Pradeep Mathur


PRADEEP MATHUR A-203, Sukhsagar Apartments Phone: 91-11-22236609 52, IP Extension, Patparganj Mobile: 9871144135 Delhi- 110092 Email:, JOB OBJECTIVE Senior level assignment in Plant Operations /Management with dynamic growth-oriented companies in manufacturing sector. SUMMARY OF SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE Over 32 years of rich experience in managing plant & production operations. Presently working with Maharashtra Seamless Ltd., Distt. Raigarh, Maharashtra since Nov. 2005 as General Manager. This is a D.P.Jindal Group Fortune 500 Company manufacturing Seamless Tubes and Pipes upto 14 Dia.and ERW Pipes upto 20 Dia. From Nov.2005 to Aug.2007, I was working as General Manager (Incharge 14 Mill) handling complete responsibility of Manufacturing and Operations of the Plant at Nagothane (Maharashtra) manufacturing Seamless Pipes upto 14 Diameter and since Sept. 2007, I have been transferred to corporate office at Gurgaon as General Manager (Projects & Procurement) for new upcoming Projects and Procurement of Capital Items and Machinery including the responsibility of dismantling of two Nos.Seamless Pipe Mills (6 Size) in Romania and setting up at Maharashtra. Proficient in strategic planning, managing manufacturing operations,Quality assurance,maintenance and materials planning & management Expertise in standardising production norms & developing new process parameters, capacity planning and quality planning to achieve productivity improvements. Demonstrated ability to establish green-field manufacturing projects from erection & commissioning stage to stabilisation of manufacturing operations. Excellent communication,Liasioning and man management skills with ability to juggle multiple priorities & goals. BE (Mechanical) from Thapar Institute of Engg. & Technology, Patiala ORGANISATIONAL EXPERIENCE The Career Path Mar 98 to Oct. 05 Hindustan Wire Products Ltd. Vice-President (Works) General Manager (Works) Mar 89 to Feb 98 Industrial Oxygen Co. Ltd. Works Manager Nov 87 to Feb 89 Indian Shaving Products Ltd. Engg. Manager Oct 77 to Oct 87 Transasia Carpets Ltd. Plant Manager PT Nobel Indah Carpet Inds. Ltd, Production Manager Surabaya, Indonesia Oct 74 to Oct 77 Escorts Ltd, Faridabad Production Engineer Trainee Engineer Key Tasks Handled Strategic Management Formulating strategic business plans for long-term growth of the company. Presently overseeing the operation of the Plant and strategising the business directions, responsible for management of profitability and operating results Cost saving through measures like developing alternative sources for raw material procurement, inventory management, vendor development. Restructured and streamlined purchase procedures. Erection & Commissioning Interface with foreign collaborators for managing all aspects of erection & commissioning of new projects. Provide technical guidance in selection & design of equipment and optimising machinery layouts. Manufacturing Operations Demand forecasting and analysis of capacity utilisation for setting up production targets and anchoring all activities for achieving the planned production. Effective resource planning for optimising man & machines utilisation including investment planning and time & equipment estimations. Develop new process concepts for production optimisation and develop guidelines for the sequencing of manufacturing activities on the assembly line Supervise the preparation & execution of maintenance plans for plant, machinery and utilities. Liaison with govt. departments for compliance with the applicable statutory regulations. Preparation & review of Management reports to provide feedback to senior managers on various aspects of business performance to enable senior managers to fine-tune operational plans. Have been involved with production of: Super Enamelled copper winding wires & allied products, LPG & Freon gas Cylinders, Shaving products, carpets and Tractors. Business Development Interact with potential clients for analysis of client requirements and presenting best-fit solutions as per client requirements. Involved with techno-commercial negotiations with prospective clients for finalising the deals. Preparing budgets for new developments and business plans Materials management Involved with materials planning to ensure JIT deliveries as per production plans. Optimise Costs through inventory management and alternate sourcing. Quality Systems Devise and execute quality checks at all stages of production with focus on minimum wastage and high quality of finished products. Introduce Quality tools & techniques to improve efficiency levels & production optimisation Implementation of ISO 9001 systems and procedures for achieving and sustaining certification. Achievements At Hindustan Wire Products Ltd. Distinction of having initiated & stabilised the production of Polyesterimide (H-class), Polyersterimide + polyamide-imide (dual-coated) and polyurethane (self-solderable) copper wire. Achieved 30% increase in institutional sales through production of above mentioned products. Achieved reduction in generation of copper scrap from 5% to 2%. Successfully achieved increase in production from 250 MT to 325 MT per month. Successfully managed the erection and commissioning of a new wire enamelling plant. Distinction of having designed a Rod Breakdown machine and managing all aspects of fabrication of the same through outsourced vendors. Played a key role in establishment of a techno-commercial team and effectuating changes in the marketing strategy from dealer network to institutional sales. At Industrial Oxygen Co. Ltd. Successfully handled the development of Disposable Freon gas cylinders for the middle-east and European markets (in compliance with the American standards). Anchored all activities for setting up a 100% Export oriented unit at Rajkot for production of disposable Freon gas cylinders. Effectively resolved all teething problems in development of Disposable Freon gas cylinders at the Mandigobindgarh unit. Effectively conducted liasioning with Govt. bodies like BIS, PSEB etc. At Transasia Carpets Ltd. Successfully managed the entire erection/commissioning of plant machinery and utilities of the composit plant from greenfield stage at Sikandrabad and redid the same at associate company, P.T. Nobel Indah Carpet Industries, Indonesia Successfully manufactured the Natural Latex Compound for rubberising Carpet backings when synthetic Latex was not available in Indonesia. EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS BE (Mechanical) from Thapar Institute of Engg. & Technology, Patiala in 1974. DATE OF BIRTH: 16th January 1953

Work History

Work History

General Manager

Maharashtra Seamless Ltd.