Lanxess has announced the appointment of Neelanjan Banerjee as Global Head of its Lubricant Additives Business – to be effective from July 01, 2022. Banerjee has a degree in engineering. He was appointed as the Vice Chairman & Managing Director of LANXESS India Private Limited in September, 2018. He was also elevated as Region Head for India Region and reports directly into the Board of Management of LANXESS AG. He has been a Director of LANXESS India Private Limited since 2009 and Executive Director since January, 2011.
Under his leadership, LANXESS India has shown impressive growth and won several prestigious awards like the ICC awards for Excellence in Management of Health & Safety, Best Nicer Globe Company for Distribution Safety and Best Responsible Care Committed Company, FICCI award for Sustainability in Excellence for Safety in Chemicals and CII award for Water Management Company of the Year among many others.