In the selection interview held today (16 Feb. 2015), PESB has selected K M Singh (CH. ED, NHPC) for the post of CMD, NHPC (National Hydro Power Corporation Ltd). Mr. Singh has a career spanning approximately 29 years in the power sector. He has experience in project management. He joined NHPC Ltd on May 22, 1979 and is in charge of all the NHDC projects.
The position of CMD, NHPC has been running vacant for years due to legal wrangles. Previous panel for CMD had been scrapped by the ACC which comprised two names A B L Srivastava (Director, Finance; NHPC) & J K Sharma who is still serving with NHPC as Director (Projects). Presently, R S T Sai (CMD, THDC) has been in the additional charge of CMD, NHPC since June 08, 2014.
As many as 11 candidates had appeared before the selection board. They are:
1. J K SHARMA, DIR (PROJ), NHPC
2. RADHESHYAM MINA, DIR (HR), NHPC
3. K M SINGH, CH. ED, NHPC
4. B R SARAF, ED, NHPC
5. RAKESH, ED, NHPC
6. I D DAYAL, ED, NHPC 12. RAJEEV GUPTA, CME, MOR
7. S KALGAONKAR, ED, NHPC
8. A S BINDRA, DIR (FIN), SJVNL
9. N L SHARMA, DIR (PERS), SJVNL
10. R K SINHA, DIR (HR), NTC
11. M K GOYAL, ADMIN. MEMBER, BOARD OF REVENUE, GOVT. OF MP
NHPC Limited, A Govt. of India Enterprise, was incorporated in the year 1975 with an authorised capital of Rs. 2000 million and with an objective to plan, promote and organise an integrated and efficient development of hydroelectric power.