Bhubaneswar: Jagat Parija has joined as Vice President, Corporate Affairs in Adani Group managed Dhamra Port.
With a career spanning over three decades, Parija has worked in JSPL, Aditya Birla, Vedanta, Visa-steel, Tata steel, L&T etc. Prior to this, he was working as Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs in Jindal Steel and Power.
Parija comes with vast exposure and strong work experience in leadership positions at multinational companies and consulting organisations of repute. He looks after Corporate Affairs, legal, CSR, land, community interaction, outreach programmes and statutory compliances etc.
Parija is the son of former Chief Secretary of Odisha Lalatendtu Parija and late Pratima Parija. He belongs to village Ichhapur of Jagatsinghpur district in Odisha. His mother belongs to Tihidi block of Bhadrak district.
He is also the grandson of a distinguished scientist and a great educationalist Sikhya Guru Pranakrushna Parija. He was among a handful of senior corporate executives from Odisha.