Mr. Vishwanath Suresh has assumed charge as Director Commercial of India’s largest iron ore producer Hyderabad headquartered NMDC on 1 March 2023. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Suresh held the post of Executive Director of Coal Import Group of Steel Authority of India Limited shouldering the responsibility of procuring over 15M metric ton per year of imported coking coal and also held additional charge of Executive Director Corporate Materials Management.With a long service spanning over three decades in the mining and manufacturing sector, his career is marked by versatile experience in fields like sales and marketing of Steel in domestic and international markets, procurements, strategic management and policy. By virtue of commercial acumen and leadership qualities, he took numerous initiatives for systems improvement, boosting sales and revenue. Mr. Suresh is an alumnus of the National Institute of Technology Rourkela, formerly REC Rourkela, from where he holds a Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical Engineering. He also holds a Master’s in Business Administration in Marketing and a certificate in Advanced Strategic Management course from IIM Kozhikode.