Deepak Parekh appointed to Lafarge India’s advisory board

Deepak Parekh appointed to Lafarge India’s advisory board
Published: 18 August 2011

Deepak Parekh, Chairman, HDFC, has been inducted on the Lafarge’s International Advisory Board.

Consequently, he stepped down as Non-Executive Chairman of Lafarge India.

Mr Isidoro Miranda, Executive Vice-President, Co-President of the Cement Business, said “Our India business unit has benefited greatly from his guidance, and he will continue to provide us with invaluable advice in this new position on a global basis.” Mr Uday Khanna, who retired as Managing Director and CEO on Wednesday, will replace Mr Parekh as the Non-Executive Chairman of Lafarge India.