MR. V. R. MEHTA
Qualification: Shri V. R. Mehta is a Non-Executive Independent Director of the Company. He joined the Board of Directors of the Company on 22.01.2005.
Shri V. R. Mehta aged 80 years has an experience of 58 years. He holds an Honors degree in Engineering and he is a member of the Maritime Economists Group, London. Mr. Mehta served the Government of India in the Ministry of Shipping & Transport for almost 6 years as Director and Joint Secretary, with the charge of all the major ports in the Country. He is the founder Managing Director of Dredging Corporation of India. He had earlier served for about 17 years in various positions in the Railway Board and the Zonal Railways. Mr. Mehta was a Senior Expert in the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila for over 14 years dealing with a large number of projects in the transport, power and industry sector in the countries in the Asia and the Pacific regions.
The Board has appointed him as Independent Director for five consecutive years for a term up to 31st March , 2019, subject to pleasure of the Board.
Occupation: Management Consultant (Independent Director)