Mtandt, the trusted leader in providing world class equipments for safely working at height, today announced the appointment of Mr. Pradeep Agarwal as Mtandt’s Group Associate Director and a member of the Executive Board effective on Oct, 1, 2014. Mr. Pradeep Agarwal brings more than 30 years of relevant industry experience to his new role and having previously served as CFO of Mtandt Ltd. Mr. Agarwal replaces Mr. Rakesh Modi whose role is now shifted to the Supervisory Board and as the Managing Director of the company.
“We welcome Mr. Agarwal’s rich experience and leadership to the group,” said Mr. Rakesh Modi, Managing Director, Mtandt Group. “In his new role as chief executive, he will be responsible for delivering against our updated 2014 revenue plan, improving gross margins, and enhancing the company’s profitable growth. His results-oriented approach and ability to think strategically will play a pivotal role in extending our track record of innovation, while helping us grow profitability.
“Mtandt Group is pioneer in the safety industry. Today the most influential and greatest companies in India are using Aerial Working Equipments and Safety Systems supplied by the group to reach and work at height safely,” said Mr. Pradeep Agarwal. “I am excited to be part of the Executive Board and ready to take the new challenges as Associate Director of company. We will be focusing on building Mtandt as a great brand while ensuring highest levels of customer satisfaction. Also we will be fully exploiting the opportunities in Online Retail and Franchise Stores across the country.
Mr. Agarwal has experience in various leading and transitioning companies to make them leaders within their industries. Prior to Mtandt, Mr. Agarwal worked with Ernst and Young served as Head of Finance and Operations with Harris Corporation. He was instrumental in building and establishing famous women fashion retail brand “W” in India and abroad. Mr. Agarwal held several executive leadership positions at egurucool.com and ONICRA Credit Rating Agency of India, early in his career.
Mr. Pradeep Agarwal is a Chartered Accountant from ICAI, earned bachelor’s degrees with honors in Commerce from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi. He served as mentor and guest faculty to various top business schools in India and abroad.
About mtandt Limited
Mtandt group was founded in 1974 by Sri Rajkumar Modi and currently led by Mr. Rakesh Modi with a vision to provide sustainable growth to all the stakeholders associated with the group. It is a professionally managed group having all India presence and the largest AWP rental company of India. Key Activity of the group is to provide safe and economic solutions to the industrial and infrastructure segments. Mtandt is proactive in entering into partnerships with international market leaders across the world, thus drawing technological expertise and higher returns for its stakeholders.