Grundfos has announced the appointment of HP Nanda as Executive Vice President and Divisional CEO, Water Utility.
HP Nanda is a seasoned industrial executive with 23 years of experience gained at DuPont. He joins Grundfos from a role as the Vice President & General Manager of the global DuPont Water Solutions Business, where he led a ~$1.5B business which comprises a team of 2500 employees, 11 manufacturing sites, 9 technology centers and a commercial presence in most countries.
“HP brings deep knowledge about the water utility sector, many years in senior leadership and a strong and authentic leadership style. He is a true entrepreneur, and I am confident that he is the right person to lead our Water Utility Division,” says Grundfos CEO Poul Due Jensen.
HP has a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Sambalpur University in India and an MBA in Marketing and Finance from Xavier Institute of Management, also in India.
He says: “I cannot wait to join Grundfos. It is a fantastic company that I have followed for years, and I am very excited about the opportunity,” says HP and continues, “I am looking forward to bringing my knowledge and experience to work with the amazing colleagues in Grundfos to shape our future together.”
HP, who is Indian/American, assumes his role on 1 March 2022 and will be based in Houston, Texas, United States.