Mr.S.Sundarraman | Independent Director
Mr.S.Sundarraman is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India with over twenty five years of experience in the auditing and taxation with litigation experience.He has been consistently recognized for his ability to design and implement proactive, cost-saving solutions for businesses. He was the Chairman of Sothern India Region of the International Fiscal Association, an organization involved completely in the study of International/cross border taxation for the years 2010 & 2011.
His career of three decades was in the petrochemical Company, NOCIL Limited (a Joint Venture of SHELL and Arvind Mafatlal group), from 1967 as the first management trainee finally culminating as the works Director on the Board of the Company. He had two innings in SHELL at the Pernis Refinery 1973-75 and again in Shell HQ at The Hague in the HSEF and operational Excellence division.
His experience includes Manufacturing, Marketing, Commissioning the grass roots Agrochemicals project, auditing SHELL Chemical companies in Netherlands, Germany, France, Brazil, UK, China and India.
He joined Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) in 1997 as the President of the Patalganga manufacturing complex and subsequently was a part of the establishment of the world’s largest grass roots refinery at Jamnagar as president non fuels.
After successful commissioning of the complex he moved to Mumbai and established Group manufacturing services (GMS) for all the manufacturing plants of RIL. GMS delivered the dual role of Governance on behalf of the owners and rendered excellence into the manufacturing sites in Engineering, Technology, Operational excellence, HSEF and HR.
He has been instrumental in successful merger of IPCL sites and other acquisitions.
He has been instrumental in the Du Pont safety engagement in RIL, Business transformation at RIL and the evolution of Reliance management system. In his last job he was the Group President for the safety and operational Risk for the whole company.
He is a permanent invitee on the Board nominated Committee of Directors for HSEF.
He was the General Secretary of the Thane Belapur Industries Association, Chairman of the Expert committee of ICMA (ICC now) and is the honorary chairman of GEXCON India Advisory board.