Dr. Santrupt Misra is currently Chief Executive Officer, Birla Carbon, Director, Chemicals, Fertilisers & Insulators,Director, Group Human Resources, for the Aditya Birla Group.
An HR professional and a business leader of standing for over 30 years, Dr. Misra has worked at board level for close to two decades in several companies, and non-profit organisations in India and overseas. He is an Independent Director on the board of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.; Chairperson of the Board of Governors of National Institute of Technology, Rourkela; and a part of the managing committee of Aston Business School Advisory Board (UK) and the board of Xavier’s Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar. He was a member of the SHRM Certification Commission, USA, for three years.
Dr. Misra holds post graduate degrees in political science and in personnel management & industrial relations, as well as two PhDs in public administration and industrial relations, from India and the UK respectively. He is a Fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources (NAHR), USA; an Honorary Fellow of the Coaching Federation of India; an Eisenhower Fellow; an Aston Business School Fellow; an AIMA Fellow and a Commonwealth Scholar.
Aditya Birla Management Corporation Pvt. Ltd., d/b/a Aditya Birla Group, is an Indian multinational conglomerate, headquartered in Worli, Maharashtra, India. It operates in 34 countries with more than 120,000 employees. The group was founded by Seth Shiv Narayan Birla in 1857. The group has interests in viscose staple fibre, metals, cement (largest in India), viscose filament yarn, branded apparel, carbon black, chemicals, fertilisers, insulators, financial services and telecom. The group had a revenue of approximately ₹3,42,930 crore (US$48.3 billion) in 2019.