Power People | September 2014
H Kumar takes over as MD of MRPL
H Kumar has been appointed as Managing Director of Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd (MRPL) by the Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. MRPL, in a statutory filing, has declared that it received an order dated August 7, from the Ministry, appointing H Kumar as MD of MRPL for five years from the date of his assumption of charge of the post or till the date of his superannuation or until further orders, whichever is the earliest. Kumar is the Executive Director (corporate strategy and planning) of HPCL. PP Upadhya, who was MD of MRPL, superannuated on July 31.