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Kerala PSC GK | List of Appointments | 2020




December 2020

Name of the Person Designation
Utpal Kumar Singh Secretary-General of Lok Sabha Secretariat
AR Rehman Ambassador of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts
Varsha Joshi Chairperson of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB)
Amitabh Jain Chief Secretary of Chhattisgarh Government
Sandeep Kataria Global CEO of Bata Show Organisation
Shrikant Madhav Vaidya Vice President of World Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (WLPGA)
Kuldeep Handoo Brand Ambassador for ‘Fit India Movement’
Akshay Kumar Brand Ambassador for Horlicks Protein Plus by HUL
Uday Shankar President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
Anil Soni Chief Executive Officer of the newly launched WHO Foundation
Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah Prime Minister of Kuwait
Annika Sorenstam President of International Golf Federation (IGF)
Zena WooldridgePresident of World Squash Federation
Nagendraa Parakh United Nations Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions
Uday Kotak MD and CEO of Kotak Mahindra Bank
Prakash Apte Part-Time Chairman of Kotak Mahindra Bank
Dipak Gupta Joint MD of Kotak Mahindra Bank
Nana Akufo Addo Presidential Election of Ghana
Sukhbir Singh Sandhu Chairman of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)
Raja Chairi Commander of SpaceX Crew-3 mission by NASA and European Space Agency
Shashi Shekhar VempatiVice President of Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU)
Satyendra Garg DGP of Andaman and Nicobar Island
Ranvir Singh Krishna Police Chief of Puducherry
Vineet Agrawal President of ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India)
Sumant Sinha Vice-President of ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India)
Aditya Nath Das Chief Secretary to Andhra Pradesh Government
Nilam Sawhney Principal Advisor to the CM of Andhra Pradesh Government
Florin Citu Prime Minister of Romania
Prasanth Prabhakaran MD and CEO of Yes Securities (India) Limited
Vice Admiral Rajat Datta DG of Armed Forces Medical Services
Suresh Chandra Mohapatra Chief Secretary of Odisha
Neetal Narang First Female President of Softball Federation of India (SFI)
Sourav Ganguly Brand Ambassador for Class plus
Dr Harsh Vardhan Board Member of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI)
Prof. Santanu ChaudhuryHead the committee constituted by the Department of Science and Technology (DST)

November 2020

Name of the Person Designation
PVG Menon CEO of Electronics Sector Skill Council of India (ESSCI)
Rajiv Jalota Chairman of Mumbai Port Trust
Alassane Ouattara President of Ivory Coast
Duarte Pacheco 30th President of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
Dilip Rath Board of International Dairy Federation (IDF)
Piercristiano Brazzale President of International Dairy Federation (IDF)
John Magufuli President of Tanzania
AK Gupta MD and CEO of ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL)
Shashi S. Vempati Head the 4 member committee which will review ‘Guidelines on Television Rating Agencies in India
Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane Honorary rank to be the General of Nepal Army
Gyanendro Ningombam President of Hockey India
Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad Senior Vice President of Hockey India
Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.46th President of the United States
Kamala Harris Vice-President of the United States
Vidisha Maitra United Nations Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions
Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha Chief Information Commissioner of Central information Commission
Rajkummar Rao Brand Ambassador for Syska Group
Chacha Chaudhary Brand Ambassador for Namami Gange Project
Akshay Kumar Singh MD and CEO of Petronet LNG Ltd
Michael Holding New patron of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) Foundation
Arun Goel Head the committee set up by GOI to strengthen Capital Goods Sector
Sandip BhagatHead the committee to review the frameworks of share-based employee benefits and issue of sweat equity and to suggest policy changes.
R Chandrasekaran Head the committee which will work to revisit the retail business of engineering tariff.
Nitish Kumar Chief Minister of Bihar
Sanjay Kumar Mishra Director of Enforcement Directorate (ED)
Maia Sandu First Women President of Moldova
Navneet Munot MD and CEO of HDFC Mutual Funds
Senapathy (Kris) Gopalakrishnan First Chairperson of the ‘Reserve Bank Innovation Hub (RBIH)’
Rohit Sharma Brand Ambassador for Financepeer
Smriti Mandhana Brand Ambassador for Equitas Small Finance Bank (ESFB)
Greg Barclay Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC)
VK Saraswat Head the committee formed by NITI Aayog
Lt Gen. Harpal Singh New Engineer-in-Chief of Indian Army
Major Gen. Rajeev Chaudhary DG of Border Roads Organisation (BRO)

