Management team

Management Team

Vimal Kejriwal
Vimal Kejriwal
Managing Director & CEO

Mr. Vimal Kejriwal is the Managing Director & CEO and a Member of the Board of KEC International Limited. Additionally, he serves as a Director on Board of SAE Towers Holdings LLC, USA, a wholly owned subsidiary of KEC International Ltd.

With over 32 years of rich& diversified corporate experience including 12 years in KEC, Mr. Kejriwal has received numerous honors and accolades. He has significantly contributed in turning around KEC into a highly profitable company. He has also been instrumental in successfully bolstering the company's international exposure. Under his initiative and direction, apart from entering 19 new countries, KEC also acquired SAE Towers headquartered in USA having factories in Brazil and Mexico. With this acquisition, KEC became the largest globally operated tower manufacturing company in the world.In KEC,consistently for the past three years he has been lauded and recognized with the "Outstanding Achiever Award", one of the most prestigious RPG Group Annual Awards, for his outstanding performance and commitment towards KEC.

Earlier in his career at KEC, he has held many leading top managerial positions since the time he joined the company in September 2002 as the Chief Financial Officer. In 2006, he took over as Executive Director - International Transmission Business. In 2010, he was elevated as President - Transmission, managing the Domestic & International transmission Business including Supply Chain as well as responsible for SAE Tower's business since the time it was acquired in 2010. In 2013, his responsibility was extended to include KEC's power distribution business as well. As the President of T&D Business he has been managing the Supply Chain, Domestic and International Transmission & Power Systems Businesses (Distribution) for KEC including SAE.

A former Chairman of the International Business Division of Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturers' Association (IEEMA), Mr. Kejriwal is also active on the industry front.

Mr. Kejriwal is a distinguished alumnus of the Kellogg School of Management, USA and Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies (NMIMS), India. He is also a meritorious Chartered Accountant and a Member of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India.

Rakesh Amol
Rakesh Amol
President - Infrastructure & Cables

Mr. Rakesh Amol , has nearly 3 decades of Global experience in managing organizations of manufacturing & EPC business, across a range of sectors like Power, Oil & Gas , Iron & Steel and other industries. He is a B.E. (Mechanical) from BITS Mesra with an MBA in Finance from FMS -Delhi University.

Randeep Narang
Randeep Narang
President - Transmission & Distribution, International

Mr. Randeep Narang has over 25 years of experience in the Tyre and Telecommunications sector. He has worked in top managerial positions across various companies. He was the Managing Director and CEO of Ceat, Kelani, Sri Lanka. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President in Reliance Communication. He is a commerce graduate and an MBA from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.

Rajeev Aggarwal
Mr.Rajeev Aggarwal
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Rajeev Aggarwal is a Chartered Accountant with rich experience in varied areas of finance. In his career spanning 25 years, he has worked on financial planning, fund raising including public Issues, and financial management functions specifically in the Infrastructure and Core sectors with organizations like Shapoorji Pallonji Infrastructure, Jindal Steel & Power, Gujarat Flurochemicals, Cosmo Films and IFCI. Prior to joining KEC, he was the CFO of Essar's Power Business Group.

 Vasudevan Narasimha
Vasudevan Narasimha
Executive Director - Human Resource

Mr. Vasudevan Narasimha is a post graduate in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations from Tata Institute of Social Sciences. He has over 28 years of experience in the manufacturing across Asia Pacific and in Banking across Asia, Africa, Middle East, Europe and the Americas.

Nikhil Gupta
Anand Kulkarni
Senior Vice President - Business Operations

Mr. Kulkarni has more than 29 years of rich corporate experience across companies in the manufacturing sector. He is a Meritorious Mechanical Engineer from Karnataka University and an alumnus of IR-Yale University from where he did Advanced Leadership Management.

Nikhil Gupta
Gustavo Cedeno
Chief Executive Officer - SAE Towers

"Gus Cedeno is the CEO for SAE Towers, having joined the organization in August 2015. Gus has spent his career in various leadership positions within the Energy, Power Generation and Oil & Gas industries, including President & CEO for CAT ISO - Joint Venture between EATON Plc and CATERPILLAR Inc.; engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of Paralleling Switchgear Solutions for both stand-by and prime power applications, Regional Vice-President North America for EATON Plc's Electrical Sector , Latin America Managing Director for Powerware Inc., an Invensys Company, manufacturing Uninterruptable and Telecom Power Systems, General Sales Manager - Wood Group Power, developing Turbomachinery based solutions for the Power Generation and O&G segments, Commercial Director, VP of Technical Services, Business Development Manager, Project Manager and Senior Systems Engineer for VT Group Plc, EPC-Power Generation and Automation solutions provider in the Turbomachinery segment, Engineering and Maintenance Supervisor Compression Plants and T&D for Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA); State owned O&G company. He earned an Executive MBA in International Business from the University of Houston in Texas, and a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with a specialization in Power Systems from the Polytechnic Institute of the Armed Forces in Venezuela. Gus has published several papers for the power industry on the topics of Industrial automation and Turbomachinery controls."

Nikhil Gupta
Nikhil Gupta
Executive Director - Cables

Mr. Nikhil Gupta is a Chartered Accountant by profession and a rank holder of the Institute. He is also an Economics Honours graduate from the University of Delhi. He has over three decades of experience, initially with Price Waterhouse Coopers and thereafter, Raychem RPG Ltd, a joint venture with Tyco Inc., USA where he held various positions in Finance, HR, Co Secretary, Supply Chain and Marketing, before joining RPG Cables Ltd, as CFO in 2001. He was elevated to the position of Managing Director at RPG Cables Ltd in 2005 where he was instrumental in its turnaround from a sick company, until its merger with KEC International Ltd in 2010.

Rajeev Dalela
Rakesh Gaur
Chief Executive - Railways

Mr. Rakesh Gaur has more than three decades of global experience in handling infrastructure and power Transmission & Distribution projects. He is a B. E. (Electrical) from M.S. University, Vadodara with an MBA in International Business.