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					Media Release

Appointment of Mr Kuldip Kaura as Chief Executive Officer &
Managing Director

                                 The Board of Directors of the Company have today appointed
                                 Mr Kuldip K Kaura as Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of
                                 ACC Limited with effect from 13th August 2010. He succeeds Mr
                                 Sumit Banerjee who is taking up a new assignment.

                                 Mr Kaura brings with him rich experience in leading businesses in
                                 diverse sectors such as power, natural resources, metals and
                                 mining as well as a deep understanding of corporate governance
                                 and sustainable development. He has been a Director on the Board
                                 of ACC Limited since October 28, 2009.

                        Prior to this Mr Kaura was CEO of Vedanta Resources Plc, where he
                        is still acting as an advisor. He worked with the Vedanta Resources
                        group for 7 years, playing a significant role in transformation and
rapid growth of its group companies, initially as Managing Director of Hindustan Zinc Ltd.
Before that he was Managing Director & Country Manager of ABB India, a group where he
served 18 years holding various management positions. He started his professional career
at Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd in 1969,

Mr Kaura holds a Bachelor of Engineering from Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
and is an alumnus of several executive education programs at the London Business School
and the Swedish Institute of Management.

R Nand Kumar
Head – Corporate Communications

August 5, 2010

ACC Limited is India’s foremost manufacturer of cement. Formerly called “The Associated Cement Companies Limited”, ACC
has a countrywide network of modern cement plants, sales offices, dealers and retailers. In the 74 years of its existence, ACC has
been a pioneer and trend-setter in cement and sustainable development.
For more information about this release, call Corporate Communications, at +91 22 66654524, email:
ACC Limited, Cement House, 121, Maharshi Karve Road, Mumbai – 400020, India. Website:

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