Bidhu is the Chief Financial Officer and Director at Philips Lighting India Limited, a subsidiary of Philips Lighting, the global leader in lighting products, systems and services. In his current role, he has played a key role in driving EBIT improvements through strong cost management and pricing management.
He has been with Philips since 1999 serving in various positions in India such as the Financial Controller for Professional Lighting and Commercial operations, Factory Controller amongst others. He has extensive experience in partnering with business teams to strengthen their commercial processes, improving working capital and supporting profitable growth through several cost reduction initiatives. He has strong domain knowledge in Financial Planning and Analysis, Business Control, Credit Management, Financial Reporting, Industrial restructuring and ERP implementation.
Bidhu is a Chartered Accountant from Kolkata and prior to Philips he has worked at the Emami Group for 2 years.