Shell India has appointed Debanjali Sengupta as Country Head of Shell Lubricants India, succeeding Raman Ojha, who has taken over as Vice President - Global Head (Construction & Roads).
Joining Shell India in 2005 as part of the New Market Entry team, Sengupta has aced many global and local assignments as a frontline leader at the company and was chosen to join an elite group of strategists in their Group Strategy team in London.
At Shell, she has successfully fulfilled several roles - as the Head of Sales & Operations at Shell India, Retail, Global Strategy, Manager of Non-Fuels Business and Global Business Head of Vehicle Care at Shell Mobility. She is also Shell’s nominated Director in Punjab Renewable Energy Systems, carrying forward the low carbon mandate of Shell in India.
Raman Ojha, Vice President - Global Head (Construction & Roads), Shell, said, “Her extensive knowledge about the business and understanding of our customers will surely lead to conducive growth and greater innovative quality offerings for our partners and customers.”
Senguptasaid,“The Indian market is the third-largest lubricants market in the world, and we believe that we will be able to achieve a successful growth trajectory with our consumer-centric approach. I look forward to bringing in a fresh and innovative business perspective to Shell Lubricants India whilst achieving new heights and benchmarks with this extraordinary team.”
Before joining Shell, Sengupta has worked in Tata Motors in the domestic and international business. She is an Economics Postgraduate and MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIMC).