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Naresh Kumar
  • Naresh Kumar

Former CEO|ED|COO| Now Mentor & Guide | 39 years in the global Corporate World


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I am a BITS Pilani alumni with 39 years of work experience across various sectors and industries. 

Professional Experience

  • CEO  & ED for GMR Ferro Alloys, COO for GMR Sugars and BSL (Coal subsidiary of GMR Group in Indonesia), CEO of a water treatment company.
  • Nominated Board Member as a GMR nominee for 3 companies in Indonesia.
  • Turned around a loss making Ferroalloys business into profits and hived it off to an acquirer for a significant profit.
  • Headed operations of GMR sugars. Oversaw operations and eventually sold division to an acquirer resulting in significant profit.
  • GM Marketing for a Pharmaceutical machinery company.
  • 19 years’ experience in Thermax spread across multiple domains. Generated a major revenue stream by establishing the South East Asia office. Headed the Fan division upon return to India.


Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Chemical Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani.
  • Master of Business Administration in Marketing and Finance from Osmania University, Hyderabad.
  • Technical Manufacturing techniques training at  “Association for Overseas Technical Scholarship (AOTS)” , Japan.
  • Leadership Development program at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.