Bhubaneswar, 22/02/2014: Shri Ansuman Das, Chairman-cum-Managing Director of National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO) has been unanimously elected as the Chairman of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Odisha chapter, at its Annual General Meeting, held at Bhubaneswar, today. Shri Das succeeds Shri M.K. Gupta, as the Chairman of the apex body of the Industries.
A Mechanical Engineering from REC, Rourkela (Now National Institute of Technology) Shri Das has done his MBA from University of Hull, U.K, with a British Council Scholarship. Shri Das started his career with the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited and subsequently joined NALCO in 1982 and has worked in various capacities in NALCO. With more than three decades long professional association with the Aluminium Industry, Shri Das is very well known in industry circles.