Shri Vivek Kumar Dewangan, IAS (DIN: 01377212)

(Shri Vivek Kumar Dewangan, IAS)
Chairman and Managing Director-REC
Chairman- RECPDCL

Shri Vivek Kumar Dewangan is the ex-officio Chairman of the Company pursuant to his appointment as CMD, REC. He is an Indian Administrative Service Officer of Manipur Cadre [1993 Batch]. He holds B.E. in Electronics from NIT, Bhopal and P.G. in Optoelectronics & Optical Communication from IIT, Delhi. Before his appointment in REC, he was serving as Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Power, Government of India.

During his illustrious career as IAS officer, he has held various administrative positions in the areas of Finance, Power / Energy, Elections / Law & Justice, Commerce & Industries, Minister’s Office [Corporate Affairs / Agriculture & Food Processing Industries], Education / Human Resource Development, Sericulture / Agriculture & Cooperation, Economic Affairs, Economics & Statistics, Petroleum & Natural Gas, District Administration [Surguja & Raipur District in Chattisgarh and Senapati District in Manipur] and Divisional Administration.

Further, he is the Government Nominee Director in power sector companies namely, NTPC Limited and Energy Efficiency Services Limited.