A seasoned professional with over 32 years of experience including 24 years in Indian Army and rest in Corporate. A strategist and dynamic go getter with expertise in managing entire operations & ensuring optimal utilization of resources. Worked with Nyanza Bottling Company, Tanzania, Peeraj Group of Companies, Dubai as a General Manager. Prior to that was with Dangote Industries Ltd., Nigeria as MD . Market oriented professional with proven leadership experience in Logistics, Warehouse Operations, Distribution, Security and Administration. Excel at coordinating tasks of numerous internal divisions and external agencies to ensure rapid, accurate delivery of equipment, materials and resources. Proficient in managing the Global Sourcing and Procurement Functions and reviewing invoices to ensure full compliance with customers and international regulations. Highly efficient in maintaining good security cover over assets along with the governmental agencies. Strong knowledge of Project Planning and Management, Project Manufacturing & Materials Management with proven dexterity in leading personnel towards accomplishment of common goals. Proficient in logistic and supply management as per commercial and proprietary aspects. Voluntarily retired from army as a Colonel.
Liberia Maritime Training Institute
Director Operations and Facilities
Some of the roles that I have are--
1. Establish and maintain communications and IT & communication networks.
2. Establish procedures for Logistics, Procurement and Supply.
3. Manage new construction projects.
4. Manage energy and water supply.
5. t and removal of solid waste.
6. Establish procedures for Facility Maintenance.
7. Establish and manage a motor pool.
8. Establish procedures for security and security equipment.
Dangote Industries (Zambia) Ltd
Head Logistics and Transport
Looking after all logistical needs of the plant.
Organising clearing of all incoming goods for the plant at Dar es Salaam port and transporting them to the Plant site in Zambia.
Organising transportation of raw materials for the plant from various parts of the country.
Organising the distribution of product to all parts of Zambia.
Managing the export of products to the neighbouring countries.
Managing a fleet of over 350 trucks and trailers.