CEO and Executive Director
Vik Bansal is a seasoned industrial leader with a passion for pursuing sustainable solutions and a demonstrable history of creating value for stakeholders.
With more than 30 years’ experience in CEO and senior leadership roles at complex, industrial publicly listed organisations, Vik has a proven track record of delivering strong growth for all stakeholders. He is known for his ability to lead businesses through significant growth, transition and improvement initiatives to transform performance and boost innovation.
Vik has extensive global experience, having lived and worked in four continents while managing complex, publicly listed industrial businesses with teams and assets across multiple countries. He is passionate about developing people, supporting leaders, and building talent pipelines to underpin longterm business success. His strategic leadership capabilities, coupled with a tireless commitment to continuous improvement and process refinement, make him an exceptional leader for the steel industry.
Vik has invaluable experience as an Executive and Non-Executive Director across commercial, industrial and not-for-profit boards. He has dedicated countless hours to volunteering as a Board Member for organisations like the National Waste & Recycling Industry Council, Waste Management & Resource Recovery and Disability Services Australia.
Until recently, Vik was Group CEO & MD of Cleanaway waste management (ASX:CWY) since August 2015. Vik is also Chairman of LGI Pty Ltd, a clean energy company based in Brisbane. He is a Fellow of both the Institute of Engineers Australia and the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
A self-described voracious reader in his spare time, Vik is a sports fan, enjoys playing golf and watching cricket. He is an Electrical Engineer, has an MBA and has completed AMP from INSEAD.