Pradip Menon, CFO and Whole Time Director of Akzo Nobel has quit the company. However, Mr Menon will continue in his position in the company till September 2018. “Mr Pradip Menon, Wholetime Director & Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the Company has expressed his desire to leave the services of the Company during September 2018, to pursue an external opportunity,” said the company in a statement.
Pradip Menon, a Chartered Accountant by qualification, has been a rank holder throughout his educational career. He joined Akzo Nobel in February 2016 as CFO & Whole Time Director. Before joining Akzo Nobel, Mr Menon had been associated with Hindustan Level and Unilever for 18 years in various positions in various parts of the world. His main strength is core finance supported by business partnering skills as well as a record of leading and networking dispersed teams on complex projects with rapid delivery in a new area.
AkzoNobel India, present in India for over 60 years, is a leading paints and coatings company. Around 1,850 people work in its six production facilities, two state-of-the-art research laboratories and 50 warehouses across India; its customer service points are an impressive 15,000+. Its product portfolio includes well-known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International and Interpon.