Tata BlueScope Steel, an equal joint venture between Tata Steel and BlueScope Steel, Australia, has appointed Mr. Riten Choudhury as the Managing Director effective from September 1, 2013.
Prior to this appointment, Mr. Riten Choudhury was Vice President of the Building Products business of Tata BlueScope Steel since 2010, and has successfully led the business towards sustained growth and high performance.
Mr. Choudhury has a rich experience in fields such as Profit Centre Management, Strategy, Sales and Marketing. He has held various senior positions within the Tata group. He has a graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur in Marketing and Finance. He is a Chevening Scholar and has been awarded the ‘Chevening Manager for Leadership’ scholarship by the British Government.
About Tata BlueScope Steel Limited
Tata BlueScope Steel is an equal joint venture between Tata Steel and BlueScope Steel, Australia in the field of coated steel, steel building solutions and related building products. The Company operates in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) region.
The company’s Coated Steel business markets metallic coated and pre-painted steel, for the building and construction industry. The Coated Steel manufacturing facility is located at Jamshedpur.
The Building Solutions business manufactures and supplies pre-engineered building solutions. The Building Products business manufactures and supplies roll-formed roofing and wall cladding solutions and related building components. The company’s building solutions and building products businesses have state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities at Pune (Maharashtra), Chennai(Tamil Nadu), Bhiwadi (Rajastan) and Jamshedpur (Jharkhand), supported by a wide network of regional and sales offices located across India.
Tata BlueScope Steel’s core values are Safety, Trust, Human Dignity and Excellence. The company consistently works towards "Creating Your New World in Steel".