Shri DS Rana (Chairman and Managing Director)
Shri Rana was with DFCCIL right from the inception stage and was one of the first officers to quit the coveted Railway service and join the Company on permanent basis
While working as CPM/Mumbai in DFCCIL, Shri Rana undertook many policy initiatives in the spheres of RRP & Compensation Matrix for affected PAPs to ensure land acquisition in highly urbanized areas of Mumbai. He is also credited with obtaining a multitude of statutory Environmental Clearances for the project in Maharashtra, which led to timely Financial Closure of Phase-II leg of Western DFC, in partnership with JICA. A Treatise written by Shri Rana on Environmental & Social issues has been widely circulated to various Infrastructure Ministries & PSUs to serve as a hand book for the Project Managers
A graduate in Economics from Lady Shri Ram College, Smt. Likhi holds a Masters degree in Sociology from the Delhi School of Economics and a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard University.
She served in the Ministry of Finance, Government of India as Director in the Department of Financial Services and later as Counsellor Economic with the Embassy of India at Washington DC.
She has vast and varied experience in administration. Most recently she was Managing Director of the Haryana Power General Corporation Ltd., in Government of Haryana. Prior to which she was Managing Director HAFED (the Haryana State Cooperative Supply & Marketing Federation Limited) and Secretary Finance, Government of Haryana.
Smt. Neelam S.Kumar has been appointed as Part-time official Director of EPI as nominee of Govt. of India pursuant to DHI order dated 23.08.2018. Smt. Neelam S. Kumar is an ICAS Officer of 1984 batch. Presently, She is posted as Chief Controller of Accounts, Ministry of Industry, looking after the Budget & Accounts, Payment and Treasury functions of DIPP, DHI, DPE and MSME.
During her career of 37 years in the IAS, she has held important posts in State and Central governments in the fields of finance, home, Industry, urban development, rural development, food and textiles. She has been MD of the Central Cottage Industries Corporation of the Govt of India. She is also an Independent Director with NPCIL. She is also Independent External Monitor with Ministry of Home and IFCI
Shri Sushant Baliga (Part time Non-Official Director)
Shri Sushant Baliga joined EPI as an Independent Director with effect from 18.11.2015. Shri Baliga is a B.Tech from IIT Madras (1972), M.Tech
Post retirement, he has been engaged in various advisory capacities for Indian Institute of Technology Patna; Indian Institute of Technology Ropar; Indian Institute of Science Education and Research, Pune; All India Council of Technical Education; FICCI; National Buildings Construction Corporation Ltd.; National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd.; Delhi University; NIFT; The World Bank etc. and has held the position of Independent Director on the Board of Bridge and Roof (India) Ltd. He held the post of Chairman, Academic Council of the DPC. He is also a Life Member of the Indian Roads Congress and the Indian Council of Arbitration