Shri D.K.Hota, is Chairman & Managing Director of BEML and has over 35 years of industry experience including over five years of Board experience.
As the CMD of BEML, he has taken defining steps in leveraging technology, re-engineering business processes, tie-ups for expansion ofbusiness,indigenization, R&D,cost controlandmanpower optimization, to gain competitive edge in the intense competitive business environment across all its three business verticals.His untiring efforts resulted in the Company overall sales growing 30 percent last year with a 60 percent increase in the bottom line. He is a proponent of transparency and accountability in dealings and has brought in systemic improvements in material procurement positively impacting overall effectiveness and efficiency.
He is the driving force behind sustainable developmental goals, enabling BEML to be a ‘Green Company’. He has brought in a wider perspective to the Corporate Social Responsibilityby implementing impactful and sustainable projects in areas of Education, Skill Development, Sanitation, Hunger eradication, etc, that express the true essence of such effortsand making BEML a socially responsible business entity.
He is an alumnus of St. Stephens, New Delhi having graduated in Economics (Honours) and a Post Graduate in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations from XLRI, Jamshedpur. He is a certified Coach in Psychometric testingfrom M/s. Hay, in Q12 Gallup Engagement Survey and in Balanced Score Card by Robert Kaplan.
During his professional career Shri.Hota has won several accolades and awards both for the Company and himself including IPE Asia Pacific HRM Congress Awards 2013 for HR Leadership, NHRD Award for “Most Seasoned HR Professional of the year 2014; CHRQ Asia Global HR Leaders Award 2015; Most successful HR & CEO 2016 by NIPM, Distinguished Alumnus Award – (Practicing Manager) 2016 from XLRI, Centre of Excellence in Project Management (CEPM) Fellowship Award 2016;ICC PSE Excellence Award 2017;CEO with HR Orientation Award BY World HRD Congress2018 and FORE-TOP RANKERS Exemplary Leadership Award 2018.