Sunil Bhaskaran, 54, is a Tata Group veteran with a rich career spanning 30 years across various roles in Tata Steel and Tata International.
In his previous role as Vice President, Corporate Services at Tata Steel, Bhaskaran held a diverse portfolio, providing leadership for such functions as regulatory affairs, procurement, corporate communications and external relations, corporate social responsibility, corporate administration, security, medical services and aviation services, along with the administration of civic services at Jamshedpur.
Additionally, he was the Chairman of Tata Steels Global Wires Business, along with other Tata Steel subsidiaries, namely Jamshedpur Utilities and Services Company Limited (JUSCO), SIW (Thailand), TSN Wires (a joint venture in Thailand with Nichia Steel Wires, a direct affiliate of Nippon Steel Corporation) and Indian Steel & Wire Products.
Bhaskaran sits on the Global Advisory Board of Social Accountability International (SAI) New York, and is a former chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Jharkhand State Chapter.
He is also the founder Director of Jamshedpur Football Club in India’s premier football league, Indian Super League, and a National Council member of the All India Management Association.
A chemical engineer from the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and a management graduate from the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, Bhaskaran is also an Alumni of CEDEP, located on the INSEAD campus in Fontainebleau, France.