Kwality appoints A. K. Gupta as Independent Director.
Kwality Ltd, India’s largest and fastest growing private dairy company, today announced the appointment of A. K. Gupta as an Independent Director.
Welcoming Gupta, Sanjay Dhingra, Managing Director, Kwality Ltd, said, “We are pleased to welcome A.K. Gupta as the new board director at Kwality Ltd. An industry veteran, Gupta is immensely respected in the industry for his vision and knowledge. His appointment as a board member is in recognition of his expertise in banking practices across various domains. With his induction, Kwality will gain in all spheres which will help to meet the expansion programme of the company”.
Commenting on his decision to join Kwality, A.K. Gupta said, “The next decade is of FMCG industry and the quality of the product and the cost factor is very important to meet the competitive environment both from Indian as well as international market. Each and every employee has to be a Brand Ambassador to build the image of the company and the original concept of Quality Circle initially introduced in Japan will have to be adopted to take the company at a higher level both in domestic and international market. I am delighted to be a part of Kwality as I believe the brand is all set to make waves in the dairy segment. I look forward to contributing in this new growth journey”.
With close to 40 years of experience in the banking sector, Gupta has served as an Executive Director at Canara Bank where his stewardship significantly boosted growth and profitability. Before he joined Canara Bank in July 2011, Gupta had an exceptionally distinguished career at the Punjab National Bank spanning over three decades. His extensive knowledge of the entire gamut of banking practices has stood him in good stead in discharging his duties. He has been to the fore in varied spheres like NPA recovery, corporate credit, Retail Banking, MSME, Treasury, Human Resources Development, Information & Technology and Transaction Banking. Gupta also received ‘Best techno savvy and customer friendly award’ in entire banking industry by IDRBT Hyderabad.