ARS Group:

N. Prabu

Deputy Director (Finance & Accounts)

Mr. Prabu has two decades of experience in the Metal sector. He has been associated with the Company, as Director, since inception. He is responsible for the overall working of the company and is instrumental in making strategic decisions.

Sushil Bhatia

DGM – Corporate affairs

Mr. Sushil Bhatia is a B.Com and L.L.B Graduate from Delhi University, and is also an expert in Labour Law. He started his career in the year 1983 and has since worked with various organizations like Canara Bank, LIC of India and Shriram Foods & Fertilizers (DCM Group Co., Delhi.). In 1995, he joined ARS Steels & Trading (Industrial Scraps company-ISC) and managed the company’s Delhi branch. From 2006 to 2010, he had his own business at Delhi, importing plywood from various countries like China, Malaysia, and Thailand. He re-joined the ARS Group in the year 2010. Since then, he has been successfully heading Corporate Affairs, Coal Procurement, IT, ROC and other legal matters.

I. V. Rao

DGM – Banking

Mr. I. V. Rao, M.Sc., CAIIB, is a retired AGM from Canara Bank, with 37 years of banking experience in various branches viz. rural, semi-urban, urban, and metropolitan, heading small, medium, large, very large and exceptionally large branches. He has worked in branch set ups, administrative set ups, service centre set ups, inspection audit and review set ups and at the Head Office, handling Risk Management Portfolio. He has travelled across India, covering all corners. He has also worked as a Lecturer in Hindu College, Machilipatnam, A.P, in the early days of his career. Post retirement, he has been working with ARS Group from 2012, as the Deputy General Manager- Banking.

ARS Steels:

Shah Alam

GM – Marketing

Mr. Alam is a qualified marketing professional, with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Coimbatore Institute of Technology and an MBA in Marketing. He carries a rich experience of 21 years with him, having worked with steel giant ESSAR, ELGI Group of Companies, and MNCs like Mettler Toledo- a pioneer in precision equipment, FMCG, automotive components, etc. His marketing acumen has taken ARS to reach milestones in the areas of Sales & Marketing. He, along with his team, has ensured that ARS is one of the sought after brand in the South Indian market. He is a professional who always looks to expand his business beyond the reach of his competitors.

Meera Reddy

GM – Purchase

Mr. Reddy is the head of ARS Steel Purchase Division, which takes care of raw materials sourcing local and imported from European, South American and other countries. He is a qualified Commerce Graduate with a Post Graduate in Business Administration, and carries a rich work experience of 28 years in the aqua and steel industries. He has been associated with ARS Group since 2004.

Aravind S Varrier

DGM – Marketing

Mr. Varrier has experience of more than 10 years in the field of Sales & Marketing. He has worked with one of the leading steel majors- Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. and was responsible for Project Sales of long and flat products across the south. His exposure of Project Sales ranges from customers & PSUs like BHEL, BPCL etc. to Larsen & Toubro Ltd.- ECC/Power Transmission & Distribution (TLT Segment), L&T Shipbuilding and various Wind Mill customers across Southern India. He is a Graduate of Mechanical Engineering, with a Post-Graduation degree in MBA (International Business) from the School of Economics, DAVV, Indore, and is certified in Supply Chain Management from the prestigious IIM Calcutta. He is currently orchestrating a new approach towards successfully branding and establishing ARS’ new brand name, Trusteel 500 D.

ARS Energy:


Veeramani Shankar

AGM – Procurement

Mr. Veeramani Shankar, a Diploma Graduate in Materials Management from the Institute of Materials Management, Nagpur Chapter, has 20+ years of experience in Supply Chain Management. He has worked with various reputed Integrated Steel organizations like FACOR Steels Ltd., SEML Raipur and JAIRAJ Ispat Ltd., involving himself in their day to day materials’ activities as well as in Project Management. He is heading Purchase Department and overseeing IT, HR & Admin in ARS Energy. He has also lead the team for SAP Implementation and been ISO Team auditor.


S. Valarmadhi

DGM – Finance and Accounts

Mrs. S. Valarmadhi, B.Com, M.B.A (Finance), C.A (Final), PGDCA, has 21 years of experience in the fields of Finance, Auditing and Accounting. She has tremendous experience in the Sugar and Automobile industries (India & abroad), with the co-generation power project, with Indian & International Non-Government Organisations and in manufacturing & trading. She is heading Finance & Accounts in ARS Energy.


R. Saravanan

Senior Manager – Projects

Saravanan, D.ME, B.TECH, D.PPM, D.CADD, has more than 25 years of experience in the handling of projects for various industries such as Power, Refineries, Oil and Gas, with the last 12 years being in the Power Industry. He has worked with Chettinad Group of Companies, Newton Engg. & Constn. Co. Ltd., Thermax group, etc. He is heading Projects division and Techno Commercial Co-ordination in ARS Energy.


Hari Prasanna

Senior Manager – Plant Operations & Maintenance

Mr. Hari Prasanna, DEEE, certified Energy Manager, has 14 years of experience in Power Plant Commissioning and Operation. He has worked with Operational Energy Group, DF Power Systems and Cethar Vessels. He has been working with the ARS Energy, as Head – Operations & Maintenance from 2013 onwards.

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