Bawa - Administration - Sector 56, Gurgaon, Haryana, India

Mohit Bawa

Sector 56, Gurgaon, Haryana, India



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  • Part time
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A dynamic ex Army professional with 30 years of cross-cultural experience in Corporate Affairs, General Administration, Mining Operations, Strategic & Tactical Planning, HR Management, Operations, Logistics, Liaison at top level within India and in foreign country with President of the Country/Cabinet Ministers/ Senior Government Authorities/ Prominent Businessmen and Business Development

Work History

location Sierra Leone, West Africa as Vice President - Administration

ABG Group

From September 2010

Involved in Mining & Energy Businesses

Key Result Areas
• Instrumental in setting up Bauxite mining operations from scratch in Sierra Leone
• Was selected to be re-appointed to head the project after local partners obtained mining license
• Conducted task analysis, ensured preparation of organization chart; interviewing and hiring key staff from India
• Maintained cordial relationship with local JV partners
• Fostered an effective relationship with Cabinet Ministers and Senior Govt. functionaries; organised conduct of Feasibility Study and the Environmental Impact Assessment studies
• Provided options for mining operations including logistics which has maximum impact on operations
• Involved in identifying fresh mineral resources & other business areas
• Played a major role in forming two new companies and successfully interacted with Govt. functionaries to cement the way for a successful bid for an oil block

• Holds the distinction of setting up 2 new companies in Sierra Leone in order to cater for extended Business Development after identifying fresh business opportunities
• Successfully liaised with President of Country/Cabinet Ministers & Govt. Officials in foreign country
• Instrumental in obtaining Allotment Letter from Govt. of Sierra Leone for an Oil Block for newly established company

location Gurgaon as Vice President - Defence Sales

Rolta India Ltd

From November 2009

Key Result Areas
• Proactively involved in identification of new opportunities & development of new business within Army & PMF (BSF & Assam Rifles)
• Ensured development & maintenance of relationships with key personnel in the defense procurement channels; accountable for preparation of sales targets & meeting them by directing a skilled team of sales personnel supported by Technical Representatives

• Generated business worth Rs. 300 Cr. leading to the establishment of a new Defence IT (Software Development) vertical and guided three projects successfully to the stage of commercial bids opening
• Secured a GIS project contract worth Rs. 3 Cr.


Indian Army

Up to November 2008

(Took early retirement as a Director in the Weapons & Equipment Procurement Directorate of Army HQ)

• Selected by the Army to lead multi-cultural and multi-disciplinary teams at various levels for execution of operations in various terrains from deserts and plains of Punjab to the mountainsin Kashmir and NE India. Culminated in Spearheading the command of a 1250 strong Assam Rifles Battalion, holding equipment worth approx. Rs. 200 Cr. in managing operations of large groups with demonstrated leadership qualities; conceptualizing and effectuating measures / modifications in the operating procedures to optimize resource & capacity utilization in war and peace conditions in situations of extreme ambiguity
• As Director Procurement
o Demonstrated skills in formulation, monitoring & implementation of Weapons & Equipment Acquisition Plans for the Army including budgetary aspects involving annual expenditure of Rs. 3000 Cr. each over two financial years; liaised with the Defence Procurement Board & Defence Acquisition Council
o Organized Indo-Russian Inter Governmental Commission Military Technical Co-operation Meeting at Sub Group level and interacted with the Russian side at the Army Sub Group & higher levels
o Handled a Technology Scan section in Weapons and Equipment Directorate, Army Headquarters & scouted for emerging technologies in weapons and equipment
o Oversaw the progress of R&D activities of DRDO in respect of Army Equipment
o Served as Main Token Administrator for Defence Cooperation with USA
• Selected by the Indian Army to attend the prestigious Defence Services Staff College, also attended by selected IAS and Police Services and also foreign Defence Officers
• Selected by the Indian Army to represent the country in United Nations Iraq & Kuwait Observation Mission for 1 year with officers from 32 different countries. Was selected to perform the duties of Senior Operations Officer
• Effectively handled administration, recruitment and training...

Qualifications & Certifications

Business Administration

Amity University

Defence & Strategic Studies

Madras University

National Defence Academy

Management Capsules during Junior & Senior Command

Army War College

prestigious Army Staff Course

Defence Services Staff College

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