A Govt. Of Sikkim Enterprise

JV of Teesta Urja Ltd. (Govt. of Sikkim Enterprise) & POWERGRID (Govt. Of India Enterprise)
CIN NO: U40109DL2006SGC151871
Board Of Directors

Mr. K. Sreekant

Chairman & Nominee of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

Mr. K. Sreekant has been appointed as Non-Executive Chairman and Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 14.08.2019. He is Chairman & Managing Director of POWERGRID. He is CMA and PGDM (Finance) from Management Development Institute, Gurgaon. He has over 33 years of experience in the power sector in the areas of Long Term Financial Planning, Investment Appraisals, formulation of Capital Budgets, Resource Mobilization from domestic and international markets, Corporate Accounts, Commercial, Regulatory Affairs and Enterprise Resource Planning Systems.

Mr. Satya Narayan Mohanty

Independent Director

Mr. Satya Narayan Mohanty has been appointed as Independent Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 23.08.2019. Mr. Mohanty is a former Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of 1980 batch (AP cadre). Among his many educational qualifications, Mr. Mohanty is Ph.D in Economics, M.Phil. in National Security & Strategic Studies, LLB and Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management. He was Secretary General - National Human Rights Commission, Secretary - National Disaster Management Authority, Director General (Supplies & Disposals) and Additional Secretary (Commerce) - Department of Commerce. He was also CEO - Food Safety & Standards Authority, and Additional Secretary - Ministry of Health & Family Welfare besides being Senior Advisor (Rural Development and Energy) in the Planning Commission (NITI AAYOG).

Mr. Ramakrishna G

Managing Director

Mr. Ramakrishna Gunda has been appointed as Managing Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 01.11.2017. He has experience of more than 25 years in the fields of Project Engineering, Re-engineering & Technical services, Construction Management, Manufacturing, Operations & Maintenance in the sectors of Petrochemical, Textile and Energy & Power. He has done his graduation from Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. He started his carrier from Petrochemical Industries and after serving there for 8 years, joined energy & power sector. He has worked with various gas based & hydro power projects across India at the level of Head of the Project and played key role in successful commissioning of 2x8 MW Patikari Hydro Electric Project & 2x50 MW Everest Hydro Power Project in state of Himachal Pradesh and recently 6x200 MW Teesta III Hydro Electric Project in state of Sikkim the 2nd biggest Hydro Power Project in the Country. He has taken charge as Managing Director of Teesta Valley Power transmission Limited from Nov 2017.

Mr. Kailash Rathore

Director - Projects

Mr. Kailash Rathore has been appointed as Whole time Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 03.04.2020. He graduated from IIT Roorkee in Electrical Engineering and has diverse experience of more than 35 years in EHV AC transmission system. He has been associated with POWERGRID since 1991 and has contributed to various segments i.e. Design & Engineering of EHV AC Transmission & Load dispatch & Communication Projects, Handling of Domestic & International Consultancy Transmission Projects, Execution of DMS Projects; under various capacities and has played vital role in transfer of Technology & establishment of manufacturing facilities in India for various high end products such as 765kV Gas Insulated Switchgear (GIS), 765kV Transformers & Reactors, STATCOM etc. by various foreign manufacturers, under Make in India initiative of Govt of India. He has also served for 7 years in NTPC prior to joining POWERGRID in 1991. He has authored many technical papers in various forum.

Mr. Arvind Kumar

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. Arvind Kumar is a former Indian Forest Service (IFS) officer of 1985 batch of Sikkim State cadre. He holds a Master’s Degree in Physics from Lucknow University, Lucknow. Mr. Kumar has more than 30 years of experience at varied levels of regulatory framework and policy making in Sikkim State Government and Union Government of India. Besides holding various positions in the Forestry & Environment sector both at the state and central levels, he has worked as Deputy Secretary, 5th Central Pay Commission; Deputy Secretary, Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance; Private Secretary to Union Cabinet Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways in the Union Government of India and Secretary, Land Revenue and Disaster Management Department; Principal Secretary-cum-PCCF, Forest Environment and Wildlife Management Department; Principal Resident Commissioner of Sikkim at Delhi; Principal Secretary, Commerce and Industries Department in the Sikkim State Government. He is Executive Chairman of Teesta Urja Limited. He has been appointed as Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 22.10.2013.

Mr. Phigu Tshering Bhutia

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. Phigu Tshering Bhutia has been appointed as Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 04.04.2020. He is currently holding the position of Principal Chief Engineer-cum-Secretary, Power Department, Government of Sikkim.

Mr. M S P Rao

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. M S P Rao has been appointed as Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 10.08.2006. He has more than 40 years of international experience in business management, major project delivery and operations spanning the Petrochemical, chemical, fertilizers and power sectors including both thermal and Hydro Electric projects.

Mr. C. L. Thakur

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. C. L. Thakur has been appointed as Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 19.02.2019. He is a B.Sc. Mechanical Engineer from Delhi College of Engineering since 1976. He has an experience of about 40 years. He has retired from Energy & Power (E&P) Department, Government of Sikkim (GoS), as Chief Engineer in the year 2010 and worked on deputation in Sikkim Power Development Corporation Limited (SPDCL) as a General Manager / Chief Engineer. He has joined DANS Energy Pvt. Ltd. and SIGHA Energy (96 MW & 97 MW) as a Vice President in the year 2010 and worked towards successful completion of 96 MW Jorethang Loop HEP and 97 MW Tashiding HEP including 220 KV Transmission Line.

Mr. P. S. Hariharan

Nominee of REC Limited

Mr. P. S. Hariharan is currently working as General Manager (Tech) for Power Transmission Project Debt financing and Business development of REC Limited. He has over 27 years of experience in power sector. He is B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala (1988), M.Tech (Thermal Sciences) from NIT Kozhikode, Kerala (1991) and PGDC in Information Technology & Management from Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) (2001). He has vast experience of ranging from Techno-Economic Appraisal of Power Generation (Thermal / RE/ Hydro projects)/ Transmission / Distribution projects, Operation & Maintenance of Thermal Power Generation Projects, Tendering/ bidding and awarding of contracts pertains to project execution in power sector and project monitoring. He has also associated with successful implementation of Village Electrification woks under MoP/GoI for entire Karnataka State.

Mr. T. C. Sarmah

Nominee of Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

Mr. Sarmah has been appointed as Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited on 05.01.2016. He is graduate in Electrical Engineering from Jorhat Engineering College, Assam and well-known versatile electrical system professional. He joined NTPC in the year 1986 and has been working in Power system, EHV transmission, its construction and maintenance since 32 years.


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