Mr. D.K. Saraogi is one of the senior most employees of JSPL, working presently as Chief operating Officer & DCPP | Machinery Division | Cement Division | SSD of Jindal Steel & Power Limited, Raigarh.
Mr. Saraogi has been a force to reckon with, given his committed and tenacious management/ execution capabilities has spearheaded our 6 MPTA mega steel plant project at Angul and put it in a sweet spot to reap the benefits of our collective hard work. Much of credit to our turnaround journey goes to the unrelenting efforts of Mr. Saraogi to bring the Angul Plant in its Operation phase.
Mr. Saraogi was earlier Executive President and Head, Jindal Shadeed Iron & Steel LLC in Oman. He was given the charge of the Oman operations immediately after the acquisition of Shadeed Iron and Steel LLC in July 2010. Under his able leadership, the plant started production almost five months ahead of schedule with the production of Hot Briquetted Iron (HBI) on December 05, 2010.
He has more than 30 years of association with the company out of a total of 37 years of professional experience. Mr. Saraogi holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Government Engineering College, Jabalpur in the year 1981. Mr. Saraogi started his career in Jindal group with Jindal Hisar, Haryana, in Nov. 1988, where he successfully commissioned the pilot plant facilities for the production of Sponge Iron / Pig Iron and Ferro-alloys using Rotary Kiln for pre-reduction followed by smelting in Submerged Arc Furnace. He was then transferred as Manager [Works] in the year 1988 at Raigarh, Chhattisgarh and successfully executed a number of projects successfully and demonstrated his mettle to rise to the top management in the organization.