The Ministry of Power has extended the tenure of Ravi P Singh, Director (Personnel) as Chairman cum Managing Director (CMD) POWERGRID for a period of six months w.e.f. 21.04.2019 or till the appointment of a regular incumbent.
He is a mechanical engineer from NIT, Allahabad in first class with honours and Post Graduate Diploma in HR from AIMA, New Delhi. He has previously held the positions of Executive Director (Eastern Region-II) and Executive Director (Human Resource Management and Corporate Communication) in POWERGRID. Singh has over 35 years of work experience in the power sector handling various multi-disciplinary functions like HR, telecom, contracts, materials, planning, monitoring and transmission system construction/O&M. Prior to joining POWERGRID in 1991, Singh has worked for 10 years in NTPC.