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Board of Directors

  • Sterlite Tech - ANIL AGARWAL

    Anil Kumar Agarwal

    Non-Executive Chairman

    Anil Agarwal is the Executive Chairman of Vedanta Resources Plc, a London listed company, and also the Chairman Emeritus of Vedanta Limited. Mr. Agarwal founded the Sterlite Group in 1979. He has over 40 years of entrepreneurial and business experience.

  • Sterlite Tech - PRAVIN AGARWAL

    Pravin Agarwal

    Vice Chairman and Whole-Time Director

    Pravin Agarwal is the Vice Chairman and Whole Time Director of Sterlite Technologies Limited, and is also the Non-Executive Chairman of Sterlite Power Transmission Limited (demerged undertaking for the power business). He has been closely involved with Sterlite Group’s operations in India since inception, and has been instrumental in the growth of the telecom and power businesses. His rich experience in general management and commercial matters spans about three decades.

  • Sterlite Tech - A. R. NARAYANASWAMY

    A. R. Narayanaswamy

    Non-Executive and Independent Director

    A. R. Narayanaswamy is a commerce graduate from Sydenham College, Mumbai and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). He joined the Board in July 2007. He is inter alia an Independent Director in Hindustan Zinc Limited and Sterlite Power Grid Ventures Limited, and has extensive financial, strategic, and boardroom experience. He is also a management consultant with over 40 years of consulting experience across accounting, financial management and information technology.

  • Sterlite Tech - ARUN TODARWAL

    Arun Todarwal

    Non-Executive and Independent Director

    Arun Todarwal, partner of M/s Todarwal & Todarwal, a Mumbai-based firm of chartered accountants, is a member of ICAI. He has a rich and varied experience spanning over three decades in management consultancy, finance and audit. He is an independent director in several listed companies.

  • Sterlite Tech - AVAANTIKA KAKKAR

    Avaantika Kakkar

    Non-Executive and Independent Director

    Avaantika Kakkar is a corporate and commercial lawyer. She currently leads Khaitan & Co.’s Competition Law Practice. She advises on complex merger filings with the Competition Commission of India. She has significant experience in corporate and securities laws, structured finance, foreign direct investment in real estate, private equity and joint ventures. She serves as an independent director on the boards of many public companies including Mahindra Sona Limited.

  • Sterlite Tech  - SANDIP DAS


    Non-Executive And Independent Director

    Sandip Das is one of Asia’s most respected telecommunications professionals and an acclaimed Chief Executive. He was formerly the MD and CEO of Reliance Jio, Group CEO of Maxis Communications Berhad, Malaysia and CEO of Hutchison Essar Telecom (now Vodafone), India. He was one of the founding members of private telephony in India and was part of the group of individuals that founded Hutchison Max Telecom in 1994. He also led one of the world’s largest telecom IPOs, raising $ 3.5 billion for Maxis. He was listed among the top 100 most powerful global telecom people for four years by Global Telecom magazine. He has also been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Indian telecom by Voice & Data magazine. Currently, Sandip is a Senior Advisor with UK based Telecom consultants Analysys Mason, on the advisory board of reputation management firm Astrum and International banks, besides being an angel investor. Sandip is an MBA from FMS, Delhi, holds a Mechanical engineering degree from NIT, Rourkela and has done an advanced management programme from Harvard Business School, Boston.

  • Sterlite Tech - DR. ANAND AGARWAL

    Dr. Anand Agarwal

    CEO and Whole-Time Director

    Dr. Anand Agarwal has been the CEO of Sterlite Tech since 2003. Under his leadership, the Company has grown from an optical-fibre manufacturer to one of the leading global providers of products, solutions and services for telecom and power industries. He was honoured with the prestigious ‘Broadband Infrastructure Leader Award’ for transforming broadband infrastructure at the Telecom Leadership Forum, 2016. He joined Sterlite Tech in 1995, and has held key positions in operations, projects, business development and sales. He serves as a Director on the Board of Sterlite Tech and its subsidiaries in infrastructure development as well as joint ventures in Brazil and China. He has completed a Bachelor’s in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and Masters’ and Ph.D. from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA.

  • Sterlite Tech - PRATIK AGARWAL

    Pratik Agarwal

    Non-Executive Director

    Pratik Agarwal is a Non-Executive Director of the Company and is the CEO of Sterlite Power Transmission Limited. A Wharton graduate and an MBA from London Business School, he has over 10 years of experience in building core infrastructure assets in India. He led the foray of Vedanta Group’s infrastructure business in 2009 and built it up to levels where it now has significant investments in ports, power transmission and broadband networks, with total assets under management worth $ 2.5 billion.