Yadagani Srinivasa Rao

A cement professional with over 36 years of experience in driving performance, capex & project management, sustainable development and integration management, Yadagani joins Lafarge Africa Plc. from ACC Cements Limited, Mumbai & Wadi, where he served for 6 years as the Cluster Head – South, West & Central India.

In this role, he led a team of 8 plant managers, accountable for the performance of the plants in the region. Before that, he spent 11 years in Italcementi & Heiderburg Cement in various capacities including, Snr. Vice President – Works; General Manager, Maintenance & Capex Projects; and Deputy General Manager, Projects.

He also served for 11 years in Ambuja Cement, rising to the position of Senior Manager of projects and development.