Jayadev Galla
Managing Director
Amara Raja Batteries Ltd
Galla Foods Ltd
After finishing his education in the US, Jayadev Galla worked for a while as an International Sales Executive for GNB Battery Technologies, Inc., USA (now part of Exide Technologies, Inc., USA). He then started as a management executive at Amara Raja Batteries in 1992, from where he has grown to take over as the Managing Director in 2003.

Under his stewardship, the company has grown steadily to become a significant player in the battery segment in the country.

Since 2009, he has also been the Managing Director of Group Company Galla Foods.

Jayadev Galla is a director on the boards of
  • Amara Raja Power Systems Ltd.
  • Amara Raja Electronics Ltd.
  • Mangal Precision Products Ltd.
  • Amara Raja Infra Ltd.
  • Amara Raja Industrial Services Pvt. Ltd.

Jayadev Galla is also an active member of various business and industry bodies, including being a Founder Member of CII's Young Indians (YI).

Some of the positions he holds presently include

In Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) & Young Indians (YI)
  • Elected Member, CII National Council : 2010-11
  • Member, Development Council : 2010-11
  • Vice-Chairman, CII Andhra Pradesh State Council : 2010-11
  • Member, YI National Governing Council & Core Group : 2010-11
In other bodies
  • Member, YPO Hyderabad Chapter - 2008 onwards