Welspun Living on Wednesday appointed Murali Sivaraman as additional director in the category of non-executive, independent director, the company announced through an exchange filing.
Sivaraman will take charge from November 1, 2023 and will hold the position for the next four years, subject to approval from shareholders.
Murali Sivaraman, aged 62 years, is a Chartered Accountant (A.C.A - Institute of Chartered Accountant of India) Cost and Works Accountant (A.I.C.W.A - Institute of Cost and Works Accountant of India) and has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PDGM - Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad). He has also completed his Advanced Management Program from Harvard. He has more than 36 years of experience.
He has been part of Philips Lighting (Singapore) as President for Growth Markets, Royal Philips Electronics as CEO Global Domestic Appliance and Philips India as Managing Director. Prior to Philips – he has held multiple positions with Akzo Nobel (formerly Imperial Chemical Industries) – both Global and in India.
His current Board and Advisory role includes Huhtamaki India Limited - Chairman, Bharat Forge Limited, ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company Limited, Medplus Health Services Limited, Private Equity advisory – Advent International India and Hamilton Housewares Pvt. Ltd.