Pidilite Industries Ltd. announced the appointment of Sudhanshu Vats as the company's deputy managing director, effective 1 September. Vats, an alumnus of IIM-Ahmedabad and NIT Kurukshetra, has spent over three decades in the industry working in organizations such as Unilever, Castrol, Viacom18, and more recently, EPL (formerly known as Essel Propack). Vats was formerly the managing director and Group CEO of Viacom18 Media Private Limited. In his last role, he was managing director and CEO of EPL Limited - a speciality packaging and manufacturing company. Pidlite sells adhesives, sealants, waterproofing solutions and construction chemicals to arts and crafts,
industrial resins, polymers.