Mumbai: Arun Balakrishnan has taken over as the Chairman and Managing Director of state-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (HPCL) following incumbent M B Lal’s retirement on March 31.
Balakrishnan has been working in the company as Director in charge of Human Resources, HPCL said in a release here today.
An MBA from IIM-Bangalore, Balakrishnan started his career in HPCL well over three decades back.
He has handled various portfolios in marketing, corporate and HR of the oil major. KC