Mr. Shivesh Kumar Sinha was appointed as a Director of the Company in 2007. Since then, he has established himself as a key member of the Board of Directors with his widespread knowledge and experience. He is also the Chairman of Lafarge Umiam Mining Pvt Ltd., the Indian subsidiary company of Lafarge Surma Cement Ltd.
Prior to joining in Lafarge Mr. Sinha worked with PriceWater House London and Unilever P.L.C. He has worked in senior capacities in different functions like Finance, Strategy & Business Development, HRD.
He joined Lafarge India in 2001 as CFO and held additional responsibilities for Legal, Corporate Affairs & Communication and Corporate Social Responsibility. He moved to Lafarge Asia based in Kuala Lumpur in 2005 responsible for Business Development in Asia. He retired in 2012 and now acts as a Consultant.
Born in 1946, he is an Alumnus of The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and a Economics graduate of Patna University. He is also alumni of Newfield Network, Boulder CO USA as an Ontological Coach.