Power Profiles | September 2012
Samir Ashta, director – Finance and Chief Financial Officer - CLP India
With over 26 years of rich experience in project finance, treasury, investment and risk analysis, accounting & taxation and policies & compliances, Samir Ashta has held several leadership roles at large engineering, chemical and paint companies in India, including Escorts, ICI and Demag Cranes.
A chartered accountant and an MBA degree holder, Mr Ashta has been associated with CLP India, as director of finance and chief financial officer, since 2007. He is responsible for managing all aspects of company’s financial operations. Mr Astha is also responsible for Commercial Procurement function that supports all of CLP’s businesses in India.
He is a member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and has done his MBA from the faculty of management studies, University of Delhi.