DESIGNATION : Executive Director (Fuel Security)
DATE OF BIRTH : 10th August, 1954
QUALIFICATION : B.E. (Electrical) in 1977 from REC, Rourkela
MBA in 1987 from FMS, Delhi
EXPERIENCE : 32 Years
(i) From 1978 to September 1983 Engineering(Projects) India Ltd., Govt. of India undertaking - in the area of erection and commissioning of coal fired thermal power stations.
(ii) October 1983 to December 1993
Corporate Engineering Department of NTPC
(iii) January 1994 to 1998
Operation & Maintenance at NTPC - Korba Super Thermal Power Station (2100 MW)
(v) January 1999 to Apr 2010
In-charge of Corporate Commercial Department of NTPC
Actively involved in finalisation of Tariff Norms & fixation of tariff for NTPC stations with regulatory authorities, finalisation of Power Purchase Agreement for different projects of NTPC with State Electricity Boards/Discoms, evolving Commercial Policies, Realisation and Interaction with the customers etc.
(vi) Elevated as Executive Director (Business Development) on 10.4.2010.
Taken over as Executive Director (Fuel Security) wef 27.10.2010.
Under his leadership, NTPC, for the first time, has successfully finalized the contract for transportation of coal through waterways. NTPC has entered into a tripartite agreement with Inland Waterways and Jindal lTF.