Hunt Voice Issue 68

Hunt Partners appoints Siraj Chaudhry as CEO at NCML:

About the Company:

National Collateral Management Services Limited (NCML) is the country’s leading organisation providing a bouquet of commodity based services under a single umbrella. Since its incorporation in 2004, NCML has commodity value chain in managing their risks. Fairfax India has majority ownership and management control in NCML. PNB, Corporation Bank, Bank of India, Indian Bank and Hafed continue to be its shareholders. Fairfax India is an investment holding company whose objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation, while preserving capital. Fairfax India is a Group Company of Prem Watsa led Fairfax Financial Holdings based in Toronto, Canada and is listed on the Toronto Exchange.

About the Candidate:

Siraj has been an agriculture, commodity risk management and food processing industry professional for around 30 years with stints at ITC Ltd and the State Trading Corporation of India (STC) before joining Cargill. He was associated with Cargill India for 24 years and was its Chairman and CEO. He has been a Senior Advisor, Cargill and is an Independent Director on the boards of Tata Global Beverages, Tata Coffee and IndusInd Bank. He has lead Industry Forums for Agri, Food and Nutrition – CII, FICCI, AMCHAM, USIBC and FICSI. Siraj is a post-graduate from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT) and a graduate from the Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), University of Delhi. You will find more details on the link provided below:

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