Shri V. Kalyana Rama was appointed as Chairman & Managing Director Container Corporation of India Limited (CONCOR) w.e.f. 01.10.2016. He is B. Tech (Mech.) with ICWA. He is an Ex-Railway officer of 1987 batch. Prior to joining Board, he was holding the post of Executive Director, South Central Region of CONCOR. He had worked in BHEL, BHPV before joining Indian Railways. He had held various challenging assignments in his career with Indian Railways. He has been professionally trained in Railways and multi modal transport logistics. He was instrumental in development of container depots in South Central and Southern regions of CONCOR. He has been involved in all the developmental planning and operational activities of EXIM and Domestic cargo at the various dry port terminals of CONCOR. He was also Chief Executive Officer, M/s Infinite Logistics Solutions Private Limited now M/s TCI CONCOR Multimodal Solutions Private Limited, a Joint Venture of CONCOR. He has wide experience in the field of Engineering, System design, Railways & multi modal logistics operations and Project planning and commissioning.
Dr. P. Alli Rani, Director (Finance) completed her education in economics at the university level in a M. Phil Degree in economics. Subsequently she acquired twin Post Graduate Degrees in Management specializing in Finance & Marketing and PhD in Economics. Her career began with the Indian Economic Service (IES), a specialized cadre of the Government of India recruited to conduct economic analysis in the Central Ministries and adjunct offices. Subsequently, she joined the Indian Railway Accounts Service in 1986, a specialized cadre for handling the Finances of the Indian Railways. She joined the Telecom Sector in the early years of her career and spent six years in the sector initially in the DoT and the last two years in BSNL. She once again joined the Railways in 2001 but this time as part of its Corporate Business, taking over as Group General Manager/ Finance of CONCOR. Subsequently elevated as Executive Director, she was elected to the Board of Directors of the company in the year 2009 by the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) and took over as Director Finance of the company.
Sh. Pradip Kumar Agrawal has taken over the charge of Director (Domestic Division) from 1st July, 2016. He belongs to Indian Railway Traffic Service. He has worked for Indian Railways for more than 17 years on various important assignments, both at Divisional and Zonal Headquarter level covering operations, commercial, marketing and safety of Indian Railways. He joined Container Corporation of India Ltd. (CONCOR) in the year 2006 as GGM (Ops)/Western Region, thereafter, worked as Chief General Manager, Western Region for four years. During his tenure, he has successfully managed Container Train Operations for the Region which includes JN Port and various CFSs and ICDs in the Region. He has also worked as Chief Executive Officer for APM Terminals, Mumbai (GTIPL) for five years before joining as Director (Domestic Division), CONCOR. During his tenure as CEO/GTIPL, he has taken various landmark initiatives towards improving productivity, efficiency and safety of the terminals. He has simplified various operating procedures in the terminal and pioneer in introducing paperless gate-transactions, which was a step towards ease of doing business. The Terminal has also consecutively achieved performance of 2 million TEUs p.a. and recognized as best Container Terminal by the maritime fraternity during last five years.
Shri Shailendra Kumar Sharma, Executive Director (Rates) Railway Board, an officer of the Indian Railway Traffic Service 1990 batch, joined Indian Railways in 1991. He is a Post-Graduate in Economics from Punjab, School of Economics Chandigarh. He has had vast and varied experience in Railway Operations, Commercial working, Public Relations & Vigilance. He was also Chief Public Relations Officer as well as Chief Vigilance Officer on Northern Railway. He was also Secretary of Indian National Commission for Co-operation with UNESCO when he was Director in Ministry of HRD. Before joining Railways he worked as an Officer in Reserve Bank of India. He joined as Executive Director Traffic Commercial (Rates) on 7th March, 2016. He has held the key charges of freight and commercial operations on Zonal Railways.
Shri Sanjay Bajpai, Executive Director/Traffic (Co-ordination), Railway Board, an officer of the Indian Railway Traffic Service 1991 batch, joined Indian Railways in 1992. He is a Post-Graduate in Economics from Allahabad University. He has had vast and varied experience in Railway Operations, Commercial working, General Administration. He was also Deputy GM/G and Secretary/GM/Northern Railway as well as Chief Passenger Transport Manager on Northern Railway. He joined as Executive Director Traffic Co-ordination on 1st June, 2016. He has held the key charges of passenger operations, freight operations and general administration on Zonal Railways.
