Mr. Naushad Akhter Ansari has taken over charge of Jindal Shadeed Iron and Steel (JSIS), Oman as Chief Executive Officer with effect from May 2012.
He started his career in Tata Steel, Jamshedpur in 1974 and worked there in various capacities for about 34 years. During this period he worked largely for modernising the steel plant and developed expertise in managing large projects.
He joined the JSPL group as Executive Director at Patratu unit in September 2008. During his tenure he was instrumental in successfully commissioning the two rolling mills of combined capacity of 1.6 MTPA.
Prior to joining JSIS, he was Executive Director in charge of JSPL, Raigarh as well as whole time Director of JSPL, India, the flagship company of JSPL group producing over 3.0 MTPA of steel through integrated rout. During his brief tenure at Raigarh, the plant achieved the rated capacity & went beyond it.
Mr. Ansari has 42 years of rich industry experience. He led a large workforce and had been responsible for several innovative practices. Under his dynamic leadership, various projects like SMS, Rolling Mills, Sinter plant, Blast Furnace, Raw Material Handling facilities and Power Plant etc. have been completed successfully.
Mr. Ansari obtained B.Sc. Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering from AMU, Aligarh in 1974, obtaining first class first position & thus securing gold medal. He has also done various management courses from Wharton School of Business, USA, INSEAD, Singapore and ISB, Hyderabad.