Newsletter Edition 6
Prof. Indranil Manna
(MT/MME/1984) Director of IIT Kanpur, has been conferred the D.Sc. degree (Honoris Causa) of the University of Kalyani (WB) on 7th September 2017 during the University convocation.
Mr. Sanjeev Sinha
(MSC5/PHY/1995) has been appointed by the Japan Railways as an advisor for Rs. 1 lakh crore Ahmedabad-Mumbai High-Speed Rail project.
Dr. Ajay Bhushan Prasad Pandey
(BT/EE/1983) a 1984 batch IAS officer, has been appointed as the interim chairman of the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN).
Dr. Alok Tandon
(BT/EE/1984) a 1986 batch IAS officer, has been appointed as the new chairman and CEO of Noida Authority.
Mr. Prashasta Seth
(BT/MME/1997) has been appointed to the board of directors of Chennai-based speech-recognition startup ‘Uniphore Software Systems’.
Mr. Shailesh Kumar Pathak
(MT/CE/1987) a 1986 batch IRSE officer, has been appointed the new chief commissioner of railway safety (CCRS)
Mr. Keshav Kumar
(MT/CE/1984) Managing Director of LMRC, played a key role in successful launch of Lucknow Metro Rail.
Dr. Mohit Uberoi
(BT/CHE/1986) has been appointed as the CEO of Gerber Technology, the world leader in integrated software and automation solutions for the apparel and industrial markets.
Dr. N. R. Narayana Murthy
(MT/EE/1969), the founder of Infosys and one of the most eminent alumni of our Institute, has been awarded the PLuS Alliance Prize 2017 for Global Leadership.
Prof. Veena Sahajwalla
(BT/MME/1986) wins the inaugural PLuS Alliance Prize 2017 for Research Innovation.
Dr. Md. Mahiuddin Baidya
(MSC2/CHM/2006) has been chosen for the prestigious National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) Young Scientist Platinum Jubilee Award 2017 for his contributions in the field of Chemical Sciences.
Dr. Kandathil Mathew Abraham
(MT/IME/1989) a 1982 Kerala cadre IAS officer, has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary in the Kerala government.
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