The Government appoints Radhashayam Mahapatrao as new HR Director of NALCO (National Aluminium Company Ltd). He succeeds Basant Kumar Thakur. Currently, Mr. Mahapatrao is Director-Personnel at Central Coalfields Limited (CCL) and he will join Nalco on 01.01.2020.
Mr. Mahapatrao has three decades of HR experience in Power, Oil and Coal Sectors in different capacities. He has handled many areas of HR functions, liaison and coordination. During his tenure in NHPC, Ell and CCL, Ranchi, he had worked for introduction of Productive work culture. He had won Greentech Environment Award for outstanding performance during his tenure in NHPC.
Mr. Mahapatro, as GM-P&IR from October 2013 has brought a paradigm shift in HR functioning. Due to his initiatives in the areas of I.R., Welfare & CSR, the company has earned good image and has brought laurels to the Company.
He has undergone training in Advanced Management Programme in Germany, Sweden on advanced technology and organizational culture sponsored by Coal India. Mr. Mahapatro’s areas of interest include improving productivity, rural development, poverty alleviation, environment and ecology. He passionately worked for reform in administration to make it responsive to the need and aspirations of the communities. His forte is transparency& leadership and believes in teamwork.