|Abhay takes over as Chairman, Managing Director NHPC |
|Early Times Report|
JAMMU, Feb 24: Abhay Kumar Singh has taken over as Chairman and Managing Director of NHPC Limited, India's premier hydropower utility and a Schedule 'A' Enterprise of Government of India on 24th February 2020. Prior to his appointment as CMD, he held the position of Executive Director, NHPC. Abhay Kumar Singh was also acting as a Nominee Director in Loktak Downstream Hydroelectric Development Corporation Limited.
In his 35 years of professional life, he has played pivotal roles in the setup of many Hydroelectric projects like Tanakpur Project (120 MW), Dhauliganga Project (280 MW), Teesta low dam Stage-IV (160 MW), Parbati Stage-II (800 MW), Parbati Stage-III (520 MW) and Kishanganga HE Project (330 MW) with responsibilities ranging from construction management of key project components to the Head of the Project (HoP) and Regional Head roles.