October 2020

Name of the Person Designation
Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah New emir of Kuwait
Ajay Kumar Bhalla Head the panel set by GOI to examine all Chinese Foreign Investment Proposals
>Sourav Ganguly Brand Ambassador of Bengal Peerless Housing Development Company Limited
Charanjit Attra Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of State Bank of India
G Subramonia Iyer Head of 3 member interim Committee of Directors (CoD) to exercise the power of MD and CEO of Dhanlaxmi Bank Ltd
IPS MA Ganapathy Director General (DG) of the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)
Prof Ashima Goyal, Prof Jayanth R Varma and Dr Shashanka Bhide Members of RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC)
Dinesh Kumar Khara Chairman of State Bank of India (SBI)
Ajinkya Rahane Brand Ambassador of Hudle
J Venkatramu MD and CEO of India Post Payments Bank (IPPB)
Bishr Al-Khasawneh Prime Minster of Jordan
Sadyr Zhaparov Acting Prime Minster of Kyrgyzstan
Nilesh Shah Chairman of AMFI (Association of Mutual Funds in India)
Saurabh Nanavati Vice-Chairman of AMFI (Association of Mutual Funds in India)
Piyush Goyal Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Chetan Anand Brand Ambassador of Transform
M S Ananth Head the committee which will frame the Professional Engineers Bill
Rajiv Gauba Head the panel of secretaries set up by GOI to streamline Telecom Spectrum Allocation
Costantina Dita Brand Ambassador of World Athletics Half Marathon Championships 2020
Dr Michael Irani Interim President of International Weightlifting Federation (IWF)
Vishal V. Sharma Next Permanent Representative of India to UNESCO’s Permanent Delegation of India with the rank of Ambassador
Justice Madan LokurSupreme Court to monitor steps to prevent stubble burning
Rohan Jaitley President of Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA)
Jacinda Ardern Prime Minister of New Zealand
Rajkiran Rai G Chairman of India Bank’s Association (IBA)
DineshKumar Khara Deputy-Chairman of India Bank’s Association (IBA)
Madhabi Puri Buch Head the Market Data Advisory Committee (MDAC)
P Umesh Head 9 member panel setup by IRDAI to examine the need for Standard Cyber Liability Insurance
Lewis Hamilton Brand ambassador for LG Signature
Priyanka Chopra Brand ambassador for B-Fizz
Neena Malhotra Next Ambassador to the Republic of San Marino
Saad al-Hariri Prime Minister of Lebanon
Sushil Kumar Singhal Next High Commissioner of India to Solomon Islands
Apurva Chandra Chairperson of Governing Body of International Labour Organisation (ILO)
Rajiv Kumar Head the committee which will evaluate reforms in urban planning education system
Rohit Sharma Brand Ambassador for Vega & Dr Trust
Luis Arce President of Bolivia
Wavel Ramkalawan President of Seychelles
Alpha Conde President of Guinea
Yashvardhan K Sinha Chief Information Commissioner of India

