Mr. Satish Pai

Managing Director, Hindalco Industries

Mr. Satish Pai is Managing Director of Hindalco Industries. He took over as the CEO of Hindalco’s Aluminium Business in August 2013; his main focus being the ramp-up of the three mega Greenfield projects that took alumina capacity to 2.7 MT and aluminium capacity to 1.3 MT.

In February 2014, he was appointed as the Deputy Managing Director of the company and was entrusted with Hindalco’s copper business. Mr. Pai became the Managing Director of Hindalco (including the Novelis business) in August 2016.

Prior to joining the Aditya Birla Group, Mr. Pai worked with Schlumberger based out of Paris. Over the course of his illustrious career of 28 years with Schlumberger, he held various important positions and was responsible for all aspects of operations for Schlumberger globally.

Mr. Pai serves as Director on the boards of Aditya Birla Management Corporation Pvt. Ltd. and ABB, Zurich. He is a life member of the Indian Institute of Metals and is a part of CII’s Task Force on China. He holds the position of Vice President and Chairman of the Government Affairs Committee of the Aluminium Association of India.