Past Chairmen
YearName of ChairmanCompany
1958-59Mr. J.A. StevenKumardhubi Fireclay & Silica Works Ltd.
1959-61Mr. A. BanerjiBehar Firebricks & Potteries Ltd.
1961-62Mr. D.R. SubramanianBurn & Co. Ltd.
1962-63Mr. D. GopalakrishnanReliance Firebrick & Pottery Co. Ltd.
1963-64Mr. N.S. GilaniKumardhubi Fireclay & Silica Works Ltd.
1964-68Mr. S.N. MukherjeeBehar Firebricks & Postteries Ltd.
1968-69Mr. M.H. DalmiaOrissa Cement Ltd.
1969-70Mr. P.R. ChakiBelpahar Refractories Ltd.
1970-72Mr. S.N. MukherjeeBehar Firebricks & Potteries Ltd.
1972-74Dr. S.S. GhoseBelpahar Refractories Ltd.
1974-75Mr. K.N. MarwahaBurn & Co. Ltd.
1975-76Mr. M.H. DalmiaOrissa Cement Ltd.
1976-78Mr. J.R.K. MurthyHarry Refractories & Ceramic Works P. Ltd.
1978-81Mr. K.N. MukherjeeBehar Firebricks & Potteries Ltd.
1981-83Mr. J.H. DalmiaDalmia Magnesite Corporation
1983-86Mr. K.P. JhunjhunwallaOrissa Industries Ltd.
1986-88Mr. S. RayIndo Flogates Ltd.
1988-90Mr. R.H. DalmiaOrissa Cement Ltd.
1990-92Mr. K.S. SwaminathanTata Refractories Ltd.
1992-94Mr. S.G. RajgarhiaOrient Abrasives Ltd.
1994-96Mr. R. JhunjhunwalaOrissa Industries Ltd.
1996-98Mr. M.V. MurugappanCarborundum Universal Ltd.
1998-99Mr. Amrik SinghShri Nataraj Ceramic & Chemical Indus. Ltd.
2000-02Mr. C.D. KamathTata Refractories Ltd.
2002-04Dr. M. MukhopadhyayBharat Refractories Ltd.
2004-06Mr. U.C. DeveshwarAce Refractories Ltd.
2006 - 2010Dr. A.K. ChattopadhyayTRL Krosaki Refractories Ltd.
2010 - 2011Mr. Kamal SardaIFGL Refractories Ltd.
2010 - 2014Mr. Arvind JainVishva Vishal Engineering Ltd.
2014 - 2016Dr. J.N. TiwariOCL India Ltd.
2016 onwardsMr. Hakimuddin AliCalderys India Refractories Ltd


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