Siraj A Chaudhry

MD & CEO, NCML

Siraj Chaudhry has over 32 years of experience in building, turning around, acquiring, divesting businesses. Prior to his current role as Managing Director & CEO at NCML, he was the Chairman of Cargill India, the Indian arm of Cargill Inc, where he pioneered edible oil fortification as a practice, recognized as a Change The World activity by Fortune Magazine.

Siraj also serves as an Independent Director on the boards of Tata Consumer Products Ltd, Tata Coffee Ltd, and Indus Bank.

He is currently the Co-Chairman of the FICCI Committee on Agriculture. He has also been the past chair of National Committee on Food Processing at FICCI and the National Alliance for Edible Oil Fortification, a joint initiative by CII and GAIN to address malnutrition through food fortification

Siraj is an eminent industry spokesperson and is a sought after keynote speaker at various prestigious events. He is a recognized thought leader in Agri space, featured and quoted in stories on agriculture in leading publications and channels.

He holds an MBA from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT)and is a graduate from Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), University of Delhi.