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Anil Agarwal replaces brother, for 1st time takes board position on Vedanta

Agarwal, 66, who turned a tiny scrap metal business into a mining conglomerate, had so far headed the board of London-headquartered Vedanta Resources

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Besides the Agarwal brothers, Vedanta Ltd also has Anil's daughter Priya as a board director. His trusted lieutenant Tarun Jain is also on the board

Press Trust of India
Metals and mining magnate Anil Agarwal has for the first time taken a board position on his flagship Indian firm, Vedanta Ltd, replacing his brother Navin.

Agarwal, 66, who turned a tiny scrap metal business into a mining conglomerate, had so far headed the board of London-headquartered Vedanta Resources.

The Indian flagship Vedanta Ltd houses its oil and gas, aluminium, power, iron ore, steel and copper business.

In a statement, the company said Agarwal has been appointed "as the non-executive chairman of Vedanta Ltd".

He replaces his brother Navin, who will now be the Executive Vice Chairman of the Board.

The changes followed chief executive

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First Published: Mar 29 2020 | 3:28 PM IST

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