Mr. Sujit Patil joins Vedanta as Head – Corporate Communications
Vedanta has appointed Sujit Patil as Head of Corporate Communications effective June 29, 2017. Sujit will lead all aspects of internal & external communication including branding, media management, social media, public relations and advocacy. Prior to joining Vedanta, Sujit was the Vice President and head of corporate communications at Godrej.
Sujit Patil said, “I am indeed delighted and honored to join Vedanta and look forward to contributing towards further enhancing its brand, reputation and reach to a different level. Vedanta has delivered outstanding growth and value to its shareholders through volume, operations and strategy. The company is on an exciting growth path towards becoming a leading global diversified metal & mining and oil & gas conglomerate with its base in the fastest growing & emerging economy – India. I eagerly look forward to being a part of Vedanta in this exciting phase of growth.”
Sujit is an Instrumentation Engineer from Pune University, MBA in Marketing and holds a Diploma in Advertising and PR from Welingkar Institute. He brings 22 years of rich experience at large conglomerates like Emerson, Tata and Godrej. He has had fruitful stints in sales, marketing and branding, strategy, corporate communications and PR. Sujit is member of the prestigious Arthur W Page Society as well as National Chair for branding & communication for CII – Young Indian’s (Yi).