PANAJI: Vedanta Limited CEO, Iron & Ferro Alloys Business, Sauvick Mazumdar interacted with the students of Business Management studies during an Annual supply Chain & Operations conclave organised by Goa Institute of Management (GIM).

Speaking on the theme `Crisis to opportunities’, Mazumdar highlighted innovative best practices at Vedanta Sesa Goa Iron Ore and few other companies who quickly adopted to the new normal during COVID crisis, in order to turn around the difficult situation into breakthrough opportunities.

Mazumdar also emphasized and guided students on developing leadership qualities through continuous learning and improvements.

Sauvick also educated the audience about post COVID economic scenario and how India is progressing towards being amongst the largest economies in the world through highest Growth rate & FDI during the year 2021. He strongly iterated the Vedanta’s commitment towards the Nation building and to be amongst the major contributor towards Atmanirbhar Bharat & vision of $5 trillion economy by 2024.

During the session, Mazumdar cited, “At Vedanta, we believe Innovation and Continuous Improvement are the key drivers propelling our Business. We have been, and are consistently committed to giving back to the Society, thereby thrusting our contribution towards nation building, through sustainable business growth practises. Our People, Planet and their Prosperity is the top most priority for us at Vedanta.”

Expressing her gratitude for the fruitful session Shikha Aggarwal, Assistant Professor (Operation Management) at Goa Institute of Management, said, “Sauvick Mazumdar gave us a positive perspective on the COVID crisis and explained how throughout man’s history, we have always had our best and brightest innovations at the time of crisis. He shared instances with us from the COVID situation which showed people across countries came up with innovative solutions and kept moving despite immense hurdles. Crisis are actually opportunities in disguise.”

Vedanta Sesa Goa Iron Ore is at the forefront in Socio- Economic upliftment of communities and creating maximum value for all the stakeholders. The structured CSR interventions of Vedanta Sesa Goa Iron Ore in the major thrust areas of Health, Education, Agriculture & Livelihood generation, Women empowerment & Infrastructure development since past several decades have massively contributed towards the holistic development of communities around.