Shri K K Pahuja has over 40 years’ experience in the Indian Steel Industry in the areas of operations, market development and policy making. As President of Indian Stainless-Steel Development Association, he is currently driving efforts for promotion and growth of Indian stainless-steel industry. He has been Executive Director at Steel Authority of India Ltd. , where he has been part of corporate operations and involved in product development, enhancing operating efficiencies and driving growth plans of the company. He is a mechanical engineer from BITS Pilani and MBA from FMS, Delhi University. He has been a senior assessor for CII-EXIM Bank Business Excellence Award and has been advising many companies on their journey towards excellence and change management. He has also been guest faculty for Strategic Management at IIFT Delhi.