Chairman & Managing Director

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Shri Virendra Nath Datt took over the additional charge of Chairman & Managing Director of the Company on 3rd June 2020. Shri Datt is associated with Company as Director (Marketing) since October 2018.

An MBA from Maharshi Dayanand University, Shri Datt has a rich professional experience of over 35 years with premier CPSEs such as GAIL and ONGC, besides the Fertilizer Industry.

Prior to joining NFL, Shri Datt was Executive Director in GAIL (India) Limited where he handled all India marketing operations of the company in addition to Corporate Strategy, Planning and Advocacy. He was also a Director on the Board of Mahanagar Gas Ltd., Mumbai. He also had a 10 year stint with ONGC before joining GAIL in 1995

As Director (Marketing) of  NFL, Shri Datt is credited with sustained growth in fertilizer sale of company from 43 Lakh MT in 2017-18 to 57 Lakh MT in 2019-20, an increase of 32% over previous two years. During this period, NFL established a pan India footprint in the fertilizer industry.