September 2020

Name of the Person Designation
Rajiv Kumar Election Commissioner of India
Aveek Sarkar Chairman of Press Trust of India
Hemant Khatri Chairman and Managing Director of Hindustan Shipyard Ltd (HSL)
Usha Padhee Director-General of Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)
V K Yadav CEO of Railway Board by appointment committee of cabinet
Murali Ramakrishnan MD and CEO of South Indian Bank
S Krishnan MD and CEO of Punjab and Sind Bank
K Padmakar Chairman and MD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)
Raj Srivastava Next Ambassador of India to the Republic of Croatia
Dwayne Bravo Brand Ambassador of ‘SBOTOP’
Ayushmann Khurana Brand Ambassador of Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance
Vinkesh Gulati President of Federation of Automobile Dealers Association (FADA)
Sanyukta Samaddar Head the Multidimensional Poverty Index Coordination Committee (MPICC)
Anil Jain President of All India Tennis Association (AITA)
Anil Dhupar Secretary-General of All India Tennis Association (AITA)
Paresh Rawal Chairman of National School of Drama
Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Smriti Mandhana Brand Ambassador for Playerzpot
Rajnath Singh Head Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) to look into Corporatisation of Ordinance Factory Board (OFB)
Sameer Kumar Khare Executive Director of Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Takeo Konishi Country Director of India of Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Rajesh Khullar Executive Director of World Bank
Jane FraserCEO of Citigroup
Subhash Kamath Chairman of Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI)
NS Rajan Vice Chairman of Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI)
Harivansh Narayan Singh Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha
Yoshihide Suga Prime Minister of Japan
Sachin Tendulkar Brand Ambassador of Paytm First Games
Amitabh Bachchan Amazon for its Alexa Voice Assistant
Virat Kohli Brand Ambassador for Great Learning
Lt Gen Rajesh Pant Head of the committee to look into and examine the reports of digital surveillance on prominent Indian Nationals by Chinese firm Shenzhen Zhenhua Data Information Technology Company Ltd
Ajay Tirkey Head the committee to prepare the roadmap to regularize the land leasing activity in agriculture sector
Suresh Raina Brand Ambassador for 9stacks
Narendra Singh Tomar Ministry of Food Processing Industries
Anil Dhasmana Chief of the National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO)
Retd. Col. Dr Girija Shanker Mungali Member of Asian Football Confederation Task Force
Simanchala Dash Advisor to Executive Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Retd. Col. Bah Ndaw Interim President of Mali
Col. Assimi Goita Vice President of Mali
AK Dixit New Administrator of Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative (PMC) Bank
Alexander Lukashenko President of Belarus
Ishmael Toroma President of Bougainville
Khushi Chindaliya Regional Ambassador for India by United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)- Tunza Eco Generation (Green)
Rajat Sud MD of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL)
Mohamed Hussein Roble Prime Minister of Somalia
Sonu Sood Brand Ambassador of Acer India
Aamir Khan Brand Ambassador for CEAT Limited
Yuvraj Singh Brand Ambassador for Akash Educational Service Ltd
Neetu David Chairman of Women’s National Selection Panel by BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India)
Moctar Ouane Prime Minister of Mali
Meeta Makhan Head the 3 member committee which will run the daily affairs of Lakshmi Vilas Bank (LVB)
Robin Uthappa Brand Ambassador for Kerala based startup named ‘Entri’
S S Deswal DG of NSG (National Security Guard)
P D Vaghela Chairman of TRAI (Telecom Regulatory Authority of India)
Shekhar Kapur President of FTII (Film and Television Institute of India)
Sunil Sethi Advisor to KVIC (Khadi and Village Commission)
Aamir Khan Brand Ambassador of Vedantu

