Dr. Santrupt Misra
Dr. Santrupt Misra is the Director of Chemicals, Fertilizers & Insulators. He is the CEO, of Carbon Black Business stemming from the Aditya Birla Group. Also, he is the Director of Group Human Resources for the Aditya Birla Group. An HR professional and a business leader of standing for over 30 years, Santrupt has worked at Board level for close to two decades as The Non-Executive Director and Executive Director in publicly listed companies, unlisted companies, and not for Profit Organizations both in India and overseas. He is the Director in several companies of the Aditya Birla Group including Aditya Birla Capital Ltd. and other professional bodies. He is an Independent Director on the Board of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd., a leading Government of India enterprise, and the Chairperson of the Board of Governors of the National Institute of Technology, Rourkela. He is on other professional bodies such as the Managing Committee of the Aston Business School Advisory Board (UK); Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) U.S.A. He was also on the Board of the Xavier’s Institute of Management Bhubaneswar. He served as a member of the SHRM Certification Commission, USA, for a three-year term. He has two Post Graduate degrees in Political Science and in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations, respectively. In addition, he holds two PhDs, from India & UK, in Public Administration and Industrial Relations, respectively, and an honorary D.Sc degree from Aston University, UK. He is a Fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources (NAHR), USA; Hon. Fellow of the Coaching Federation of India and an Eisenhower Fellow, an Aston Business School Fellow, an AIMA Fellow and a Commonwealth Scholar as well. He has been awarded several professional recognitions for his contribution to Business and Human Resources over the past decades.