New Delhi (03.09.2022): Arvind Kumar Singh took charge as the Director (Technical, Projects and Raw Materials) of Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL) on September 03, 2022. Prior to this, he was the Executive Director (Works) of SAIL”s IISCO Steel Plant. With Singh taking charge the SAIL gathers full strength at Board-level.
The public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB) selected him for the coveted post on May 02, 2022 and the Appointment Committee of the Cabinet headed by Prime Minister cleared his appointment on September 01, 2022.
A K Singh is a metallurgical engineer from BIT, Sindri. He joined SAIL in 1987 at Company’s Bhilai Steel Plant as Management Trainee (Technical). Rising through the ranks, he reached the level of Executive Director, IISCO Steel Plant after having worked in various integrated steel plants of SAIL. He has vast knowledge and experience in various aspects of steel plant operations like coke ovens, steel making, continuous casting and rolling. Shri Singh has immensely contributed in improving plant operations and plant productivity.