CEAT appoints Debi Prasad Das as Senior Vice President – Human Resources
Pune (Oct 28, 2014): CEAT Ltd., one of India’s leading tyre manufacturerswith strong presence in both domestic and international markets, has appointed Mr. Debi Prasad Das as Senior Vice President – Human Resources.Mr. Das will be based at the CEAT headquarters in Mumbai and will be responsible for Human Resources and Employee Relations functions at the company.Mr. Das’s appointment is part of the vision adopted by CEAT to have the best of the industry leaders at the helm of the company.
Mr. Das comes with a rich and varied heritage of 25 yearsof experience across Manufacturing and IT industries. His last appointment before joining CEAT was as SVP – HR Quality, Risk, Compliance, and Control at Atos Global. He has also had stints in Tech Mahindra, Godrej- GE Appliances, Advani Oerlikon Ltd, Indo-Afrique Paper Mills, Amey Consultants and VIP industries.
Commenting on his appointment, Anant Goenka, Managing Director, CEAT Ltd said, “We are delighted to have Mr. Das on board. I am confident that his rich experience will help create a significant impact on our people strategy and processes as we enter an exciting phase of growth. With his appointment, we are hoping to expand on the already well-established training and development programmes and ensure an overall HR strategy that is in tune with CEAT’s business philosophy.”
After completing his Bachelor of Commerce, Mr.Das completed his management studies from Pune University. In addition, he has also done his B.A LLB and advance Business Management for Senior Indian Executives from INSEAD.Passionate about going on long drives and exploring new destinations, Mr. Das dedicates some of his time working for charitable organisations.