Govt. Nominee Director

Mr. Ghanshyam Prasad

Shri Ghanshyam Prasad (DIN: 08288849) is the Govt. Nominee Director of our Company. He has done his B. Tech (Electrical Engg.) from Indian Institute of Technology, BHU, Varanasi and M. Tech (Energy and Environment Management) from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He has also done his MBA in Finance. He is presently working as Chief Engineer in Ministry of Power, Government of India. His present assignment is Reforms and Restructuring (R&R) in Electricity Sector and Operation and Monitoring (OM) of electricity grid. He is responsible for the amendment of the Electricity Act, Tariff Policy, Bidding guidelines for solar and Wind, etc. He is also responsible for the smooth operation of the Electricity Grid in the country, activities related to Disaster Management related to power sector and schemes under Power System Development Fund (PSDF). Earlier to this, he worked as Chief Engineer (Distribution) in Central Electricity Authority and Director (Transmission and OM) in Ministry of Power. As CE (Distribution), CEA, he initiated the 1st draft Distribution plan. He has experience in the areas of Power System Operation at Regional Load Despatch Centres, long term generation planning, performance monitoring of all the power stations, monitoring of coal supplies to all the power plants, cross border power trade with neighbouring countries, Distribution etc. He has also served for around six years in Haryana Electricity Regulatory Commissions and has looked after various reforms in electricity in India.He has visited various countries like Canada, USA, UK, Japan, Turkey, Australia, Germany, Spain, France, Thailand, Srilanka, Bangladesh, Nepal on Electricity sector assignments. He has been appointed on our Board in November 18.