Mr. Muthuraman Balasubramanian Independent Director
Muthuraman Balasubramanian is an Independent Director of our Company. He is a professional with around 48 years of experience. He holds a bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and a master’s degree in business administration from the Xavier Labour Relations Institute, Jamshedpur. Muthuraman joined Tata Steel Limited in 1966 and has held various positions at Tata Steel Limited including Vice-President (Marketing and Sales), Vice President (Cold Rolling Mill Projects) and Managing Director.
He served on the board of Bosch India Limited for six years. He was also on the board of directors of Tata Industries Limited. He was the chairman of the Board of Governors of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur and Xavier Labour Relations Institute, Jamshedpur.
Currently, he is also on the board of directors of Sundaram Fasteners Limited. Muthuraman has been conferred with the prestigious 'Padma Bhushan' award in 2012, by the Government of India. He received the Tata Gold Medal in 2002 from the Indian Institute of Metals, Calcutta for his significant contribution to the metallurgical industries particularly to iron and steel industry.