Board of Directors Board of Directors

Board of Directors

Mr. Ramesh Kumar Dua, Chairman & Managing Director
  • Over 46 years of experience in strategic, sales and marketing, production and new product development in footwear industry.
  • Commerce Graduate & Rubber Technologist (LPRI, London).
  • Leading Relaxo to become the largest footwear manufacturer of India, with an array of strong brands.
Mr. Mukand Lal Dua, Whole Time Director
  • Over 49 years of experience in manufacturing excellence in footwear industry.
  • Science Graduate
  • Providing cutting edge impetus to new product development and quality control.
Mr. Nikhil Dua, Whole Time Director
  • Over 26 years of experience in production and new product development and has rich knowledge of product mix in Footwear Industry.
  • Commerce graduate and has studied from International School of Modern Shoe-making, Czech Republic.
Mr. Gaurav Kumaar Dua, Whole Time Director
  • Over 21 years of experience in sales and marketing in footwear industry.
  • He is MBA from university of Wales.
  • He joined the Company in 2001 and is heading sales & marketing department of the Company and has been instrumental in revenue growth of the Company from Rs 150 Crores to around Rs 2650 Crores.
Mr. Sushil Batra, Executive Director & CFO
  • Over 32 years of experience in Accounts, Finance, taxation, and strategic planning and Management of the Company.
  • Fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI).
  • Assumed the role of CFO at Relaxo in 2007, since then Mr. Batra has significantly contributed to the company's development and growth.
Mr. Kuldip Singh Dhingra, Independent Director
  • Over 50 years of experience in paint and related industries
  • Science graduate from Delhi university and is an eminent industrialist. His contribution to paint industry is well known and internationally acclaimed.
  • He has immense exposure in strategy & planning, business strategy, corporate management, corporate governance, manufacturing etc.
Mr. Rajeev Rupendra Bhadauria, Independent Director
  • Over 34 years of experience in Human Resource and leadership.
  • Past association with JSPL, Reliance ADA group & NTPC at various positions in Human Resource.
  • B.A. & LLB from Allahabad University and management diploma from Power Management Institute, New Delhi
Ms. Deepa Verma, Independent Director
  • Over 33 years of experience in academic administration.
  • Associated with University of Petroleum & Energy Studies since inception and has held various positions such as Director (NCR) region, VP (Academic Affairs) & presently in charge of Institutional Affairs & HR.
  • B.Sc, LL.B, M.A (Psychology), Diploma in Educational Guidance & Counselling.
Mr. Yogesh Kapur, Independent Director
  • Over 38 years of experience in the financial services sector, extensive international experience, having worked on various assignments for organizations like USAID and the World Bank. Served on committees established by SEBI and the Government of India's Ministry of Finance.
  • Fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI)
Mr. Raj Kumar Jain, Independent Director
  • Over 30 years of vast and extensive experience as Board Member and currently serving on the board of companies including SRF Limited, JK Agri Genetics Ltd etc. and other Companies.
  • An Engineer from Delhi College of Engineering and MBA from Kellogg School of Business
  • Presently Managing Director of Bounce Inc. founded by him in 2020. Prior to founding Bounce Inc., Mr. Jain was Chief Executive Officer, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. (The Times Group) and also served as the President & CEO of Walmart India.
Ms. Richa Arora, Independent Director
  • Over 30 years of experience in business, strategy, ESG & Sustainability, marketing for FMCG companies and other consulting organizations.
  • She is a Chevening scholar from London School of Economics and MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.
  • Previously, she was with the Tata group, where, as COO she led the transformation of the consumer business of Tata Chemicals.