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Metallurgist

Pushkar Raj Chandna, Indian metallurgist. Achievements include discovery of presence of mercury metal in zinc concentrates. Recipient award, Aditya Birla Group, 1997, MECON Ltd., 1997. Member of Institute Directors, Indian Institute Metals (life).

Background

Chandna, Pushkar Raj was born on March 29, 1953 in Jallandhar, Punjab, India. Son of H. C. and Daya Chandna.

Education

Degree in Metallurgical Engineering, MNIT, Jaipur, 1974.

Career

Assistant plant manager Hindustan Zinc, Ltd., Udaipur, India, 1975—1987. Deputy general manager MECON, Ltd., Bangalore, India, 1987—2007. General manager projects development ChemAf, Lubumbashi, India, 2007.

Founder, Chief Executive Officer Yashad Consultancy Ltd., New Delhi, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of presence of mercury metal in zinc concentrates.

Membership

Member of Institute Directors, Indian Institute Metals (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Chess.

Connections

Married Anita Kapoor. 1 child Gaurav.

father:
H. C.

mother:
Daya Chandna

spouse:
Anita Kapoor

child:
Gaurav Chandna