August 2020

Name of the Person Designation
Hamed Bakayoko Prime Minister of Ivory Coast
Urjit Patel Additional and Independent Director of Great Eastern Shipping Company Ltd
Varus Sridhar CEO of Paytm Money
Hardik Satishchandra Shah New Private Secretary to Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Mohamed Irfaan Ali President of Guyana
Pradip Shah Head of the committee which will suggest ways to boost International Retail Businesses in India
Ashwini Kumar Tewari MD and CEO of SBI Card
Sashidhar Jagdishan CEO of HDFC Bank
Manoj Sinha Next Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir
Ajay Tyagi Chairman of SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India)
G C Murmu New Comptroller and Auditor General of India
Suresh Raina and Harmanpreet Kaur Brand Ambassador for WTF Sports
P S Ranipse Inspector General (IG) in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
Pradeep Kumar Joshi Chairman of UPSC (Union Public Service Commission)
Hardayal Prasad MD and CEO of PNB Housing Finance Limited
G K Pillai Head the committee to determine the ceiling rates under remissions of duties and taxes on exported products (RoDTEP) scheme
Mahinda Rajapaksa Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
Walter Roger Martos Ruiz Prime Minister of Peru
Alexander Lukashenko Presidential Election for Belarus
Harsh Kumar Bhanwala Executive Chairman of Capital India Finance Limited
IRS Patanjali Principal Chief Commissioner of Income Tax, Mumbai
Mohamed Ould Bilal Prime Minister of Mauritania
Pramod Bhasin Chairman for Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)
Vice Admiral Dinesh K Tripathi Director General Naval Operations (DGNO)
SS Mundra Non-Executive Chairman of Indiabulls Housing Finance (IBH)
Soma Mondal Chairman of SAIL (Steel Authority of India Limited)
Suhail Sameer Group President of BharatPe
Kaushik Khona CEO of GoAir
Rakesh Asthana Director General of Border Security Force (BSF)
Satya Pal Malik Governor of Meghalaya
Bhagat Singh Koshyari Governor of Goa
GP Garg New Executive Director of SEBI (Securities Exchange Board of India)
Rohit Sharma Brand Ambassador of Oakley
Rajiv Kumar Election Commissioner of India
Francisco Asue Prime Minister of Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Ashwani Bhatia MD of State Bank of India (SBI)
Vinay M Tonse MD and CEO of SBI Funds Management Pvt Ltd (SBIFMPL)
Jasneet Kaur Chief Human resource Officer of BharatPe
Sandip Patel Chair the forum on Artificial Intelligence formed by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Lt Gen Shekatkar Head the three member committee to review the utilization of Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Services (AFHCS)
Mustapha Adib Prime Minister of Lebanon

July 2020

Name of the Person Designation
KK Venugopal Attorney General of India
Tushar Mehta Solicitor General
Gudni Johannesson President of Iceland
Sanjay Dwivedi Director General of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)
Shrikant Madhav Vaidya Chairman of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC)
Ravinder Bhakar CEO of the Central Board of Film Certifications (CBFC)
Indra Mani Pandey Indian envoy to United Nations bodies and other international organisations in Geneva
V Suryanarayan New MD of Cholamandalam MS General Insurance
G Srinivasan Head of the panel to study the suitability of Surety Bonds issuance by Indian insurers
Sukhbir Singh Chairman of National Highway Authority of India
K S Reddy Head an 11 member committee to assess COVID-19 impacts on Human Rights
Injeti Srinivas Chairman of IFSCA (International Financial Services Centers Authority)
Rajeeva Swarup Chief Secretary of Rajasthan
Jayant Krishna First India based CEO of UKIBC (UK India Business Council)
Lee Hsien Loong Prime Minister of Singapore
Gyanendro Ningombam President of Hockey India
Hemang Amin Interim CEO of BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India)
Andrzej Duda President of Poland
Rudrendra Tandon India’s Next Ambassador to Afghanistan
Vikram Doraiswami India’s Next Ambassador to Bangladesh
Vidhu P Nair India’s Next Ambassador to Turkmenistan
Hemant Harichandra Kotalwar India’s next ambassador to Czech Republic
Ashok Lavasa Vice President of the Asian Development Bank
Brett Lee Brand Ambassador for Sports Adda
Ossouka Raponda India’s Next Ambassador to Romania
Roshni Nadar Malhotra New Chairman of HCL Technologies
Chabdrikapersad ‘Chan’ Santokhi President of South American Country ‘Suriname’
Shyam Srinivasan MD and CEO of Federal Bank
P Praveen Siddharth Personnel Secretary to the President Ram Nath Kovind
Ashwini Kumar Tiwari MD and CEO of SBI Cards
Kulmeet Bawa President and Managing Director for SAP (Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing)
Ramesh Boddu MD and CEO of Karur Vysya Bank
Prof. R Narayanaswamy Head the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA)
Sumit Deb MD and CEO of National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC)
P C Kandpal MD and CEO of SBI General Insurance Company Limited
Sanjiv Bajaj Chairman of Bajaj Finance
Arun Kumar Vice-Chairman of the UIC (International union of Railways)
Alok Mishra CEO and Director of Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN)
Riva Ganguly Das Secretary East in Ministry of External Affairs
Partha Pratim Sengupta MD and CEO of Indian Overseas Bank (IOB)
Naveen Tahilyani MD and CEO of Tata AIA Life Ltd
Sahil Seth Honorary Advisor for BRICS CCI (Chambers of Commerce Industry)
Vice Admiral MA Hampiholi Commandant of Indian Naval Academy (INA)
Mahdi Mohammed Gulaid Interim Prime Minister of Somalia
Hichem Mechichi Prime Minister of Tunisia
N. Sivaraman MD and Group CEO of ICRA Limited
Anil Kumar Jha Head Member of the Expert Appraisal Committee
Naveen Tahilyani MD and CEO of TATA AIA Life Insurance
Archana Soreng Member of Antonio Guterres new Youth Advisory Group on Climate Change

