Mr. Sunil Kumar Daga is a commerce graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata. He is an is an industry leader with over 50 years of experience in diverse sectors of tea, mining, engineering, trade and finance.
Board of Directors
Mr. Sushil Agarwal is currently Chief Financial Officer of the Aditya Birla Group. He serves as a Director on the Board of several Group companies including Essel Mining Industries Limited and is also a member of the Business Review Council of the Group.
Mr. Tuhin Kumar Mukherjee is an alumnus of IIT, Kharagpur with over four decades of professional experience in mineral & mining industry. He is currently advisor, Mineral Resources & Mining, and also director (non-executive), Essel Mining Industries Limited (EMIL). Formerly he led EMIL for over a decade as a managing director. He was business head of International Trading for five years.
Mr. Giriraj Maheswari is a commerce graduate from the St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and an industrialist.
Mr. Manish Newar is an MBA from Willamette University, USA and is an industrialist. He is the Managing director of Newar Group of Companies. He holds experience of two decades in marketing and branding.
Thomas Cherian, Managing Director of EMIL, has over three decades of experience in the mining sector across geographies.
With expertise in mining value chain, supply chain systems and project management, his competencies include strategic planning, new business development, mergers and acquisitions, and stakeholder and community engagement. Prior to joining the Aditya Birla Group, Thomas was the Managing Director of Tata Steel Mining Ltd.
Thomas is a mining engineer from Osmania University with management education from XLRI Jamshedpur in addition to executive development programme from CEDEP, France.