Pidilite Industries has announced the appointment of Sudhanshu Vats as its deputy managing director.
He will join the company with effect from 1 September, 2021.
Vats moves from EPL (formerly known as Essel Propack), where he was managing director and CEO.
MB Parekh, executive chairman, Pidilite, said, “Sudhanshu is a welcome addition to Pidilite’s leadership team. His talent and experience will be of great value to Pidilite”.
Bharat Puri, managing director, Pidilite, said, “I am delighted to welcome Sudhanshu to Pidilite. His varied experience and passion and energy for building a sustainable growth business will be an important asset in building the Pidilite of the future”.
Vats added, "I am deeply honoured to partner Madhukar Parekh and Bharat in the next phase of Pidilite’s journey. I would like to thank the board for giving me this opportunity. Pidilite is an outstanding organisation and an exemplary corporate, helping people from all walks of life to add magic to their world with its iconic brands and pioneering technology. I am excited about working closely with the talented Pidilite team to create sustainable long-term value for all our stakeholders."
With a career spanning 30 years, he has also worked at companies like Unilever, Castrol and Viacom18.