Mineral Enterprises Private Limited (MEPL) is a progressive and scientific company with 6 decades of industry experience with expertise on upgrading/conserving low grade (non-marketable) ores, Logistics & Infrastructure Development.
Since inception in 1962 our unwavering commitment to sustainable development of both the environment and community is resolute, as is our commitment to our stakeholders, our people, and our mission of sustainable mining, and continuing environmental and community development.
With more than 4 decades of hands-on experience in the mining industry, Mr. Basant Poddar is the Director of Mineral Enterprises Private Limited. He steers the organisation with keen business acumen, clear foresight, and places highest priority on ethical business principles with scientific practices. A leader who creates opportunities and is an inspiration to many.
A visionary, a philanthropist, and a sustainability evangelist –– he is the man behind the phenomenal work done by MEPL in massive afforestation of mining area, setting up renewable energy sources, developing sustainable infrastructure and aiding the economically weaker section of the society.
Under his leadership, MEPL received multiple awards. He was the Vice President of Federation of Indian Mineral Industries, an apex body founded in 1966. He is an also a Trustee in Nightingales Medical Trust.