Kaushik Roy
Managing Director - Phillips Carbon Black Limited
Member - Group Management Board of RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group
Kaushik Roy is the Managing Director of Phillips Carbon Black Limited (PCBL), and a Member of the Management Board of RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group. He took on the responsibility of providing leadership to PCBL from January 2013. He is also a member of the Managing Committee of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCC&i).

With revenue of almost US$ 0.5 billion, PCBL is the leading carbon black company in India and the seventh largest carbon black company globally. PCBL is headquartered in Kolkata and has four manufacturing units in India, at Durgapur (West Bengal), Kochi (Kerala), Palej and Mundra (Gujarat).

Kaushik Roy is widely acclaimed for bringing in a new era of leadership at PCBL. He has been instrumental in introducing a customer centric approach to PCBL’s vision and strategy. He took on the challenge of realigning the business with strong focus on new technology, innovation, systems and process reengineering and expansion of scale. He has also introduced newer human resource practices that have brought in a vibrant work culture at PCBL.

Kaushik Roy has a vast multi-functional business experience, spanning over two decades across different sectors like, Tyre and Cement. Prior to PCBL, he has been associated with Apollo Tyres Limited in various leadership roles and has also been a Management Board Member of the company.

Kaushik Roy is an M. Tech (Mechanical) from lIT- Kharagpur, and an alumnus of IMD-Switzerland. He also holds a degree in Business Administration from University of Tokyo.