Puneet Dalmia appointed as MD and CEO of Dalmia Cement (Bharat)
Dalmia Cement (Bharat) announced the appointment of Puneet Dalmia as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer with effect from 8th December 2023. He is also appointed as the Additional Director of the company. Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited (DCBL) is, a wholly owned subsidiary of Dalmia Bharat Limited.
Prior to leading Dalmia Bharat, he co-founded JobsAhead.com in 1999, one of the most successful dotcom businesses, which was sold to Monster.com in 2004. Dalmia continues to be recognised for his proven leadership and entrepreneurial capabilities. He received Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year award in 2017 in the manufacturing category and was recently conferred with the Best CEO award by Business Today. He is also the Chairman of the Development Council for Cement Industry (DCCI) set up by the Government of India in June 2021. Dalmia firmly believes that good business must be a force for good in society. He serves as a Founder and Trustee of Ashoka University and is also a board member of the Central Square Foundation (CSF). He is a gold-medallist MBA from IIM-Bangalore and holds a B. Tech degree from IIT-Delhi.