Shri S Jeyakrishnan appointed as Director (Marketing) HPCL
Mumbai November 1 2016
Shri S Jeyakrishnan has assumed charge as Director (Marketing) of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, a Navratna and Fortune 500 Company. He takes over from Shri Y K Gawali who superannuated on October 31, 2016.
Prior to this, he was the Executive Director (Retail) of HPCL. An alumni of Madras University, Mr. S Jeyakrishnan joined HPCL in 1981 and has a rich and varied experience spanning over 35 years across the spectrum of Petroleum marketing. He attended the Advanced Management Program at Cambridge (UK) and the Authentic Leadership Program of the Harvard Business School and played a key role in several transformational initiatives undertaken at HPCL. He is also on the Board of M/s Hindustan Colas Private Ltd., a Joint Venture Company of HPCL.
During his tenure across the various Marketing SBUs HPCL became India’s largest Lubricant marketer, augmented infrastructure, developed robust processes and undertook several pioneering customer centric initiatives which enhanced productivity and profitability and established HPCL as the preferred brand.