June 2020

Name of the Person Designation
PR Jaishankar MD of India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL)
Vasantharao Satya Venkata Deputy MD of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
Harsha Bangari Deputy MD of EXIM Bank
Arun Singhal CEO of FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India)
Anita Kotwani CEO of Carat India
Ravinder Singh Dhillon Chairman and MD of Power Finance Corporation
R K Chaturvedi Secretary in the Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, GOI
Pradip Kumar Tripathi Secretary in the Ministry of Steel, GOI
Lt Gen Manoj Pande 15th Commander in Chief of the Andaman and Nicobar Command (CINCAN)
Mohandas Pai Chairman of the committee on Service Provider of IBBI (Insolvency and Bankruptcy of India)
Sibi George India’s Next Ambassador to Kuwait
Raveesh Kumar India’s Next Ambassador to Finland
Gaitri Kumar Next High Commissioner of India to the United Kingdom
Sushil Singhal Next High Commissioner of India to Papua New Guinea
V N Datt New CMD of National Fertilizers Limited
Krishnendu Majumdar New Chairman of British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)
Patrick Pichette New Board Chairman of Twitter
Sanjiv Bajaj Vice President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Subramanian Sundar MD and CEO of Lakshmi Vilas Bank
Rohit Sharma First Brand Ambassador of IIFL Finance
M. Nethra Goodwill Ambassador to the Poor by UNADAP (United Nation Association for Development and Peace)
Monika Mohta India’s Next Ambassador to Switzerland
Rajiv Singh Chairman of Property Firm Delhi Land and Finance Limited (DLF)
Brajendra Navnit India’s New Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Rahul Shrivastava India’s Next Ambassador to Romania
Javed Iqbal Wani Judge of Jammu and Kashmir High Court
Anil Valluri Senior Director for Google Cloud India
Imtaiyazur Rahman CEO of UTI Mutual Fund
Vice Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta Chief of Staff, Eastern Naval Command
Pankaj Tripathi Brand Ambassador for Bihar Khadi
Volkan Bozkir New President of 75th Session of UN General Assembly
Kubatbek Boronov Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan
Urjit Patel New Chairman of Economic Think Tank Finance and Policy (NIPFP)
Sourav Ganguly and Sunil Chhetri Brand Ambassadors for JSW Cement
Shambhu S Kumaran India new Ambassador to the Philippines
Sethuraman Panchanathan Director of National Science Foundation (NSF)
Niki Poonacha Player Member of International Tennis Federation Men’s Player Panel
Vijay Khanduja Next Ambassador of India to Zimbabwe
Nirakar Pradhan New Chief of PRMIA (Professional Risk Managers International Association)
Dr N Rajendran CEO of Indian Financial Technology and Allies Services (IFTAS)
Clare Connor First Female President of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)
Wassim Jaffer Head Coach of Uttarakhand Cricket Team
Priyanka Chopra and Anurag Kashyap Ambassador at 45th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2020
Anjan Dey Head the Committee to look into Insurance Products to be offered to the Drones
Justice BP Katakey Head the Committee to Investigate Assam Gas Leak at Assam’s Baghjan Oil well of Oil India Ltd
Vini Mahajan Chief Secretary for Punjab
Micheal Martin New Prime Minister of Ireland
Lazarus Chakwera New President of Malawi
Anandiben Patel Governor of Madhya Pradesh

