Hyderabad: Sanjay Singh, Divisional Chief Executive, ITC Ltd. – Paperboards & Specialty Papers Division is elected as the Chairman of CII Telangana for the year 2018-19.
A chemical engineer from IIT Kanpur, Singh joined the erstwhile ITC Bhadrachalam Paperboards Limited as a management trainee in 1977 and rose to become a whole time director in 1999. Consequent to the merger of ITC Bhadrachalam Paperboards Limited with ITC Limited in March 2002, he took charge of the Paperboards & Specialty Papers Division as Executive Vice President (Manufacturing) with responsibility for Bhadrachalam, Tribeni, Kovai and Bollaram units.
Singh was CII Telangana Vice Chairman for 2017-18. Singh succeeds V Rajanna, whose terms ends.
D Raju CEO & Managing Director for Kirby Building Systems India is elected as the Vice Chairman of CII Telangana for the year 2018-19.
Raju, a native of Nizamabad, is instrumental in the growth of pre-engineered steel building technology in India. Under his leadership, Kirby is successfully operating with over 25% market share and has two plants in Hyderabad & Haridwar.