DIC prides itself as being one of the largest manufacturers of printing inks and allied material. The company owes its success to the unwavering support and guidance of the experienced leaders. Get to know about our core team members who play a vital role in shaping the future of DIC India.
Mr. Manish Bhatia is the MD & CEO at DIC India Limited. He has more than two decades of experience and he been with DIC for more than two years. He also holds a Masters degree in Management from Xavier’s Institute of Management along with Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering and a certification in Blue Ocean Strategy from one of world’s leading business schools-INSEAD, France. In addition to it, he also holds a specialization in Strategic Marketing from National University of Singapore and a certification in Brand Management from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore. Prior to joining DIC he worked with brands like HSIL Limited, AkzoNobel, Grindwell Norton and Mannesmann Demag.
Mr. Utsab Choudhuri is the Head of Technology at DIC India Limited. He has more than three decades of experience and has been with DIC India Limited for thirty-one years. He has completed his Bachelors in Engineering from Kolkata University. He is responsible for new technology, products and solutions at DIC India Limited. He focuses his time at DIC India on continual qualitative change of each business sector, Effective value engineering to create more RMP and profit while ensuring innovative and sustainable solutions.
Mr. Raghav Shukla is the Head of Legal & Compliance at DIC India Limited. He has more than two decades of experience and has been with DIC India Limited for almost five years. He has completed his LLB from Delhi University. He is responsible for Governance-Board, Committee and shareholders meeting overall legal support to the business along with ethics & compliance at DIC India Limited. He focuses his time at DIC India on legal and company secretary.
Mr. Praveen Asthana is the Head of Operations at DIC India Limited. He has more than two decades of experience and has been with DIC India Limited for almost a year. He has completed his Bachelors in Engineering from IIT Kanpur. He is responsible for Manufacturing, procurement, Logistics, Planning, Projects, Safety & Excellence at DIC India Limited. He focuses his time at DIC India on Plant Operations, Manufacturing cost, SCM transformation, Value creation in Procurement & Logistics, Safety & sustainability and Excellence for continuous improvement.
Mr. Rahul Bharat is the Head of Human Resources at DIC India Limited. He has more than two decades of experience and has been with the company since September 2022. He has done Master’s in Human Resources from Pune University and has a Human Resource Management Professional (HRMP) Certification from HRCI, US. He is responsible for the entire gamut of HR, IR, Administration and CSR function. He focuses his time at DIC India to devise and drive Human Resources Strategies focusing on productivity, growth and driving engagement across the business operations in India and related geographies.
He is a seasoned finance professional having more than 20 years of experience in accounting and controllership, financial planning, analysis, treasury and tax.
He joined DIC India Limited in April 2016 and has extensive knowledge of its various business segments and experience in supporting its business operations, financial planning and analysis and business process improvement