New Delhi: Vineet Pandey (IRSEE), who is currently serving as Chief Vigilance Officer (CVO) of Steel Authority of India (SAIL) has assumed the additional charge as CVO NMDC Limited. According to an earlier order from the Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT), Pandey has given additional charge of the post for a period of one year or till the appointment of regular CVO or until further orders, whichever is the earliest.
Pandey is an officer belonging to the 1994 batch of the Indian Railways Service of Electrical Engineers (IRSEE). Having worked in prestigious organisations such as Indian Railways, SAIL, RITES and Central Electricity Authority, he brings in vast experience in Corporate Coordination, Maintenance of Probity & Integrity, Project Engineering, System Integration, Production & Maintenance of Electrical Rolling Stock, Energy Management and Green-energy Initiatives etc.
He is a Graduate in Electrical Engineering from Malviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur. He has attended management training modules at ICLIF/Kuala-Lumpur, INSEAD/Singapore and ISB/Mohali. In addition to his present assignment as CVO, SAIL, he will have an additional charge of CVO, NMDC Limited.
NMDC Limited, previously known as National Mineral Development Corporation, is a state-controlled mineral producer. It is owned 72.43 percent by the government and is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Steel. It is involved in the exploration of iron ore, copper, rock phosphate, limestone, dolomite, gypsum, bentonite, magnesite, diamond, tin, tungsten, graphite etc. It is India's largest iron ore producer and exporter, producing more than 35 million tons of iron ore from 3 fully mechanised mines in Chhattisgarh and Karnataka. It also operates the only mechanised diamond mine in the country at Panna in Madhya Pradesh.