OTPC Board of Directors

Mr. Subhash Kumar (Chairman)

Mr. Subhash Kumar is Fellow Member of ICMAI and also Associate Member of ICSI. He is an alumni of Panjab University, Chandigarh with Master’s degree in Commerce with Gold Medal. He has to his credit over 36 years of rich experience in Finance & Budget, Treasury Planning & Portfolio Management, Global Acquisition & Expansion. Prior to joining as Director (Finance), ONGC on 31st January, 2018, Mr. Kumar served a brief stint with Petronet LNG Limited where he joined as Director (Finance) in August 2017. Mr. Kumar has served ONGC and its Subsidiary ONGC Videsh, the overseas arm of ONGC in various key positions for more than 20 years and had been instrumental in many key acquisitions and expansion of company's footprint in 17 countries. Mr. Subhash Kumar has assumed the additional charge of the post of Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of ONGC w.e.f 1st April, 2021.

Mr. Sanil C. Namboodiripad (Managing Director)

Mr. Sanil C. Namboodiripad holds BTech. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering with MBA in Finance. He has over 30 years of rich experience in O&M of Gas based combined cycle power plants, Coal fired power plants and EHV Transmission Systems. He started his career with NTPC where he worked for 17 yrs in large gas turbine power plants. Later he worked with Reliance Power with main focus on establishing O&M strategies, Systems and Processes and M&D systems for the power stations being setup by Reliance. He has also worked with Sterlite Power as Head – Asset Mgmt of the pan India EHV transmission assets of Sterlite. Prior to joining OTPC, he was associated with Adani Transmission where he was managing the portfolio of 25 EHV substations and more than 11000 circuit kms of EHV Transmission lines.

Mr. O.P. Singh (Director)

Mr. O.P. Singh is a Mechanical Engineer with more than 32 years of proven management experience across the various technical and commercial roles in his professional career. He has a deep industry understanding and extensive experience of offshore and onshore operations. Mr. Singh has played major roles in handling the challenging deepwater drilling project in India and overseas. Mr. Singh with his enthusiasm, discipline and strong leadership has been able to turnaround the performance of the Nhava Supply Base. As Tripura Asset Manager, he enhanced the overall performance of the Asset by fast – tracking projects and synergizing resource mobilization and its utilization. Mr. O.P. Singh is a professional with open-minded and forward-looking approach, with firm belief in team-work. Mr. Singh has taken over charge as Director (T&FS), ONGC on 1st April 2020.

Mr. Rajesh Kumar Srivastava (Director)

Mr. Rajesh Kumar Srivastava holds M.Sc. in Geology from Lucknow University and Master’s Degree in Engineering Geology from IIT, Kanpur. He has to his credit over 35 years of rich experience in up-stream hydrocarbon exploration from well site operations (on-land and offshore), development geology, seismic data interpretation to monitoring and planning of exploration and development activities in various basins including deep water exploration on east cost of India. With specialization in reservoir characterization and geo- statistical modelling, he has made significant contributions towards field development by generating geological models for number of oil and gas field of India and abroad. Mr. Srivastava assumed the charge of Director (Exploration) - ONGC on 02nd August, 2019. He is also Director-Incharge CM&SG and Chairman – ONGC Teri Biotech Limited.

Ms. A Vizaya Sree (Director)

Ms A. Vizaya Sree, is a B-Tech (E&CE) from JNTU Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh . She has over 34 years of rich experience in all functions of Infocom Services of ONGC i.e. O&M of Electronics / Instrumentation equipment, communications, IT, Networking, SCADA in various locations. She was also made a member of the Crisis management Team responsible for handling Blowout etc. at HPHT areas of KG Project. Besides she also played an active role in developing & upgrading of technical skills of Multi-Disciplinary Team which enabled successful rollout of enterprise wide IT Projects like ERP (SAP), DISHA (Paperless Office) etc. Currently she is working as Chief GM (E & T) in ONGC.

Mr. M. M. Joshi (Director)

Mr. M. M. Joshi is MBA from IIM Kolkata besides holding Degree in Engineering from IIT, Delhi. He has to his credit over 25 years of rich experience across operations and investments, principally in the transportation and energy sector. He has worked with GMR, Tata Power, Powergen and ICICI Limited in the past. He is currently associated with Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) India LLP as Partner, infrastructure.

Dr. M. S. Kele (Director)

Dr. M. S. Kele is graduate in Electrical Engineering with MBA and LLB from Aurangabad University besides holding other academics qualifications in Power Distribution Management, Energy Audit, Journalism etc. He has done PHD in Power Distribution Franchisee from Nagpur. He has authored 14 books and has contributed over 150 articles on various topics in various magazines and newspapers. He is multidimensional personality with over 30 years of rich experience in power distribution sector. He is a leading expert & analysts in the power distribution. Before joining as CMD, TSECL he has worked at key positions with various private and public sectors companies.

Mr. Keshav Prasad T. S. (Director)

Mr. Keshav Prasad, a Mechanical Engineer with distinction from Visvesvaraya College, Bangalore and Masters in Management has over 34 years of rich experience in various leadership positions in Project EPC operation, Solar Cell and Module Manufacturing Operations, Engineering, Technology, Sourcing, Asset management, Business development etc. Prior to his current role in IL & FS Group he worked with Tata Solar Group & at various important positions. He also served as Scientist at Vikram Sarabhai Space Center (ISRO)for 5 years. Currently he is associated with IL & FS Energy as Chief Operating officer and also leading Saurya Urja Company of Rajasthan Limited as CEO cum WTD since January, 2019.

Mr. Vivek Mallya (Independent Director)

Mr. Vivek Mallya is Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India since 1998. He is also a qualified Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and an ASA from CPA Australia. He has a Master’s degree in Commerce from Mysore University and is an Insolvency Resolution Professional registered with IBBI. He served ONGC & MRPL as Independent Director for over 4 years. He has also served as Partner of PwC, a big four international accounting firm. He has also been active in the NGO Space as the Hon. President of Keshava Seva Samithi.

Note: * Mr. A. K. Purwar ceased to be director of OTPC with effect from 15th May, 2021 pursuant to completion of his tenure as Independent Director.

Note: * Mr. Shashi Shankar ceased to be Chairman of OTPC with effect from 1st April, 2021 pursuant to superannuation from the services of ONGC.

Note: * Mr. V.K. Garg ceased to be director of OTPC with effect from 1st April, 2021 pursuant to completion of his tenure as independent Director.

Note: * Mr. Ashwani Kumar ceased to be director of OTPC with effect from 15th October, 2020 due to resignation.