Shri Kamlesh Shivji Vikamsey is a Senior Partner of Khimji Kunverji& Co Chartered Accountants since 1982. A firm registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India & in practice since 1936, having over 79 years of experience in the areas of Auditing, Taxation, Corporate & Personal Advisory Services, Business & Management Consulting Services, Due diligence, Valuations, Inspections, Investigations, etc. Presently : Appointed as member of Independent Management Advisory Committee (IMAC) of International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Geneva, Switzerland; Appointed as a member of External Audit Committee (EAC) of International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington D.C., United States of America; Audit Committee of United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), New York, USA; Appellate Authority constituted under section 22A of the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949; Member at MAT - Ind AS Committee of CBDT; also on the Board of several Listed Public & Private Limited Companies as Independent Director and Chairman of Audit Committee and trustee and Treasurer, Global Vipassana Foundation, an internationally renowned Trust which has constructed Global Pagoda in Mumbai. In the Past : President, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI); President, The Confederation of Asian and Pacific Accountants (CAPA); Board Member, International Federation of Accountants (IFAC); Member & Chairperson of Audit Advisory Committee of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), New York; Member, Steering Committee of United Nations for Comprehensive Review of Governance and Oversight within the United Nations, and its funds, programme and specialized agencies; Member, Appellate Authority constituted under section 22A of the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949.
Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Raj Krishan Malhotra was commissioned into the infantry (JAT Regiment) in 1971 and had the good fortune to actively take part in the 1971 IndoPak war. Recognition by the President of India include award of the AtiVishishtSewa Medal(AVSM) and VishishtSewa Medal (VSM). He has been significantly involved in either planning or participating at various levels of operational engagements by the Indian Army. He was responsible for the Interim National Command Post during the Indian response to Tsunami. His responsibilities included monitoring and coordinating the effort towards Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief. Later as the Assistant Chief of Integrated Defence Staff, he formulated the first Long Term Prospective Plan for the three Services so as to provide basic inputs to the Defence Acquisition Committee (DAC). He was responsible for conducting the first multi-national exercise in India in which 35 countries participated. He has visited USA, Japan, and Singapore as a part of Government delegations. He has been the member Secretary of a National Level Task Force on Indegenisation of Defence Products and improvement of processes and policy. He has also been the chief functionary for reviewing and reorganisation of various establishments for improving efficiency and effectiveness. His academic qualifications include an MPhil and MSc. He also raised the Centre of Joint Warfare Studies (CENJOWS) and was its first Executive Director. He subsequently joined the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) as a part of the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS) and remained there for nearly eight years.
Shri Sanjeev S. Shah is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi. He has done B. Sc. (Bachelor of Science); CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner) from ACFE, Texas, USA; Completed training course of Information Systems Audit by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and also completed training course on Computer Security-Ethical Hacking by AnkitFadia. He is Proprietor of Shah Sanjeev & Associates, Chartered Accountants, Baroda. He is a Practicing Chartered Accountant with specialization in Mergers & Acquisitions, Financial Due Diligence, Business Acquisition strategies, Capital Markets, Corporate Finance, Institutional & Private Equity, Alternate Investments, Drafting and Vetting of Legal documents. Has handled four Public Issues (IPO) of equity Shares with good number of over subscription in the capacity of a Merchant Banker (Category IV). Has presented paper on "Virtual Learning" at II World Summit on Information Society held at Bilbao, Spain in Nov' 05 by UNITED NATIONS and was Invited to present a Paper on "Corporate Govranance" at LONDON by World Council for Corporate Governance in Sept 08. In past Shri Sanjeev S. Shah has served as Independent Director at Vadodara Stock Exchange Ltd.; Chairman of Baroda Branch of ICAI; Member of Expert Committee on Infrastructure and Taxation at Central Gujarat Chambers of Commerce; Member of National White Collar Crime Research Consortium, sponsored by FBI, USA; Member, Committee on Corporate Governance at The ICAI, Delhi; Member, Committee on Corporate Laws, Professional Development & Public Relations; Member of Regional Advisory Committee of Central Excise & Customs, Baroda Commissionerate, Govt. of India; served as a Member of Expert Committee on Infrastructure and Taxation at Central Gujarat Chambers of Commerce.