Monsanto India Limited has appointed Mr. Cherukuri Ravishankar as the Managing Director for its business across India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. He will assume responsibility from Ms. Shilpa Divekar Nirula from September 22, 2018.
Ms. Nirula moves on to a senior leadership position at the parent company Bayer. However, she will continue to remain a Non-Executive Director of the company.
Mr. Ravishankar who has earlier been a Non-Executive Director of the company has been instrumental in conceptualizing and implementing strategic initiatives in commercial and modernizing supply chain operations of the company. He brings with him twenty-one years of experience across multiple functions including commercial, strategy and supply chain as well as multiple industries Agriculture Inputs, Consumer Products, Consumer Durables and Consulting.
Shares of MONSANTO INDIA LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.2868.5 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 2955.15. The total number of shares traded during the day was 1769 in over 329 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 2975 and intraday low of 2827.65. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 5079214.