Our dynamic team leader is a world recognised expert in the Flake Graphite Industry with a deep understanding of techno commercial aspects of the industry. Mr. Poddar has considerable experience spanning 22 years working with natural flake graphite in various spheres like mining, processing and marketing of this commodity. He also has considerable expertise within financial analysis and project construction, having been the key driver for the present and planned projects. Shishir possesses skills in corporate and financial management, human resource development and capital markets and a deep insight in flake graphite applications and markets. Shishir has developed a strong understanding of the London Capital Markets and business environment, corporate governance and investor relations. As the Managing Director of Tirupati India, he has been the key driver of the development of the Company's business.
Shishir has wide contributions in the sphere of industrial policy and development, has delivered keynote addresses in various forums like The Parliamentary Committee for Industries, India and is a member of the National Board for MSME as a Special Invitee, Government of India. He has held positions and been an active contributor in various industry and trade bodies. He is widely travelled across the globe addressing conferences and seminars on various subjects including flake graphite, sustainable development, sustainable mineral exploitation etc.