Mumbai: Sanjay Gupta, who had been officiating as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Konkan Railway Corporation Ltd. (KRCL), has been appointed as the CMD of the corporation. He is the youngest ever CMD of KRCL.
An official release here said Mr. Gupta, who is from Indian Railway Services of Mechanical Engineering (IRSME), was working as Director (Operations and Commercial) from September 30, 2013 till his elevation.
He was officiating as the CMD from November 24, 2015, after the superannuation of B.P. Tayal.
Mr. Gupta has worked on several prestigious and coveted posts as well as on various assignments. He has a rich experience of more than 30 years as a Mechanical Officer of Indian Railways.
Prior to his posting as Director (Operations and Commercial) of Konkan Railway, he had also worked as Chief Mechanical Engineer on Konkan Railway. He has brought about several improvements in all spheres of working of Konkan Railway and has also been instrumental in taking KRCL to new heights, the release added.