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Mr. Ravindra Kumar Tyagi Appointed as PGCIL’s New CMD

Mr. Ravindra Kumar Tyagi has been appointed as Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.’s (PGCIL) new Chairman and Managing Director (CMD). Mr. Tyagi’s tenure began from 1st January 2024, as shared by PGCIL in its stock filing on the same date.

The newly appointed PGCIL CMD completed his graduation in Electrical Engineering from Punjab Engineering College (PEC), Chandigarh and Master of Technology (M.Tech) from IIT Delhi. He is also a ‘Fulbright Scholar’ from Carnegie Mellon University in USA.

Mr. Tyagi has been working in Power sector for more than 33 years. Before being appointed as PGCIL’s CMD, Mr. R.K Tyagi was Director (Operations) of the company and worked across various business areas such as asset management, business development (domestic and overseas), and telecom. He has also served as the head of POWERGRID’s North Eastern Region.