New Delhi: Koppu Sadashiv Murthy is set to be the next Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL). The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) panel has recommended the name of Murthy for the BHEL’s CMD post on Friday. Presently, he is serving as Executive Director in the same organisation. BHEL is a Mahartana PSU under the Ministry of Heavy Industries.
The CMD post in BHEL will fall vacant on November 1, 2023. Dr. Nalin Shinghal is the current CMD of BHEL.
Murthy has been recommended for the post of CMD of BHEL from a list of two candidates who were interviewed by the PESB panel in its selection meeting held on June 30. Another candidate on list was also from BHEL.
As CMD of BHEL, Murthy will be the Chief Executive of the corporation and will be responsible to the Board of Directors. He will be responsible for overall growth and performance of the organisation, including all aspects of operations, business development, technology development, HR and finance.