Pidilite Industries, a leading manufacturer of adhesives, sealants and construction chemicals in India has appointed Rajeev Vasudeva as Additional Director (Independent) on its Board effective from September 10, 2020.
Rajeev, an MBA from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, US and LLB from University of Delhi is also a Fellow Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He had a long association with Egon Zehnder, a premier global leadership advisory firm and was their global CEO till December 2018. In March 2019, Rajeev was appointed as the Chairman of Centum Learning and he is also a Board member of Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, a listed entity on the NYSE and TSX.
Speaking on the appointment, Bharat Puri, Managing Director, Pidilite Industries said, “We are delighted to welcome Rajeev on the Board of Pidilite. With his global experience and strong track record of leading businesses and providing governance advice, we are confident that Rajeev’s induction will add a lot of value to the Board.”
While talking about his appointment, Rajeev Vasudeva said, “I have long admired Pidilite’ s pioneering spirit in building brands that have endured over the years. Their unwavering commitment to a sustainable vision is amply demonstrated by the ethical values and social responsibilities they stand by. I very much look forward to contributing to its continued growth and success story ahead.”
Pidilite Industries Limited is a leading manufacturer of adhesives and sealants, construction chemicals, craftsmen products, DIY (Do-It-Yourself) products and polymer emulsions in India. Our products range also includes paint chemicals, automotive chemicals, art materials and stationery, fabric care, maintenance chemicals, industrial adhesives, industrial resins and organic pigments and preparations. Most of the products have been developed through strong in-house R&D. Its brand Fevicol has become synonymous with adhesives to millions in India and is ranked amongst the most trusted brands in the country. Some of its other major brands are M-Seal, Fevikwik, Fevistik, Roff, Dr. Fixit, and Fevicryl.