Mr. Lalit Naik is the Managing Director of Aditya Birla Nuvo Limited and Sector Head - Chemicals Business. He is also the Business Head for the Agri and Insulators Businesses.
The Chemicals business has its manufacturing operations in India, Thailand and China. Mr. Naik provides strategic and operational leadership to these businesses, both in domestic and international sectors.
Mr. Naik has more than 25 years of rich professional experience in the field of chemicals and has worked in leadership positions in many companies. Prior to joining the Aditya Birla Group, he was the Regional MD Asia Pacific of Saint Gobain. He has also worked with BASF, Bharat Petroleum, Dow Chemicals India and Godrej Soaps.
He holds a bachelor of technology degree in chemical engineering from IIT Kanpur and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.