K. C. SethiDirector
Mr. K. C. Sethi or KC Sir as he is fondly addressed by one and all is the Director of Gemini group of companies. Born in pre independent India, KC has seen our motherland grow from strength to strength. He has contributed to India’s green revolution, by being actively in public service with Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers (RCF) a mini ratna public sector undertaking from 1961 - 1993.
He retired as a General Manager - Commercial, responsible for overseeing and guiding project purchases. The highlight of KC Sirs stint at RCF was that he was pivotal in the strategic management of material movement and heavy transportation for the RCF Thal Project. Commencing operations in October 1984, it is the world’s largest ammonia Plant in a single unit and also the Asia’s largest urea plant. The plant’s capacity for urea is 1.5 million tons per year and it is spread over an area of 600 acres.
Post retirement in 1993 and upto 1998 KC Sir consulted with petrochemical organizations, most notably the HS Group where he guided their materials management and logistic operations through his rich expertise.
In 1998 he joined Rajiv to enable Gemini’s growth story. Over the years he has continued to contribute immensely to the group.Some of his contributions to date are:
- Streamlining the import processes for materials management and logistics
- He enabled the set up Fagioli PSC in 2001 - 2002, which took advantage of the tenth five year plan which focused on the growth of the power sector and heralded private participation in the development of power generation and infrastructure. Fagioli enhanced project guidelines in heavy lifting techniques and excavation and thus partnered with private players in reducing project delivery timelines.
- KC Sir also played the role of an acting Chief Operating Officer for the group companies and build strong customer relationships, whilst Rajiv focused on business development. A Workaholic , KC sir is actively involved in spiritual discourses on the Bhagvad Gita and devotional singing when he is not working.