Mr Vidya Rattan Sharma is a leading Technocrat with more than 37 years of experience in Steel, Power, Cement and Mining Industry. At present he is working as the Managing Director of Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL), one of India’s leading conglomerates with interests in Steel,Power, Mining and Infrastructure. He joined JSPL in June 2019. During his tenure, JSPL has undertaken several steps to transform itself and shown excellent performance on all fronts. This includes an impressive higher production and Sales turnover during theCovid-19 induced economically challenging period. Under his leadership JSPL recorded its highest ever consolidated EBIDTA figure in Q1 FY21.
Mr Sharma has worked in different parts of the world with various organisations. Prior to joining JSPL, he worked with Abul Khair Group of Bangladesh as MD. He has also worked in UAE and Africa for 5 years. Before that Mr Sharma was Dy MD & CEO (Steel) of JSPL. He has also worked with ISPAT Industries, Bhushan Steel Group and Socialist Steel Libya in senior positions. Mr Sharma is a qualified Mechanical Engineer. He holds a degree in MBA from the United Kingdom.