations in India, South East Asia and Africa.

An Electrical Engineer with 40 years of experience in various senior positions including Chairman of Andhra Pradesh State Electricity Board. Possesses vast Accounting and Financial Management expertise. A Senior Consultant of Administrative Staff College of India for about 10 years. Held special positions like President, Central Board of Irrigation and Power, New Delhi. Recipient of several honours and awards.

An MBA from USA with 30 years of top management experience in sugar industry in policy formulation, corporate planning and overall management control with special emphasis on Financial Management. Steers the funding of Company's expansion schemes and ongoing operations through optimal mix of financial instruments.

A Ph.D. from Moscow Institute of Metallurgy, Russia, with over 40 years of experience in Iron and Steel Industry and over 20 years in the Chief Executive Cadre. Held top management positions including Managing Director of Bhilai Steel Plant and Vice Chairman of Steel Authority of India Limited.

A Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants and Institute of Company Secretaries of India with 30 years of experience in Finance and Accounts function in various capacities and organizations. An expert in Project Financing and M & A activities.

A Chemical Engineer with 40 years of industrial experience. Held very senior positions including Chairman and Managing Director of Vera Laboratories, Managing Director of A.P Paper Mills, Executive Director (Operations) of Tamilnadu Newsprint and Papers Limited, etc. Recipient of prestigious Honorary Doctorate - HONORIS CAUSA from Rohilkhand University, Bareilly and several other awards and honours.

A Graduate in Commerce with over 32 years of industrial experience covering a wide spectrum of commercial functions comprising global marketing of ferro alloys, sourcing of vital raw materials from indigenous and international suppliers with long term tie-ups.

A Post Graduate in Electronic Engineering and a Doctorate from University of Strathclyde, U.K. Promoted Duke Arnics which gained global recognition in Electricity Metering, Monitoring and Management Systems. A patron of educational and research institutions and a visiting faculty member at Engineering Staff College of India and Rural Electricity Institute.

M.Tech in Machine Design with rich Experience in project appraisals, analyses, restructuring, Audits & Certificates, Development of Systems & Procedures and industrial Consultancy.

A Ph.D. in Business Management and master’s and M.Phil in Sociology, with about two decades of experience in research and consultancy in Organisation Development and Change. Worked with Centre for Organization Development, Hyderabad and provided consultancy inputs to major industrial organizations like SAIL, VSP, BEL, Power Grid Corporation, Crompton Greaves, etc. An expert in facilitating executive development programmes on themes like Change Management, Leadership, Team Development, Managerial Effectiveness, etc. Author of the book titled “Change and Turbulence in SAIL: A Story of Fluctuating Fortunes”. Presented papers at several national and international conferences.

A graduate in Industrial Engineering from the University of Washington, USA with senior management experience in business development in the power, mining, agriculture and enterprise software sectors. Played crucial roles in corporate acquisitions across North America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.

An Associate Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India , with 23 years of experience in Finance, Accounts and Taxation. Heads the Finance and Accounts function of the company.

A Fellow Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India, a Post Graduate in Law with additional qualification in IRPM, possessing more than 30 years of experience in various functional fields including as CEO/Executive Director of Hyderabad Stock Exchange. He is the Compliance Officer and In-charge of secretarial and legal matters.

A qualified Chemical Engineer, Cost Accountant and Post graduate in Financial Management with over 25 years of experience in Corporate and Project Finance, Banking, Risk Management and Corporate Strategy. Served on the Boards of many large companies.

A Graduate in Commerce and a Post Graduate in Marketing Management from Golden State University, USA, with 28 years of industrial experience in marketing, raw materials, coordination with government, logistics and administration. Heads the overall management of the Company's Ferro Alloy Plant and Power Plant in the State of Odisha.

A Graduate in Mechanical Engineering and a Post Graduate in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, with more than 30 years of experience in diverse fields comprising Design & Development, Industrial Engineering, Production Control, Project Planning and Coordination, Quality & Environment Management Systems, 5-S, ERP, Corporate Communications, HRD, Administration, etc. Functions from Corporate Office in Hyderabad, India.

A Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with 35 years of experience in design, maintenance and operations . Possesses rich experience in execution of power projects and operation of thermal power plants. Heads the Company's Power Plant and Ferro Alloy Plant at Paloncha in the State of Andhra Pradesh.

A Master of Arts (Labour & Social Welfare) with more than 25 years of rich industrial experience in various aspects of Human Resource Management and Organization Development. An accomplished change agent. Heads the Company’s Ferro Alloy and Power Plants at Kharagprasad in the State of Odisha.

A Graduate in Science and qualified Sugar Technologist (Associate of National Sugar Institute) with 30 years of experience in operation, expansion and modernization of sugar plants. Heads the Company's Sugar Division with operations at Samalkot and Dharmavaram in the State of Andhra Pradesh.

A Graduate in Electrical Engineering from New Zealand and an MBA from Henley Management College, UK. A senior executive in ABB Alstom for 20 years in their International Power Projects Development Division. Possesses 6years of experience in developing Coal Mining Business in Indonesia.