Pragun Jindal Khaitan was appointed as the Managing Director of Jindal Aluminium. SR Jindal will remain as Chairman and will be involved in the activities of the Group. Jindal Aluminium’s first factory was established in 1968, by SR Jindal.
It also recently established aluminium rolling division and is among the largest aluminium extruder with market share of 30 per cent. Over the time, JAL has made large investment in renewable energy since 1997, when it set up the first wind power plant in Karnataka.
With a considerable land bank, JAL has also taken steps to develop a portion of it for monetization. But JAL’s main forte is in aluminium, it being the preferred choice for customers of aluminium products in India and numerous customers globally as well.
Courtesy: The Hindu