Tata Steel BSL Appoints Pratik Chatterjee as CFO
Tata Steel BSL board of directors have approved the appointment of Pratik Chatterjee as the Chief Financial Officer and Key Managerial Personnel of the Company. Chatterjee has succeeded from Sanjib Nanda who has stepped down from the role to take up a role at the parent company, Tata Steel.
Chatterjee joined the Tata Steel Group in 2001 and has worked in various Tata Steel Group companies such as Tata Ryerson (currently known as Tata Steel Downstream Products Ltd.) where he served as Chief Financial Officer (‘CFO’) and M/s JCAPCPL – a JV between Tata Steel, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal where also he served as CFO before joining Tata Steel Limited (‘TSL’) in 2017.
At TSL, Chatterjee has been responsible for managing the business and financial aspects of TSL’s investments in its group companies in India, including valuations for various acquisitions of the Tata Steel Group, valuation and structuring of various IBC asset acquisitions, finance and portfolio restructuring, performance and financial planning for various group companies and corporate simplification of Tata Steel’s group portfolio.
Before Tata Steel Group, Chatterjee worked in various positions in McDowell India Ltd, United Breweries Ltd. and Frigoglass Group of Greece. With a professional career spanning over 24 years, Chatterjee has held various positions in accounting and financial management covering various roles including Plant Financial Controller, Financial Reporting, Corporate Finance and Treasury, Enterprise Risk Management, Business Strategy, Corporate Valuations etc.
Chatterjee is a Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant (Inter). He is a member of the Direct Tax and Indirect Tax Committee of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce, Kolkata and the Finance, Accounts and Banking Committee of CII, Eastern region.