Premal A. Desai – Finance
As of January 1, 2015, Premal A. Desai (45) was appointed a member of the Executive Board at thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG. He is the business area’s Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for Controlling, Accounting & Risk, Information Technology, Purchasing Raw Materials/Energy & Materials Management and Compliance.
Desai, who holds a degree in economics, joined thyssenkrupp in 2006 and among other things has headed the Group’s own Management Consulting unit as well as Corporate Technology/Innovation/Sustainability. In addition to his position as chief strategist he was also responsible for Corporate Affairs. Before joining ThyssenKrupp Premal A. Desai worked for The Boston Consulting Group.
The father of four likes to spend his free time with his family.