Welspun Corp Appoints Kumar Priyarajan As CHRO

Kumar is a seasoned professional with over 3 decades of experience, and in his new role he will help the company’s expansion and diversification


Welspun Corp Limited (WCL), the flagship company of the Welspun Group, and a globally recognized leader in the line pipes segment is augmenting its leadership team, as it rapidly evolves into a diversified conglomerate, with interest in steel, marine, polymer, among others.

The company has appointed Mr. Kumar Priyaranjan as the Chief Human Resources Officer at WCL, effective from, January 04, 2023. Mr. Priyaranjan will be based out of the Head Office in Mumbai and will report to the Managing Director & CEO, Mr. Vipul Mathur.

Mr. Priyaranjan is a science and law graduate with a PGD in Industrial Relations & Personnel Management. He has also pursued Strategic Human Resource Management at Ross School of Management, University of Michigan; and is an alumnus of IIM, Ahmedabad (MDP).

Mr. Kumar is a seasoned professional, with over three decades of strategic HR & IR experience across multiple industries including hospitality, transport, pharmaceuticals, engineering, and consulting. He also has experience in managing diversity, driving sustainable people strategies, and has played a pivotal role in the growth of the organizations he has been associated with.

WCL will benefit significantly from his diverse experience and wide-ranging exposure at this crucial stage of the company's growth, both organically and inorganically.

Mr. Priyaranjan is not related to any Director or KMP of the Company.

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