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AREAS OF SPECIALISATION/ INTEREST:
Project Management, Contract Management, Project Appraisal, Construction Management and Techniques, Harnessing Water Resources Projects, Regulatory Issues in Power Sector.
Ramesh Narain Misra is Former Chairman and Managing Director of SJVN Limited, a Schedule “A” Mini Ratna Central Public Sector Undertaking, a joint venture of Government of India and Government of Himachal Pradesh. He possess more than 39 years of experience in Water Resources and Power Sector. He graduated in Civil Engineering from MNNIT, Allahabad and did his post-graduation in Water Resources Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He has earned Master’s degree in Business Administration with specialization in Finance. He is Fellow of Institution of Engineers, India, Institution of Public Health Engineers, India and Indian Water Resources Society. He took over the reins of SJVN as CMD on 6th January 2015. During his tenure, in addition to several other achievements, SJVN got investment Sanction of 900 MW Arun-3 Hydro Project in Nepal and 60 MW Naitwar Mori Project in Uttarakhand. For a brief period, he also held additional charge of Chairman, Bhakra Beas Management Board. He actively contributed in diversification of SJVN into thermal, wind and solar energy. Prior to being appointed as CMD, he was Director (Civil) in SJVN since 21st May 2010 and credited with timely completion and commissioning of 412 MW Rampur Hydro Power Project, which was funded by World Bank loan. During his tenure as Director (Civil), World Bank upgraded the rating of Project twice. . Ministry of Power, Government of India awarded two units of Rampur HE Project with Gold Shield and Silver Shield for early completion of project. Prior to joining SJVN, he had served NHPC for 31 years in various capacities starting from the position of Executive Trainee to Executive Director. He headed construction project, and was head of commercial division of NHPC and Regional Executive Director as overall in-charge of two large projects under construction. He has vast experience in Project Implementation, Investigations, Project Planning, Environmental aspects, Project Appraisal, Commercial Aspects, Power Sector Regulatory Issues, Dispute Resolution, Contract Management and Project Management of large projects. He has keen interest in Human Resource Development and Financial Management of Projects. He has been honoured with several individual awards like CEO of the year 2016 Award; CEO with HR Orientation Award; Power Persona & Individual Excellence Award for valuable Contribution in Power Sector; Pride of India Award; International ICON Award; PSU Leadership Award and Eminent Water Resources Engineer Award- 2016. He has contributed about 38 technical papers in various journals, National and International Conferences/ Seminars.