Mr. Neeraj Akhoury is an industry veteran with 28 years of experience in the cement and steel industry, where he has worked in leadership roles in India and other emerging markets. He started
his career in Tata Steel in 1993 and joined the Holcim group, six years after in 1999, where he worked for two plus decades. He was a member of the Executive Committee of Lafarge India
heading Corporate Affairs and Sales. He moved to Nigeria in 2011 as the Managing Director & CEO of Lafarge AshakaCem PLC, after which he was appointed as Director for Strategy & Business Development for Middle East & Africa at the Lafarge headquarters in Paris. He was also the CEO of Lafarge Suma Cement Limited and the Country representative of Holcim Bangladesh. In February 2017, he was appointed as the Managing Director & CEO of ACC Limited and took over as CEO Holcim India, Managing Director & CEO, Ambuja Cements Limited, and Non- Executive Director, ACC Limited. He was on the board of Governors at National Council for Cement and Building Materials (NCCBM) constituted by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India, and the Vice President of Cement Manufacturers Association of India.