GFG Alliance has appointed global steel industry executive Mr Sandip Biswas as Group Chief Investment Officer, as the group further strengthens its management team globally. Mr Sandip will be responsible for delivering sustained commercial and investment performance, playing a key role in supporting the group’s debt restructuring and transformation plans, areas in which he has deep expertise. Sandip will be responsible for leading GFG’s efforts to become carbon neutral by 2030, applying his strong track record in developing decarbonization projects. He takes up his position as Group Chief Investment Officer on 1 April. M Sandip joins from Tata Steel where for seventeen years he held senior and board level positions in its important JVs and subsidiaries, including Group Executive Vice President, Finance, for Tata Steel Limited, where he oversaw the group’s financing strategies, including capital structure, mergers and acquisitions and capital raising activities. In July 2019 Sandip became Tata Steel Europe’s Executive Director responsible for driving the company’s transformation program and was appointed to the board. Most recently Sandip was the Chairman of Tata Steel UK. M Sandip has sat on the boards of companies across various geographies in South East Asia, India, Africa, Europe and Canada spanning across port, shipping, coal and iron ore mining and steel industries. Sandip is an honours graduate in commerce from Calcutta University, a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.