Adi Godrej to step down as Chairman of Godrej Industries, Nadir Godrej to take over the charge

Adi Godrej will continue to serve as Chairman of the Godrej Group and Chairman Emeritus of GIL.

Aug 13, 2021 04:08 IST India Infoline News Service

Godrej Industries Limited (GIL) on Friday has announced the following changes to its Board of Directors, effective October 1, 2021.

Adi Godrej will step down as Chairman and from the Board of Directors of GIL. He will continue to serve as Chairman of the Godrej Group and Chairman Emeritus of GIL. Nadir Godrej, who is currently Managing Director of GIL, will take over as Chairman and Managing Director of the company.

Commenting on the announcement, Adi Godrej, said, “It has been a privilege to serve Godrej Industries for over four decades, during which we have delivered strong results and transformed our company.

I am grateful to our Board for theirsupport and guidance; to all our team members whose passion, commitment and hard work has driven oursuccess; and to all our customers, business partners, shareholders, investors, and communities, for their continued partnership.

I am very confident that our best years are ahead of us, and I look forward to Nadir and our team achieving our exciting aspirations.”

Nadir Godrej, Managing Director, Godrej Industries, said, “On behalf of our team at Godrej Industries and our Board, I want to thank our Chairman for his vision, values and exceptional leadership that has guided and shaped our company.

Our leadership team is committed to building forward on these foundations; continuing to serve our people and communities, and creating long-term value for all ourstakeholders.”

Godrej Industries ended at Rs562.05 apiece down by Rs3.2 or 0.57% on the BSE.

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