DECEMBER 9, 2022
Governance

Ravindra Kumar Tyagi appointed as Chairman & MD of POWERGRID

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New Delhi: In a significant development, Ravindra Kumar Tyagi has assumed the position of Chairman and Managing Director at Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), a distinguished Maharatna CPSU operating under the Ministry of Power, Government of India. Tyagi, previously serving as the Director (Operations) of the company, brings over 33 years of extensive experience in the power sector, having held pivotal roles in prominent CPSUs.

Throughout his career, Tyagi has showcased expertise in diverse aspects of POWERGRID's operations, including Asset Management, Engineering, Business Development (both domestic and overseas), Telecom, Load Despatch and communication, NTAMC, DMS, and also served as the Head of POWERGRID’s North Eastern Region.

Educationally, Tyagi holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Punjab Engineering College (PEC), Chandigarh, and an M. Tech. in Energy Studies from IIT Delhi. Notably, he is a "Fulbright Scholar" from Carnegie Mellon University, USA, and has authored over 50 technical papers presented in National and International conferences. Tyagi has been a representative of India in numerous international technical committees contributing to the formulation of various Technical Standards, earning him recognition both nationally and internationally.

This story has been sourced from the official LinkedIn handle of POWERGRID.