Himanshu Jindal is the Chief Financial Officer at Orient Bell Limited. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant with more than 16 years of multifaceted experience with some of the most formidable corporate companies across varied sectors. He has served as the Chief Financial Officer for Den Networks Ltd, prior to which Himanshu was associated with a global building materials company, Heidelberg Cement for a little over a decade spearheading their Corporate Finance, Treasury, Risk Management, Investor Relations, Internal Audits & Controls and Management Reporting verticals for the Indian operations as Vice President Finance. At Heidelberg Cement, he was part of the strategy and Business Development team for the region.
Apart from Den and Heidelberg Cement, Himanshu has also worked for Industry leaders in Pharmaceuticals (Cipla & Pfizer) and Commodities (Cargill India) sectors in the past. Over the years he has been instrumental in realizing multiple projects in his career ranging from system and process improvements, financing projects, leading M&A transactions and integrations apart from implementing various cost and working capital improvement initiatives.
Himanshu’s role at OBL is to contribute to its accelerated growth trajectory. The focus on personalization, sets it apart in the market as does its efficient business model. He believes in working with the company’s stellar team as it continues to perform exceptionally and make contributions to OBL’s sustained financial success.
Tentative Talking Points:
- What changes have you brought in the organization post your joining
- What are the best metrics for you for measuring profitability and productivity
- Industry outlook
About Orient Bell Limited:
Orient Bell Limited (OBL) was established in 1977, with its base in New Delhi. The company is widely respected in the industry circles as a trusted & professional manufacturer of wall & floor tiles. It has a chain of signature showrooms to display its complete product range and is privileged to be associated with the premier architects and builders of the country. It has in the recent past seen an influx of new talent & leadership that’s bringing a breath of fresh air in the building & construction industry. It’s a player to watch out for.