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Mr. P. K. Chandra

Mr. P. K. Chandra
Wholetime Director & COO, McNally Bharat Engineering Co Ltd.

Mr. Chandra is a Mechanical Engineer, a Cost Accountant and has done his Post-graduation in Marketing Management. He has a brilliant academic record to his credit. He was 1977 batch all-branch topper in engineering from Bengal Engineering College, Shibpore. Later he secured All India First Rank in ICWA final examination in 1984.

He has approximately 30 years of experience in various Multi-National and professionally managed Companies located at Kolkata, Mumbai and Jakarta (Indonesia) in the field of Design & Engineering, Manufacturing, Project Management, Operations Management and Corporate Planning.

He has been associated with various Institutes like the Institute of Cost & Works Accountants - India and the Mumbai University Master of Management Science Programme as a part-time Faculty Member on Finance Management, Management Accounting, Operations Management, Project Management etc.   He has also acted as a UNDP Consultant at Dhaka for conducting a training programme at Institute of Cost & Management Accountants Bangladesh for management subjects, including Project Cost Control.




Mr. P. K. GhoshMr. P. K. Ghosh
Wholetime Director & Group CFO

Prabir  Ghosh, 54 years, is a qualified Chartered Accountant (trained in Price Waterhouse) with over 25 years of experience in the areas of Financial Policies and Systems, Corporate Finance, Treasury Management, Manufacturing Accounting, International Finance including GDR, ECB & Suppliers credit, Taxation, Commercial Function including export, import, purchase, exim matters, handling  and leading techno-­commercial team for large projects, information system development, General Management, Industrial relations and Corporate Strategy. Till 1998 he was Sr Vice-President (Treasury), heading financial  & commercial functions of India Foils Limited.  Between 1999-2001 he served as President in IFB Agro Industries Ltd., having businesses in distillery, Liquor, marine processing and export. Since November 2001 he is working as Chief Financial Officer in MBE. He has played a crucial role in re-engineering process and repositioning of the Company to its current form .

He is serving as an active member in different committees and sub-committees (both in Eastern India and at national level) of CII, Bengal Chamber, and Indian Chamber. Mr. Ghosh also is a visiting guest faculty of Globsyn Business School.




Mr. Zimmlinghaus OlafMr. Zimmlinghaus Olaf

Mr. Zimmlinghaus Olaf has been in the employ of MBE Could & Minerals Group since October 2008 as CFO for the Coal & Minerals group and also Managing Director of CMT Germany. Mr. Zimmlinghaus  Olaf is a certified economist and spent his career in multinational groups where he gained a broad experience in accounting, controlling, finance and administration. He gained German and International accounting experience during his time at the audit firm KPMG. He worked around 9 years at Deutsche Post World Net where he was in Corporate Finance and Corporate Controlling.





Mr. Johannes Kottmann Mr. Johannes Kottmann
MD, MBE Minerals SA (Pty) Ltd

Mr. Johannes Kottmann holds a diploma “Certified Industrial Officer” (Industriekaufmann) obtained in Germany (1983) as well as a B-Com Degree in Industrial Management from the Business School of Economics in Cologne, Germany (1986)

He has worked for several subsidiaries in the KHD Group since 1980 in Germany, France, Dubai, Switzerland and South Africa in coal & minerals processing, cement and aluminium industries and has gained over 30 years of international experience in commercial, contract and project management as well as project finance.

He has served in various capacities over the last 23 years in South Africa of which 15 years in General Management as Managing Director and has secured and / or executed major industrial projects in South Africa in coal, iron ore, cement and aluminium.

He has also served as non-executive director on the board of Deutz Diesel Power, a DEUTZ / Hudaco Industries joint venture company for industrial diesel engines in South Africa.



Gurudas Mustafi Mr. Gurudas Mustafi
CEO & Director, MBE Coal & Mineral Technology India. Ltd.

Mr. Mustafi after his graduation in Science from Calcutta University completed his 5 years Mechanical Engineering from the prestigious Indian Railways Institute of Mech.& Elect Engineering with distinction.

He has an experience of more than 30 years in Marketing & Sales, Business Development, Manufacturing, Project Management & Execution, Operation Management & Corporate Planning having served in Government, Multi National & professionally managed companies in different locations.

Widely experienced in coal & mineral beneficiation technology & having set up in India a number of coal Washeries with different processes for both Public & Private Sectors, he is a well acknowledged figure in this field.

He is a member of the Coal Preparation Society of America & a Life Member of the Coal Preparation Society of India and an active participant in the International Coal Preparation Congresses besides having chaired & presented a number of technical papers on mineral beneficiation in different seminars in India & abroad.



