Dr. Prabal Bandyopadhyay
Health, Safety & Environment
Dr. Prabal Bandyopadhyay heads Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) for Nuvoco; where he is responsible for spearheading and implementing policies and promotes good practices in Health, Safety and Environment across all business lines; to distinguish Nuvoco as setting benchmarks in HSE for the building materials industry.
Dr. Bandyopadhyay joined Nuvoco in 2005 as Chief – Health and Safety for its Cement business. In 2012, he was entrusted with responsibility for driving HSE in country operations; comprising of the Cement, Ready-mix and Aggregates businesses.
Dr. Bandyopadhyay started his career in HSE with Hoechst India in 1994. He was appointed as Head Environment, Health & Safety (EHS), India in Aventis CropScience Limited in 2002; and continued to lead the EHS function in Bayer CropScience Limited till 2005.
Dr. Bandyopadhyay has published several National and International papers in the field of HSE; besides being a popular speaker at various CII and FICCI fora. He has been visiting faculty in ISTAR, SP University; Vallabh Vidyanagar, Anand, Gujarat; and a core faculty member at Ankleshwar Environment Preservation Society, Ankleshwar, Gujarat.
Dr. Bandyopadhyay graduated with Honours in Physics from Calcutta University in 1988 and has a Masters degree in Environmental Science (1991). He holds a Ph. D in Life Sciences (2001) from Gujarat University, Ahmedabad. He also holds an Advanced Diploma in Industrial Safety from Technical Education Board, Gandhinagar, Gujarat.