MC Kini is the Chief Executive Officer for Dalmia Cement Bharat Limited in the North East. He additionally handles the CEO positions at Dalmia Bharat Enterprises´ (DBE) two other notable investments including Adhunik Cement Ltd. and Calcom Cement India Ltd., which marked the arrival of the first major national brand in the region. With 33 years of rich industry experience, Kini has been associated with DCBL for more than nine years. He began his career in the textile industry in 1979, where he was associated with leading brands like Madura Coats and Arvind Mills for over 18 years. He was also the President - Business Development at Chettinad Cement Corporation Ltd. during 2009-2011.
Kini has also been an entrepreneur between 2005 and 2009, when he built a retail chain of more than 100 pharmacies across four cities. Under his stewardship, the company inducted the Oracle Retail (earlier Retek) ERP solution for the first time in India and won an award for its store design.
He holds a Masters in Management Studies with specialization in Marketing from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (JBIMS).