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. Bidyut Kumar

Director - Projects

Mr. Bidyut Kumar has been appointed as Nominee Director of POWERGRID and Whole time Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited. He has diverse experience of more than 36 years ranging from Hydro Power, Project Management, Project Execution, Corporate Communication, Business Development, Telecommunication etc. He studied B.Sc. Engg (Mechanical), M. Tech (Industrial Engineering), PG Diploma (Material Management), PG Diploma (Public Relations), MA (Mass Communication). Before joining POWERGRID in 1991, he has also served NHPC for 6 years.

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. Karun Kumar Pradhan

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. Karun Kumar Pradhan is the Principal Chief Engineer-cum-Secretary of the Power Department, Government of Sikkim. He has more than 35 years of experience working with the State Power Department. He was also associated with NHPC in the very first Hydro Electric Project in Sikkim - the 60 MW Rangit Hydro Electric Project, Legship for 2 years during its constructional stages in 1992-93. He is an alumnus of Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala.

Mr. D. P. Bhargava

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. D. P. Bhargava is an Engineering Professional with 42 years of experience in the field of hydropower. He was involved in design, DPRs preparation, construction, testing & commissioning, and operation & maintenance of large hydropower plants in India & Bhutan. After graduating (B.E. Electrical with Honors from University of Roorkee) in 1978, he joined NHPC and rose to the position of Director (Technical) NHPC in March 2009. He superannuated from NHPC in March 2016 after serving there for 38 years. Thereafter, he associated with NEEPCO (a CPSU) as expert consultant for the three under construction projects. Currently, he is Managing Director of Teesta Urja Limited.

Ms. Bina Rai

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Ms. Bina Rai has been appointed as Director of Teestavalley Power Transmission Limited w.e.f. 06.10.2021. She was holding the position of Chairperson of SCCS, OBC Welfare Board, Child Commission and Sikkim State Welfare Board. She was also Zilla Panchyat Member, Bermiok Territorial Constituency (West) Sikkim, Member of NEZCC and Member of Vigilance & Monitoring Committee (West) Sikkim.

Mr. D. Nagendra Prasad

Nominee of Teesta Urja Limited

Mr. D. Nagendra Prasad holds Master's degree in Management from University of Wales, United Kingdom, an MBA from MDI, Gurgaon and Leadership Development Programme from ISB, Hyderabad. Mr. Prasad working as Director (Projects) from Greenko has over 13 years of experience in operations and Business Development especially in Energy sector.

Mr. P. S. Hariharan

Nominee of REC Limited

Mr. P. S. Hariharan is currently working as Chief 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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