Senior Management

Aditya S Ghorpade joined the Company in the year 1992. He pursued his PUC and B.Com from Vijayanagara College, Hosapet. He also attended a Management Programme conducted by I.I.M. Bangalore from August 24 to November 13, 1992. Aditya is also a passionate wildlife photographer. After working in different capacities inside the organisation, he is now working as President Plant operations from the year 2019.

Aditya S Ghorpade

President Plant Operation

Uttam Kumar Bhageria joined the Company on 15 September 2021 as Chief Financial Officer. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He holds around 20 years of experience in managing Finance & accounts of Manufacturing, Engineering and Consulting. Prior to joining us, he worked with prestigious organizations viz Steer Group of Companies and Deloitte. On 9 February 2022, he was appointed as Chief Risk Officer of the Company in addition to his role as Chief Financial Officer.

Uttam Kumar Bhageria

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Risk Officer

Saleem holds B. Com and LLB degrees from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He is also a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India, New Delhi. He has garnered vast experience working with organisations dealing with ferroalloy and power businesses before joining SMIORE as a Company Secretary in 2005. While serving as Company Secretary and later as the Chief General Manager of Mines, Saleem played a crucial role during the Hon’ble Supreme Court’s suspension of mining operations arising due to a PIL regarding illegal mining.

Mohammed Abdul Saleem

Whole Time Director,
Company Secretary & Compliance Officer