Chairman & Functional Directors
Shri Sanjai Kumar took over charge of Chairman & Managing Director wef 23.09.2022 .
Shri Sanjai Kumar took over the charge of Chairman & Managing Director w.e.f 23.09.2022. He is also holding the additional charge of Director/POM. Prior to this Sh. Kumar was shouldering the responsibilities of the Director ((Network Planning & Marketing) and (Project, Operations & Maintenance - Additional Charge)) of RailTel. He is an Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering Graduate from University of Allahabad and joined Indian Railway Service of Signal Engineers (IRSSE) of Indian Railways in 1992. During his stint in various capacities in North Eastern Railway (NER), he worked in the areas of Train Operation, Planning & Construction of Signalling Systems including commissioning of Panel Interlocking at more than 50 stations in Samastipur, Sonpur & Varanasi divisions of the then NE Railway. He has a full-time Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) from prestigious Management Development Institute (MDI) Gurugram. Shortly after completing his PGDM, he joined RailTel Corporation of India Ltd in 2002 on deputation before taking absorption in 2008. Being associated with RailTel from its formative years, he has valuable experience of building an organisation from scratch. He has been instrumental in creation of National Knowledge Network while associating with NIC
Shri Rakesh Ranjan is presently working as Executive Director (Telecom Development) in the Ministry of Railways.Read more
Shri Rakesh Ranjan is presently working as Executive Director (Telecom Development) in the Ministry of Railways. He has 24 years of experience in the Railways and has worked in NER, ECR, IRISET and Railway Board besides working in RailTel and Central Electronics Limited (CEL) on deputation. He has undertaken higher management courses in ISB, Mohali ICLIF, Kuala Lumpur and INSEAD, Singapore
While working in RailTel, he has been associated with the commissioning of the first STM-16 network on Indian Railways. He has also been instrumental in commissioning of the IP/MPLS network and NGN of RailTel. He was heading the Railway division in CEL and besides being part of the CEL turn-around story was instrumental in maturing the MSDAC along with reviving the Railways R&D in CEL. He also played a key role in designing and developing the next-generation axle counters in CEL. He enjoys teaching and at IRISET he designed and delivered courses on IP Telephony, SDH networks etc. An ardent lover of open source software, he got commissioned IP exchanges and VoIP control communication system in ECR using open source software.
His current area of interest includes IP exchanges and VoIP control communication systems, LTE-R for Indian Railways, network optimization for IR, central monitoring of Railway Telecom gears, adoption of open source software and technologies, secure surveillance systems, and road-map for 5G on Indian Railways.
He is a civil servant of 1998 batch of Indian Railway Accounts Service and carries rich experience in Infrastructure financing, policy formulation, budgeting and administrative fields across sectors of Rail Transport and Urban Development.Read more
He is a civil servant of 1998 batch of Indian Railway Accounts Service and carries rich experience in Infrastructure financing, policy formulation, budgeting and administrative fields across sectors of Rail Transport and Urban Development.
He held leadership positions in the Ministry of Railways., Government of India and in the Government of Andhra Pradesh on deputation.
He served as Senior Divisional Finance Manager in three Railway Divisions and as Director Finance in Railway Board, Ministry of Railways dealing with Union rail budget. On deputation to Government of AP., he served as Special Commissioner and Group Director Finance in AP Capital Region Development Authority and as the Secretary Municipal Administration and Urban Development in Government of AP.
He has served as Government nominated Director in both central and state government Public Sector Enterprises.
He has done Post Graduate Public Policy and Management Programme from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore and Maxwell School of Citizenship, Syracuse USA., and holds M.Sc. in Physics from Sri Venkateswara University, AP.
Mr. Rao has attended various leadership and training programs in United States (Maxwell School of Public Policy, Syracuse), Japan (JICA) and London (ESCP).
Govt. Nominee Director
Dr. Subhash Sharma is a trained Economist who is engaged in various academic and social activities.Read more
Dr. Subhash Sharma is a trained Economist who is engaged in various academic and social activities. He completed his Ph.D in Economics from Punjabi University, Patiala and started his career as a professor of Economics. He also completed his LLB from Desh Bhagat University in 2018. Today, he heads the Think Tank,Centre for Economic Policy Research as a Founder Director. Previously, he was also on the Board of Hindustan Copper Limited- A Mini Ratna Company of Government of India, as an Independent Director. He frequently writes and publishes articles on socio economic and socio political issues in various newspapers and magazines. About 150 articles have been published in various research journals, magazines and newspapers. He has authored three books namely Organic Farming: An Economic Analysis, Walmart: Threat to Indian Retail Sector, Bharat: Smridhi ka marg and two are in the process.
Shri N. Manoharan (Part- time Non Official Director/ Independent Director)Read more
Manoharan Nallasamy has Mechanical Engineering degree from Bharathiyar University, Coimbatore, India and Master of Engineering Management degree from Duke University, North Carolina, USA with over 20 years of hands-on experience in engineering, technology, management/business consulting, and experience in building engineering services team with global standards. Main areas of experience include product design & development, product management, business process improvement, and supply chain management. Manoharan has worked in Consumer Products, Heavy Equipments& Machinery, Life Science & Laboratory Products, Analytical Instruments and Automation & Control industries. Manoharan has entrepreneurial experience along with techno-commercial capabilities.
श्री एन. मनोहरन (अंशकालिक गैर सरकारी निदेशक/स्वतंत्र निदेशक)और पढ़े
मनोहरन नल्लासामी के पास भारथियार विश्वविद्यालय, कोयंबटूर, भारत से मैकेनिकल इंजीनियरिंग की डिग्री है और ड्यूक विश्वविद्यालय, उत्तरी कैरोलिना, यूएसए से इंजीनियरिंग प्रबंधन में मास्टर डिग्री के साथ इंजीनियरिंग, प्रौद्योगिकी, प्रबंधन / व्यवसाय परामर्श और भवन निर्माण में अनुभव के 20 से अधिक वर्षों का अनुभव है। वैश्विक मानकों के साथ इंजीनियरिंग सेवा टीम। अनुभव के मुख्य क्षेत्रों में उत्पाद डिजाइन और विकास, उत्पाद प्रबंधन, व्यवसाय प्रक्रिया में सुधार और आपूर्ति श्रृंखला प्रबंधन शामिल हैं। मनोहरन ने उपभोक्ता उत्पाद, भारी उपकरण और मशीनरी, जीवन विज्ञान और प्रयोगशाला उत्पाद, विश्लेषणात्मक उपकरण और स्वचालन और नियंत्रण उद्योगों में काम किया है। मनोहरन के पास तकनीकी-व्यावसायिक क्षमताओं के साथ-साथ उद्यमशीलता का अनुभव है।-->