Mr. O. R. Chitlange has rich experience of over four decades. He has expertise in strategy, finance, operations, marketing, etc. Mr. Chitlange joined the Birla Group in 1984. Mentored by late Mr. B.K. Birla and Smt. Sarla Birla, he represents the best of vintage professional leadership in the extended Birla Group of Businesses. Mr. Chitlange, a Chartered Accountant who joined Century Textiles and Industries Limited in 1984 was in-charge of the Finance Department. Subsequently, he looked after various functions and rose to the level of Business Head of Century Rayon in 2008. Under his leadership the Century Rayon has won many awards and accolades. His rich and varied experience of 36 years is spread across Century Textiles in functions like shipping, Forex & Treasury and Mutual Fund. He was the Managing Director of Century Enka and Business Head of Century Rayon. In new role, he is the Chief Executive Officer of Fashion Yarn Business.
Mr. Chitlange is the Chairman of the Governing Council of B.K. Birla College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Kalyan (Autonomous) and B.K. Birla Public School, Kalyan (CBSE affiliated) that is amongst the top 10 CBSE Schools in Mumbai.