May 2020

Name of the Person Designation
TS Tirumurti Next Ambassador of India to the United Nations
Neeraj Vyas Interim Managing Director and CEO of PNB Housing Finance
Shikha Sharma Advisor to Goggle Pay India
Arvind Kumar Sharma Secretary to the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME)
Ajay Tirkey Secretary to the Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD)
Giridhar Aramane Secretary to Ministry of Shipping & Secretary to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH)
Neeraj Dhawan Chief Risk Officer of Yes Bank
Tarun Bajaj Director on the Central Board of Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
Ashok Michael Pinto US representative to World Bank’s leading hand International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)
Krishnan Ramachandran MD and CEO of Max Bupa Health Insurance
Lt Gen. Raj Shukla Charge of ARTRAC (Army Training Command)
D P S Negi Director-General of Labour Bureau in the Ministry of Labour and Employment
Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament
Mustafa Al Kadhimi New Prime Minister of Iraq
InduShekharChaturvedi New Secretary for the Ministry of New & Renewable Energy
Narinder Batra President of International Hockey Federation(IHF)
V Vidyavathi New Director-General of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI)
Manoj Ahuja New Chairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Vasudha Mishra Secretary, Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to the Department of Personnel and Training of Government of India
Benjamin Netanyahu Prime Minister of Israel
Zubair Iqbal New Managing Director of Jammu and Kashmir Bank
Neerabh Kumar Prasad Head the Committee Formed by Andhra Pradesh Government 
Rajesh Goel New Director-General of National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO)
Govinda Rajulu Chintala Chairman of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
Shaji K V and P.V.S. Suryakumar Deputy Managing Director (DMD) of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
Dilip Oommen New President of Indian Steel Association (ISA)
Moeketsi Majoro New Prime Minister of Lesotho
Rajesh Bhushan Head of the Committee to Develop the Reforms in Drug Regulatory System of India
Carmen Reinhart New Vice President and Chief Economist for World Bank
Jahnabi Phookan 37th National President of Federation of India Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Ladies Organisation
Abhas Jha World Bank’s Practice Manager for Climate Change and Disaster Risk Management for South Asia
PK Nair New Indian Ambassador to the Republic of Niger
Pratibha Parker New Indian Ambassador to the Republic of Angola
Periasamy Kumaran India’s High Commissioner to Singapore
Marcos Troyjo Next President of the New Development Bank (NDB)
Anil Kishora Next Vice President and Chief Risk Officer of New Development Bank (NDB)
Aiman Ezzat New CEO of Capgemini Group
Thierry Delaporte New CEO and MD of Wipro
Dr Narinder Dhruv Batra Member of Olympic Channel Commission
Leo Puri Chairman of JP Morgan for South and South East Asia
Mohit Gupta Co-founder of Zomato
R Sreerekha First woman Director General of Police in Kerala
SN Rajeshwari New Chairman and MD of Oriental Insurance Company (OIC)
Venkataramani Sumantran Independent Director of Airline Company Indigo

