Mr. Vishal Agarwal
Vice Chairman & Managing Director, VISA Steel
Mr. Agarwal holds a Bachelors Degree from London School of Economics and a Masters Degree from Oxford University. He was born in Faizabad, Uttar Pradesh and completed his schooling from Mayo College, Ajmer and Cheltenham College, UK. He has over 20 years of rich experience in the Iron & Steel industry with hands on experience of setting up greenfield projects and international trading business. During 1997 to 2004, Mr. Agarwal developed the international trading business for the VISA Group in minerals and metals including Chrome Ore, Iron Ore, Manganese Ore, Alumina, Ferro Alloys etc. Since 2004, he has built VISA Steel from scratch and transformed the Company into a leading player in Special Steel, Ferro Chrome and Coke business. His leadership has enabled Strategic Joint Venture partnerships with global Companies including Baosteel, China and SunCoke Energy, USA. He is also the Chairman of VISA SunCoke Limited.
He is a Committee Member of Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) and CII Eastern Regional Council in Kolkata. His Sporting activities include Golf, Tennis & Swimming. Mr. Agarwal is also actively involved in Promoting CSR activities in the areas of education and healthcare in Odisha through the VISA Trust.