Mr. Ramesh Chandak is the Managing Director & CEO of KEC International Limited (KEC). He is a member on the Management Board of the RPG Group and serves on the Board of Raychem RPG Ltd., Global Procurement Consultants Ltd., SAE Towers Holdings LLC, USA and a host of other companies.
A professional with an all round commitment, Mr. Chandak is presently Chairman of the Transmission Line Division of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and Chairman of the Indo-Kazakhstan Business Council, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).
Mr. Chandak is a Chartered Accountant and has done Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School. The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India awarded him the 'CA Business Leader of the Year-2008'. At KEC, he has led the firm's transformation into being the world's largest transmission line construction company, assuming leadership when its turnover was Rs 501 cr. in 2002 and taking it to the current height of over Rs 7900 cr.
Recognized as an innovative and dynamic leader, Mr. Chandak has a varied geographical and industry experience. Apart from India, Mr. Chandak has worked in USA and Malaysia where he was associated with the Textile, Edible Oil and Engineering industries.
Mr. Chandak is an active participant and speaker at various national and international forums. He is looked upon as a role model by today's youth, not only for his sharp business acumen and leadership but also for his personal ethics and conduct.