Mr. Subir ChakiMr. Subir Chaki
Whole Time Director, McNally Sayaji Engineering Ltd.

Mr Chaki completed his schooling from St. Xavier’s Collegiate School, Kolkata securing merit (top 100) in the Board Examinations and 7th rank in the Engineering Joint Entrance Examinations. He completed his Mechanical Engineering in 1983 from IIT Kharagpur ranking 3rd in the batch. Mr. Chaki is also a Cost Accountant securing All India19th Rank in ICWA final examination in 1985. He completed his Management degree from IIM Kolkata in 1988 ranking 3rd in the batch.

He is also a Chevenning Scholar under the aegis of British Government and has completed a programme on Leadership of Change at the Leeds University in 1995.

Mr Chaki has 25 years of experience in Eveready before joining this company. He has worked in various positions and handled responsibilities of manufacturing, international sourcing, design and development and exports. Besides, he has independently handled various businesses of the company.

He is a member of several institutes like the ICWA. He is the current Chairman of CII West Bengal Council and has been advising several Engineering colleges in West Bengal.




Mr. Dipankar Sarkar Mr. Dipankar Sarkar
President - Power Plants Projects

Mr. Sarkar, a National Scholar during college days, graduated in Mechanical Engineering in the year 1977 from B.E College, Calcutta University, ranking 4th in all branch. Ranked 13th in Joint Entrance Exam earlier. Did Post Graduation in Project Engineering from BITS Pilani in 1981 and Management from IIM Calcutta in the year 1983.

He has approximately 33 years experience. Worked in the field of Project Engineering and Project Management in the Thermal Power Plant project area. Worked in environmental projects like Ash Handling. Worked in the areas of business development marketing, execution and General Management. He has worked in India and USA in different companies namely DCPL, DCIPS, United Engineers USA, Store & Webster USA & Kuljain Corporation USA & McNally Bharat Engineering Co. Ltd.




Mr. Prodosh Kumar Bandyopadhyay Mr. Prodosh Kumar Bandyopadhyay
President - Infrastructure & Construction Division

Mr Bandyopadhyay is a Civil Engineering Graduate of prestigious Bengal Engineering College of Calcutta. He has over 39 years of extensive experience in multidisciplinary Project management, Contract administration in PMC, Site management, Planning and Execution of Heavy industrial structures, constructions, planning, field investigations, construction  supervision and project management for many highway, bridge, refinery and petrochemical, thermal power plant, highway, bridges, flyovers projects all over India. He was previously with Bridge & Roof and Larsen & Toubro.

As President, Infrastructure & Construction, Mr Bandyopadhyay is credited to have successfully steered the Construction & Infrastructure Business Division of McNally Bharat Engineering, which is today considered as one of the fastest growing Construction Group.




Mr. K.N. Misra Mr. K.N. Misra
President - Supply Chain Management

Mr. K.N. Misra is an alumunus of B.E. College, Calcutta University and an M. Tech in Industrial Management from I.I.T Kharagpur.

Mr. Mishra joined Eveready Industries India Ltd., (formerly Union Carbide India Ltd) in November 1980, where he had a long and successful stint, holding various positions of responsibility primarily in the field of Materials Management and Supply Chain Management. His areas of expertise and core competencies include Purchasing, Inventory Control, Production Planning, Logistics,Transport contracts, Institutional Sales, Govt. Relations, Excise/ Customs & Sales tax matters and ERP- Oracle Implementation. Mr. Mishra has had notable achievements in several fields in his domain of work. Some are the Imposition of Anti-dumping duty on batteries, Inventory Control, Government approval for MRP based Excise duty for Dry Cell Battery Industry & IT/ ERP applications in Supply Chain Management.




Mr. Gautam Maitra Mr. Gautam Maitra
Business Director - Process Projects Division

Mr. Gautam Maitra is an Electrical Engineering graduate from BHU, IIT and had joined Tata Steel as a Graduate Trainee in 1978. He held several responsibilities in Tata Steel viz. Chief of Projects, Asst. General Manager, Bar Mill Project and was with them till 1999. Thereafter he was seconded to TRF Ltd as Executive Vice President heading the Bulk Material Handling Project Business and was with them till 2003. Subsequently he joined FL Smidth, India and held several responsibilities and his last position was as their Vice President – Asia Pacific and MD, India - Mineral Business. He was with FL Smidth for about 9 years. Mr. Maitra joined McNally Bharat Engineering Co Ltd in May 2013. Mr. Maitra is also an MBA from XLRI, Jamshedpur and has done a General Management Programme from INSEAD, France.