New Delhi: MR Synrem has taken over the additional charge as Managing Director (MD) of India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC), a PSU under the Ministry of Tourism, the PSU sain in an official statement on Wednesday.
Synrem is a 2002-batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of the Assam-Meghalaya cadre. He has joined ITDC in addition to his existing role as Joint Secretary and Additional Director General, Ministry of Tourism.
During his career so far, Synrem had served as Secretary in the Health & Family Welfare Department, Mission Director of the Meghalaya State National Health Mission and CEO of Megha Health Insurance Scheme in Meghalaya.
In a span of over two decades, he has demonstrated adept administrative expertise in spearheading the projects, schemes and initiatives in the Information Technology & Communications Department, the Transport Department, the Urban Affairs Department, the Commerce & Industries Department etc in his parent cadre.
ITDC has diversified into non-hotel sectors like ticketing, tours and travels, event management, duty-free shopping, publicity & printing consultancy, engineering consultancy, mounting sound & light shows, hospitality education and skill development– all under one roof.