Hemant Kumar is an alumnus of Shri Ram College of Commerce and did B.Com(Hons.). He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India & Associate member of Institute of Cost Accountants of India. He has over 28 years of experience with leading industrial houses of India like Dalmia Cement, Jindal Saw Limited, Hero Motors and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited and has been instrumental in efficient managing the treasury functions and largely responsible for handling a wide portfolio of corporate finance functions. He is associated with JSPL for more than 9 years and is a strategic planner with cross functional experience of working in close coordination with senior leadership teams in formulation of Business Strategy for operating plans and long term plans including Evaluation & recommendation of New Projects and Project Cost Management & achieving a common shared vision for the organization involving complexities of regulatory & business environment through in-depth working knowledge of corporate finance. He is responsible for planning, leading and monitoring debt of the company with an objective to optimize the cost of capital, overall health of balance sheet, driving performance in profit and cash, treasury, investor relations, credit ratings, Corporate Taxation and Planning, secretarial, controllership, recording & reporting and other key strategic matters from time to time.