Kandikuppa Sreekant assumed the charge of the chairman and managing director of Power Grid Corporation of India on August 5. Kandikuppa Sreekant has taken charge as the new Chairman and Managing Director of Power Grid Corporation Of India Ltd. Sreekant was working as the Director Finance with PGCIL. as per the Ministry of Power order, the tenure of Kandikuppa Sreekant will be till December 31, 2023, the date of his superannuation, or until further orders, whichever is earlier.
Sreekant is a B.Com (Hons.) graduate, CMA, and PGDBM (finance), having more than 33 years of experience in the power sector, involving finance and accounting functions, long-term financial planning, investment appraisals, formulation of capital budgets, resource mobilization from domestic and international markets and corporate accounts.
Ravi P Singh, director (personnel), holding the post of chairman and managing director of the company relinquished the additional charge on Monday.