April 2020

Name of the Person Designation
BP Kanungo Deputy Governor of RBI
L Duraiswamy New Managing Director of Sundaram Finance
Justice Rajnesh Oswal The first judge of Common Jammu and Kashmir High Court and Ladakh High Court
Dilip Kumar Patel Director Human Resource by National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)
Lisa Nandy UK Shadow Foreign Minister
Late Kobe Bryant Member of Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Anurag Srivastava Spokesperson of the Ministry of External Affairs
UB Pravin Rao New Chairman of NASSCOM
Justice Shiva Kirti Singh Chairperson of TDSAT
Parag Raja MD and CEO of Bharti AXA Life Insurance
Anamika Roy Rashtrawar New MD and CEO of IFFCO Tokio General Insurance
Birupaksha Mishra Executive Director of Union Bank of India
Mahabaleshwara M S MD and CEO of Karnataka Bank
Ajay Mahajan New MD and CEO of CARE Ratings
Vineet Arora New MD and CEO of Paytm General Insurance LTD.
PK Purwar CMD of MTNL (Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited)
Justice Dipankar Datta Chief Justice of Bombay High Court
Kapil Dev Tripathi Secretary to the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind
David Li Chief Executive Officer of Huawei Telecommunication India
Sanjay Kothari New Chief Vigilance Commissioner(CVC) of India
Jagdish Mukhi Charge of the Administration of the Bodoland Territorial Council
Manisha Singh US President Donald Trump as America's next envoy to OECD
Deepak Mittal Next Ambassador of India to the State of Qatar
Piyush Srivastava Next Ambassador of India to the State of Bahrain
J Arunkumar Head Coach of USA Men's National Cricket Team
Rajiv Kumar Chairperson of the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB)
Suresh N Patel Vigilance Commissioner
Shiv Das Meena Chairman & Managing Director, HUDCO
PV Sindhu BWF’s ‘i am badminton’ Campaign Ambassador
Rakesh Sharma President, International Motorcycle Manufacturers Association (IMMA)
N Kamakodi MD & CEO, City Union Bank
Viswanathan Anand Ambassador, WWF India’s environmental education programme
MS Dhoni Ambassador, Poker Stars India
Raghuram Rajan Member of External Advisory Group of IMF (12 members)
R V Verma Part-time Chairman, AU Small Finance Bank
Sanjay Agarwal MD & CEO, AU Small Finance Bank
Ursula Papandrea Acting President, International Weightlifting Federation (IWF)
Rekha Menon Vice Chairperson, NASSCOM
D. Lakshminarayanan MD of Sundaram Home Finance

March 2020

Name of the Person Designation
Ajay Bhushan Pandey New Finance Secretary of Committee of the Cabinet
Former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi Member of Rajya Sabha
Hirdesh Kumar Chief Electoral Officer of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir Election Commission of India
Arundhati Bhattacharya Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Salesforce India
Karan Bajwa Google as Managing Director of Google Cloud in India
Rajeev Jain Managing Director of Bajaj Finance
R Gandhi & Ananth  Narayan Additional Directors of the Yes Bank Board
Pekka Lundmark New Chief Executive Officer & President of Nokia
Sudhanshu Pandey Chairman and Managing Director of Metals and Minerals Trading Corporation (MMTC) Ltd
Sanjay Kumar Panda India’s Ambassador to Turkey
Sunil Joshi New Chairman of the National Selection panel by the BCCI’s Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC)
Bimal Julka Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of India
Nupur Kulshrestha Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Indian Coast Guard
Ravinder Singh Dhillon Chairman and Managing Director of Power Finance Corporation (PFC)
Ajay Kumar Next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Uganda
Sameer Aggarwal CEO of Walmart India
Eric Horvitz CSO of Microsoft
Lt Gen KJS Dhillon Director-General of DIA
Chalasani Venkat Nageswar Chief  Financial Officer (CFO) of State Bank of India (SBI)
Amita Pandove Information Commissioner of Central Information Commission (CIC)

