Board of Directors
Shri M M Srivastava, IAS (Retd.), Chairman
Shri M M Srivastava, IAS, (Retd.) has graduated in Science from Delhi University and has completed his Masters in Physics from Delhi University. He has also done MBA (Marketing) from University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. He has wide administrative and corporate experience of more than 31 years. He has held various positions in Government Departments including Member (Finance), Gujarat Electricity Board, Managing Director of Gujarat Agro Industries Corporation, Secretary in Finance Department, Commissioner of Commercial Tax Department, Principal Secretary of Energy and Petrochemicals Department and Additional Chief Secretary of Finance Department, Government of Gujarat.
Dr. Hasmukh Adhia, IAS, Non – Executive Director
Dr. Hasmukh Adhia, IAS is a senior IAS officer having wide administrative and corporate experience. Dr. Hasmukh Adhia has got a basic degree in Accountancy. He has the distinction of being a Gold medalist from Indian Institute of Management and he holds a Ph.D in Yoga from Swami Vivekanand Yoga University Bangalore. Prior to the present posting Dr. Hasmukh Adhia, IAS was Principal Secretary Education Department from April, 2008 to January, 2013, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Gujarat from May, 2003 to June, 2006. He was also Director General of Sardar Patel Institute of Public Administration (SPIPA) and Managing Director, Gujarat State Financial Services Limited (GSFSL). Prior to this he has worked as Director in the Ministry of Industry, New Delhi, and Secretary Finance Department, Government of Gujarat and Industries Commissioner, Gujarat as well as Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation. He has travelled widely around the World for promotion of Industrial and Infrastructure Investment in India. At present, he is the Principal Secretary, Finance Department, and Government of Gujarat.
Shri D J Pandian, IAS, Non-Executive Director
Shri D J Pandian, IAS holds degree in Master of Business Administration from Madras University. He is a senior IAS officer having administrative and corporate experience spanning more than 29 years. Shri D J Pandian, IAS has worked on deputation with the World Bank in Washington, D.C. He was Director, External Commercial Borrowing, Ministry of Finance, Government of India from 1995 to 1997. In addition, Shri D J Pandian, IAS has also held various appointments in the Government of Gujarat. He previously headed Gujarat Lease Finance Limited from 1993 until 1994. Shri D J Pandian, IAS was Managing Director of GSPCL as well as GSPL from 2004 to 2009. Presently he is Principal Secretary, Energy & Petrochemicals Department, Government of Gujarat.
Shri R Vaidyanathan, Independent Director
Shri R Vaidyanathan is a Science Graduate from the Loyola College, Madras and has done Masters from the Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta and has also obtained Fellow in Management (Doctorate) from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta. He is Professor of Finance and Control at the IIM, Bangalore and UTI Chair Professor in the area of Capital Markets. He was also a visiting Fulbright Fellow at the Georgia State University at Atlanta and International Insurance Foundation at Washington D. C. during 2003 and studied the Pension Systems in the USA. He has been appointed as a Trustee for the New Pension System by the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority of India. He is known for his commendable contributions in the areas of Corporate Finance, Risk Management, Pensions, etc.
Shri N K Mitra, Independent Director
Shri N K Mitra has done B.Sc. (Honours) and Petroleum Engineering from Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad. Shri N K Mitra has served the upstream oil & gas industry in this part of the world for more than 38 years. Shri N K Mitra was associated with ONGC from 1973 and was holding senior positions like Chief Engineer (Production), General Manager (Production) and Executive Director (Offshore). Shri N K Mitra’s contribution in managing offshore infrastructures, logistics, inputs and manpower, early exploitation of oil & gas from small, marginal and deep water fields are well acknowledged in industry circle. Shri N K Mitra has superannuated as the Director (Offshore) as well as Director-I/c Marketing of Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd. He has been conferred best ‘Offshore Oil & Gas Professional from India’ by IORS and the longest serving ‘distinguished SPE member’ by Society of Petroleum Engineers.
Shri Tapan Ray, IAS, Managing Director
Shri Tapan Ray, IAS holds Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, Post Graduate in Public Policy from Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University USA, Master of Public Administration from Maxwell School, Syracuse University, USA and Degree in Law with various Diplomas. He is a senior IAS officer having wide administrative and corporate experience of more than 31 years. He has also served as Principal Secretary, Finance Department, Government of Gujarat from June 2006 to November 2009. Shri Tapan Ray, IAS, is appointed as Managing Director of GSPL effective from November 2009 and is looking after the entire GSPC Group.