Delhi: Chairman and Managing Director of NMDC (a Navratna PSE under Ministry of Steel) Mr N. Baijendra Kumar was presented with The Business Leadership Award 2020, at the Seventh edition of the Governance Now PSU Awards at New Delhi.
These annual awards showcase businesses and individuals who have exhibited exceptional leadership in PSU governance to ensure protection and long-term value for all their stakeholders. The Award honours the efforts of Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) that play a key role in the country’s economic growth and social development.
Union Minister of State, Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs and Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Arjun Ram Meghwal, handed over the awards to the winners from the different categories. Mr Amitava Mukherjee, Director (Finance), NMDC received the Best Performer – Financial, and CSR in Infrastructure Development on behalf of NMDC.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr N. Baijendra Kumar, IAS & CMD – NMDC said, “Being recognized as a ‘Corporate Business Leader’ is an honour, and this award will be close to my heart. The objective of good leader is to promote strong, viable and competitive corporations and we at NMDC are striving to achieve more. This is an extremely challenging domain and this award will spur me on to set higher standards.”