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Vedanta Cairn appoints 3 health, safety, environment executives

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Vedanta said on Monday that it has appointed three senior executives with diversified experience, including overseas, to bolster the company's health and practices across various functional areas.

The Anil Agarwal-led company said in a statement that it aims to redesign its Health and programme to ensure that every operating unit has a head of and environment.

"With these latest hirings, the company aims to redesign the (HSE) programme to ensure that every operating unit has a and environment, that will help to meet their goal of becoming the in the industry," it said.

According to Oil and Gas, has joined as the Chief Health and - Onshore, to lead the HSE organisation at Barmer and also oversee the implementation of Process Safety Management across onshore operations.

Before joining Cairn, Das worked with as a

has been appointed as the Chief Health and for SBU - Tight Gas Facilities. He was earlier associated with as Vice President, Corporate HSE and Risk Management - Onshore, Offshore and Downstream.

has been appointed as Chief Health and Safety Officer, SBU - Tight Oil and Tight Gas Development.

"He has joined from Argentina where he was holding the designation of a senior HSE His key role will be to build the HSE capability and excellence in his SBU (strategic unit)," the statement said.

In line with Vedanta Cairn's recent investment plan of $850 million in the business, the company aims to build an towards overall development, risk-reward mechanism and industry best safety practices, it added.



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First Published: Mon, April 16 2018. 18:50 IST