Mr. Rajeev Jain – New Managing Director of KSB Pumps Limited, India
Effective 1st July, 2016, Mr. Rajeev Jain takes over as Managing Director at KSB Pumps Limited – the Indian arm of the German Multinational giant – KSB AG.; Germany
Mr. Jain will also assume the portfolios and responsibilities as the Chairman of MIL Controls Ltd. (an 100% KSB AG.; owned Control Valve manufacturing company in Aluva near Kochi) and will spearhead the Global Design Center – KSB Tech as its Managing Director, located in Pune along with heading KSB groups’ Asia West operations as the Regional Executive Officer.
Prior to assuming this very important role, Mr. Jain was the Managing Director at KSB in Indonesia for over a decade and successfully steered the company to a leadership position in that region. During this tenure in Indonesia, he also was the Managing Director of KSB Singapore and the Regional Executive Officer for South East Asia.
Mr. Jain, started his professional career after his sound academic qualifications in Mechanical Engineering, Business Management and International trade with the projects department in KSB in India in 1985. Since then, he has handled various roles in Projects, Sales, Product Management, Exports and Regional Marketing, both in India and in the Asia Pacific Region of the KSB Group.
The objective and Vision of Mr. Jain, while assuming this plum assignment, is not only to consolidate and safeguard the existing strong position of the company, but also to steer, propel and fast track the growth in business of KSB in India with sustained profits in the near future - to an undisputed leadership position in the major segments the company operates in!
Today, from its 5 plants in India, KSB manufactures and supplies Power Driven Centrifugal Pumps and Industrial Valves, reliably and safely, to address the needs of customers from the Water and Waste Water; Agriculture; Construction; General industries; Oil, Refineries and Petrochemicals; and Power Plants including Super Critical Power Plants and Nuclear Power plants, with great aplomb!