OTPC Board of Directors
Mr. Shashi Shankar, Chairman
Mr. Shashi Shanker is a graduate in Petroleum Engineering from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad and MBA with specialization in Financial Management from IGNOU. Mr. Shanker did his GMT from IIM, Lucknow and Leadership Development Programme at ISB, Hyderabad under "Shangsaptak" programme.With an impressive professional experience of over three decades with ONGC, Mr. Shanker has wide exposure in diverse E&P activities and has been at the helm of drilling operations in various challenging assignments. A performer par excellence, he has received various awards notably "Young Engineer Award" and "Drilling Engineer of the Year 1998".
Mr. Satyajit Ganguly, Managing Director
Mr. Satyajit Ganguly is a graduate in Electrical Engineering and has Post Graduate Diploma in Management. He has around 29 years of rich experience with various renowned power sector companies/authorities such as NTPC, CEA, Powergrid, Power Exchange, Lanco Power & Vedanta Group in various responsible positions. A professional with excellent exposure in Grid Management, Power plant operations, Power Trading, Policy & Regulatory Advocacy, Compliances, Business Development, as well as Business Expansion, Mr. Ganguly has also been a speaker in various national and international forums/conferences.
Mr.Subhash Kumar, Director
Mr. Subhash Kumar is Fellow Member of ICMAI and also Associate Member of ICSI. He is an alumni of Punjab University, Chandigarh with Master’s degree in Commerce with Gold Medal . He has to his credit over 30 years of rich experience in Finance & Budget, Treasury Planning & Portfolio Management, Global Acquisition & Expansion. Prior to joining as Director (Finance), ONGC on 31 January, 2018, Mr. Kumar served a brief stint with Petronet LNG Limited where he joined as Director (Finance) in August 2017. Mr. Kumar has served ONGC and its Subsidiary ONGC Videsh, the overseas arm of ONGC in various key positions for more than 20 years and had been instrumental in many key acquisitions and expansion of company's footprint in 17 countries.
Mr. N. C. Pandey, Director
Mr. N. C. Pandey is a Mechanical Engineering graduate from NIT, Allahabad. He has to his credit rich experience of over 36 years in Oil and Gas industry. He joined ONGC in 1982 and currently holds position of Director (T & FS), ONGC. He is a professional with a strong track record for delivery of the projects with his excellent project execution skills. During his current tenure with ONGC, he has held various key positions in Offshore & Onshore assignments and made significant achievements in Deep Water Drilling Operations and turnaround the Bokaro Asset Operations.
Mr.A.K. Purwar, Director
Mr. A. K. Purwar, Master's Degree in Commerce from Allahabad University, has about 40 years of experience in Banking Industry. He served State Bank of India as Chairman for over three years. Prior to that, Mr. Purwar was the Chairman of a fully owned subsidiary of SBI, State Bank of Patiala.
Mr. D. K. Mittal, an IAS officer of 1977 batch served in several key positions in the Government of India such as Special Secretary, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industries, Secretary, Ministry of Corporate Affairs and Secretary, Financial Services, Ministry of Finance.
Dr. V. K. Garg, a PhD in Business Administration has served in the Energy Sector, Power and Oil, in various capacities at senior positions. Under his leadership, Power Finance Corporation made successful transition for Mini Ratna to Navratna PSU, the highest recognition for any public sector company from Govt. of India for its performance.
Mr. M. M. Joshi, Director
Mr. M. M. Joshi is MBA from IIM Kolkata besides holding Degree in Engineering from IIT, Delhi. He has to his credit over 20 years of rich experience across operations and investments, principally in the transportation and energy sector. He has worked with GMR, Tata Power, Powergen and ICICI Limited in the past. He is currently associated with IDFC Alternatives Limited as Partner, infrastructure.
Mr. Ashwani Kumar, Director
Mr Ashwani Kumar is PGDM from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore in 1990 and holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical stream from Regional Engineering College, Jaipur in 1988. He is an alumnus of Harvard Business School having attended the General Management Programme in 2001.Prior joining as CEO, IEDCL on 2nd August , 2017, Mr. Kumar served Larsen & Toubro Ltd., where he was leading the power project portfolio as Chief Executive- Power Development. He has also served Reliance Power Ltd, as President- Corporate Development, where he was responsible for Corporate Affairs and Corporate Planning for Reliance Power and PowerGen India Ltd.
Mrs. Swati Ray, Director
Mrs. Swati Ray, is B-Tech (Chemical) from University of Kolkata. She has over 30 years of wide experience of working in various Gas & Oil fields of ONGC in various capacities. She has successfully achieved many milestones in her fulfilling carrier with ONGC which includes handling of IOR / EOR projects in Assam, Integrated Turnkey Contract of Coal Bed Methane (CBM) starting from project conceptualization to project management, Well Services activities & contracts of CBM & MBA Basin etc. Currently she is looking after ONGC's Tripura Assets gas production operations at Agartala.
Dr. M. S. Kele, Director
Dr. M. S. Kele is graduate in Electrical Engineering with MBA and LLB from Aurangabad University besides holding other academics qualifications in Power Distribution Management, Energy Audit, Journalism etc. He has done PHD in Power Distribution Franchisee from Nagpur. He has authored 14 books and has contributed over 150 articles on various topics in various magazines and newspapers. He is multidimensional personality with over 30 years of rich experience in power distribution sector. He is a leading expert & analysts in the power distribution. Before joining as CMD, TSECL he has worked at key positions with various private and public sectors companies.
Note: * Mr. Jayanta Barkati ceased to be director of OTPC with effect from 8th January, 2019 persuant to withdrawal of nomination by GOT.
Note: * Mr. K.C Lahiry ceased to be director of OTPC with effect from 21st February, 2018 due to death.