February 2020

Name of the Person Designation
M. Ajit Kumar Chairman of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs
Lieutenant General YK Joshi General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of Northern Command
Anjani Rathore Chief Digital Officer of HDFC Bank
Rajiv Bansal Chairman and Managing Director of Air India
Debashis Panda Secretary, Department of Financial Services
Alok Sharma United Kingdom New Business Minister
Rishi Sunak UK's Finance Minister
Priti Patel Home Minister in the British Cabinet
Mahant Nritya Gopal Das President of Ram Mandir Trust
Lt General (Retd) Syed Ata Hasnain, Rajendra Singh and Krishna Vatsa National Disaster Management Authority
Sunil Gurbaxani Managing Director and CEO of Dhanlaxmi Bank
Riek Machar First Vice President of South Sudan
Sumant Kathpalia Chief Executive of IndusInd Bank
Senior IPS officer S N Shrivastava Next Delhi Police Commissioner
Ajay Bisaria Next High Commissioner of India to Canada
Madan Lal, Rudra Pratap Singh and Sulakshana Naik Cricket Advisory Committee(CAC) of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
Gopal Baglay India’s next Ambassador to Sri Lanka
Deepa Malik President of Paralympic Committee of India
Pramod Agrawal New Chairman and Managing Director of Coal India Ltd.
Rishabh Pant Brand Ambassador of Jindal South West (JSW) Steel
C N Ramachandaran Nair Formulate an Inventory and Valuation Report of Ornaments at Sabarimala temple (Supreme Court of India)
Atul Kumar Gupta New President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAI)
Robin Singh Director of Cricket of the United Arab Emirates
Vinay Dube Chief executive officer (CEO) of Jet Airways
Barry O’Farrell Next high commissioner to India (Australia)
Sanjay Kothari New Central Vigilance Commissioner
Amarjeet Sinha and Bhaskar Khulbe Advisers to Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Vijay Advani New Chairman of Global Board (US-India Business Council (USIBC)
Rajlaxmi Singh Deo President of the Rowing Federation of India (RFI)
Abhay Kumar Singh Chairman & Managing Director of National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC)
Jawed Ashraf Next Ambassador of India to France
Ratan Tata Chairman of the Advisory Council of Mumbai University
Suella Braverman UK's New Attorney General
Admiral Sanjay Jasjit Singh Commandant of the Naval War College, Goa
Mohammed Tawfiq Allawi Iraq Prime Minister
Sh B Murli Kumar Special Expenditure Observer of Election Commission of India
Sh Mrinal Kanti Das Special Police Observer of Election Commission of India

January 2020

Name of the Person Designation
Vinod Kumar Yadav Chairman of Railway Board
Air Marshal Vibhas Pande VSM Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance (AOM) of Indian Air Force
Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton New Chancellor of Queen's University in Belfast, Ireland
Ravindra Nath Mahto Jharkhand Assembly Speaker
Michael Debabrata Patra Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
Ramesh Joshi Non-Executive Chairman of the Company Vakrangee Limited
ED Janak Raj Ex officio member of Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Reserve Bank of India
Lt Gen Satinder Kumar Saini  Vice Chief of the Army Staff
Arvind Krishna Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of International Business Machines Corporation (IBM)
Dr Kritika Shukla Indian Administrative Service (IAS) official of Andhra Pradesh
M Deepika Indian Police Service (IPS) official of Andhra Pradesh
Professor Suresh Chandra Sharma Chairman of National Medical Commission
Ex-CRPF DG Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir
A Sakthivel New Chairman of Apparel Export Promotion Council of India (AEPC)
M Nagaraj Chairman and Managing Director of State-owned Housing and Urban Development Corporation (Hudco)
Arjun Munda President of Archery Association of India
Nripendra Misra Chairperson of the Executive Council of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library (NMML)
Lingam Venkat Prabhakar Managing Director(MD) & Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Canara Bank
Sanjiv Chadha Managing Director(MD) & Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Bank of Baroda
Atanu Kumar Das Managing Director(MD) & Chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Bank of India
Challa Sreenivasulu Setty Managing Director of the State Bank of India
Katerina Sakellaropoulou 1st Woman President of Greece
Sunil Arora Chairman of Forum of the Election Management Bodies of South Asia (FEMBoSA) for the year 2020
Sunil Mehta Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Indian Banks’ Association (IBA)
Taranjit Singh Sandhu New Indian Ambassador to the United States
Harsh Vardhan Shringla New Foreign Secretary
Alok Kansal New General Manager of Western Railway
Diplomat Joao Vele de Almeida 1st Post-Brexit UK Ambassador
Lt Col Yuvraj Malik Director of the National Book Trust
Bipul Behari Saha Bureau Member of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)
IPS officer Anand Prakash Maheshwari New Director-General of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
Judge Archana Rao and Judge Deepa Ambedkar Judges to Criminal and Civil Courts
Arun Kumar Sahu Next High Commissioner of India to Dominica
Babita Rayudu SEBI Executive Director

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