Mr. Vivek Bhatia
Mr. Vivek Bhatia is CEO Asia Pacific at Thyssenkrupp AG. He is responsible for identifying and shaping business response to growth opportunities, driving business performance and leading transformation programs (corporate,regional or local), across all business areas, for Thyssenkrupp companies in the region. Previously, he was the Head of Strategy, Markets and Development for the Asia Pacific region, based in Singapore.
Prior to joining Thyssenkrupp, Vivek was with the Boston Consulting Group in India, as member of the leadership team for Sustainability, Industrial Goods, Corporate Development, and Operations practices and sector co-lead in India for the Engineered Products & Projects sector. In 2013, he was awarded a BCG Olympics Gold Medal for the most insightful and impactful client work in the region. Prior to BCG, he also worked as a design engineer for refineries and pipelines at Engineer India Limited. Vivek has extensive business experience across metals & mineral processing, oil and gas, renewable energy equipment, power equipment (production as well as R&D), engineered/capital goods, and building materials (cement etc.). He has worked across multiple business functions including strategy, operations and organization on topics such as growth/diversification, joint ventures & technology transfers, business turnaround/transformation, working capital management, operations design and re-engineering, organization design and performance management systems.
Vivek holds an MBA (from IIM Calcutta), M. Tech. (Gold Medalist from I.I.T. Delhi) and B.E. (with honours from University of Delhi).