Vik joined Cleanaway as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in August 2015.
With over 20 years’ experience in a range of executive roles in Australia, Asia and the United States, he has a proven track record of leading industrial organisations through significant growth, transition and improvement.
Vik was previously President and Chief Operating Officer of Valmont Industries Inc. – a US$3.3 billion NYSE listed global engineering and manufacturing company based out of Omaha, Nebraska USA. Prior to that he was Group President of the Global Engineered Infrastructure Products segment of Valmont Inc. and Group President Asia Pacific.
Vik has also held senior line leadership positions with One Steel Limited and Eaton Corporation.
He holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering with Honours, an MBA, and has completed the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD.
Vik is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of Engineers Australia.
He is a founding board member of the National Waste and Recycling Industry Council (NWRIC).