Mr. Rajeev M. Pandia

Company Director and Adviser, Various public limited companies in the chemical industry

Areas of Interest:

Business Strategy, Project Identification and implementation, Operational Excellence in the chemical and allied industry.


Speciality Chemicals, Petrochemicals, Polymers and Elastomers

Consultancy Areas:

Business Strategy, Project Identification and implementation, Operational Excellence, Government Policies.


Sector Associated With:


Sectors Interested to Offer Service:

Industry (Private), Industry (PSUs), Government (including funding agencies), Consultancy Firms

Major Professional Contributions:

Introduction of several new products and technologies for the first time in India, development and commercialisation of new processes, turnaround of under performing companies, export market development, Guidance in Government policy formulation as President of Indian Chemical Council.

Professional Experience:

  • Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Schenectady Herdillia Limited (SI Group-India Limited).
  • President, Indian Chemical Council.
  • Currently Independent Director and Adviser to various public limited chemical companies in India and abroad.


Speciality chemicals, Polymers, Rubbers, Synthetic Elastomers, Petrochemicals, Strategy, Government Policies, Projects, Safety, Environment


Contact Information


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Based in Mumbai, India



  • B. Tech. (Chem Eng), IIT Bombay, 1971.
  • M.S. (Chem Eng), Stanford University, California, USA, 1972.


Awards and Major Professional Recognitions

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award, IIT Bombay.
  • Rotary International Award.
  • Lifetime Achievement Award, Indian Chemical Council.
  • Hon Fellowship, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers.

Link to Website

INAE Section Affiliated To: Section IV: Chemical Engineering

Year of Election to Fellowship: 2015

Year of Birth: 1949