Corporate Head -Procurement & Supply Chain Management of Hardwood, wood chips at JK Paper Limited


I have worked for approx 3 years with virgin fiber based 2nd largest writing paper manufacturer and handled the assignments related Plantation,. Strategic Procurement Planning, Purchase, Supply Chain Management for following
- Hardwood logs of Eucalyptus, Subabul, Acacia, Casurina
- Hardwood Logs and Chips from imported sources
- Logistics
- Inventory Management
-Management MIS and Business Analytics
- Networking and liaison with peer industry group, port authorities, ministry of railways, ministry of environment, forest & climate control and embassies of hardwood exporting countries like South Africa, Vietnam, Malayasia, Indonesia, Thailand, Sweden





B.Tech (Chemical Engineering), Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur India in 1986 .
ME ( Chemical Engineering) with specialization in computer aided process engineering & plant design from from IIT Roorkee, India in 1988.

Experienced in both Procurement of Capital Project Item, Plant, equipment & machineries, O&M Spares, Raw Materials, Process Chemicals, Grains, Molasses, Packing Material etc Quality Management Systems, TPM, plantation, institutional liasioning, import and export.

Strong competencies for formulating & executing strategic sourcing plans, long term sourcing & supply chain relationships, supplier's performance evaluation, business process re-engineering through formulation of Standard Operating Procedures for purchase / inventory / warehousing / logistics / ODC cargo movement / Import and Export / SCM, Putting in Place structured implementation & performance Review matrix as well as analytics to strengthen effectiveness and overall customer satisfaction.

Other Key Deliverable handled during past 28 years

- Collaborative Planning, Forecasting and replenishment(CPFR ) for materials and services
- Raw Material Procurement
- Plantation
- Railway Freighting operations.
- Bulk Shipment as well as custom handling of commodities - wood logs, DAP fertiliser and Extra
Natural Alcohal.
- Warehouse Management System
- Distribution and logistics
- Inventory management
- Transportation Management
- TPM in continuous process industries
- Appraisal of Process Conformance Measurement Systems

Specialties: Managerial
- Business Plan, Zero Based Budgeting
- Profit Center Management
- Spend Analysis
- ROI Accountability
- Market Intelligence
- Procurement & Supply chain Tie-Ups
- Cost Engineering

- Procurement
- Vendor Development
- Contract Management
- Inventory Control
- Supply Chain Management
- Fleet Management (Rail / Road)
- ODC Movement,
- SAP MM Module,
- ISO-9001:2000, ISO-14001:1990, OSHS-18000