Dr. Rakesh Kulshreshtha is PhD in Management, A highly accomplished and performance driven, professional with four decades of experience and exposure in different functions at middle and senior management level. Known for domain knowledge, business acumen and a flair for innovation and systems improvement, for providing leadership to people, delivering excellence, with a clear focus on results and ability to effectively deal with complex situations.
I superannuated from SAIL in October, 2012 where I was heading Corporate Planning as Executive Director (Incharge) responsible for Strategic Planning, Annual Business Plans, Joint Ventures (JVs), M&As, Business Development, Strategic Alliances, IT and Business Excellence. SAIL is India's largest steel producing Public Sector Company, with an annual turnover of about INR 510,000 Million (~ USD 10 billion). I was instrumental in negotiating and concluding several strategic alliances in SAIL. I, as head of Business Excellence, introduced and successfully spearheaded implementation of Balance Score Card and Integrated Systems Management in SAIL. I also had a brief stint in SAIL HQs as Executive Director (P&A).