Mr. Kailash Lohia, Chairman - is a prominent industrialist in the North-East Region with wide industrial and business experience. He has a market leadership in the North East India for sales of galvanized sheets, MS Ingots, Bars, Ferro alloys, Industrial oxygen, etc. He excels with a large trading network and is the sole distributor in the North East India for TATA steel products, Hindalco Aluminium Sheets, etc. and is the distributor for Bhushan Steels, Ispat Industries, Jindals and many other corporates.
He along with his group companies has an unparalleled marketing network of over 900 hardware and building materials stores, spanning the entire North East India. Sohum Shoppe Ltd., the retail chain, is the largest lifestyle and departmental store in the region and is one of his famed successful ventures. He is a key promoter of TOPCEM and owns many real estate ventures in the region. He is also a known philanthropist and gives due care for CSR initiatives.
Mr. Mahendra Agarwal, Managing Director - is a dynamic industrialist from Northeast India. He has been the main driving force behind the technical excellence and commercial success of the Group. He is also serving Barak Valley Cements Limited, a listed entity with NSE & BSE as Vice Chairman and is also promoter-director to the company.
Mr. Agarwal is having rich experience in establishing and running industries efficiently in sectors as diverse as Cement, Steel, Power, FMCG, Exports and turnkey projects. He was the driving force behind the commercial success of his overseas venture, Top Steel Nigeria Limited, Steel Plant located at Lagos, Nigeria. He is now actively involved in bringing up another such venture in Kenya as Top Steel Kenya Limited.
He also has vast experience in corporate planning, growth strategies and business development. He has managed critical business responsibilities in various areas including strategic planning for cement plants, steel plants and project executions. Full of confidence, dynamism and positivism, Mr. Agarwal enjoys reputation and partnership relations with many multinational companies and corporate world.
The Directors cum Promoters bring in combination of financial strength, through experience in the field, expertise in operation in the region, backed by a strong marketing network.