New Delhi: Amit Sen has taken charge as Director (Finance) of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) on 05th November, 2019. He is a Chartered Accountant with over 31 years of experience in the manufacturing sector, handling various areas of finance function. Shri Sen joined SAIL in the year 1993 as an Assistant Manager at Bhilai Steel Plant.
Prior to joining SAIL, he worked with Lovelock & Lewes, Kolkata (a PwC firm) and BHEL. With his extensive experience of handling finances at Bhilai Steel Plant and a stint as Chief Financial Officer (CFO)at SAIL Refractory Company Limited (SRCL), Shri Sen has vast knowledge and acumen in financial management. His areas of expertise include cost management and commercial functions – especially the financial and commercial aspects of large turnkey contracts. He has also made significant contributions to the profitability of SAIL through revisit of existing practices and aligning them with best practices.
Before assuming the current position, he was the Chief General Manager I/c (Finance) at the SAIL Corporate Office, New Delhi. Sen assumes charge as Director (Finance) of the Company at a time when SAIL is taking all steps for prudent financial management while ramping up production from the new units under Modernization and Expansion at SAIL Plants.