New Delhi: Subrato Ghosh has taken over charge as Director (Personnel) of Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Limited (GRSE) with effect from June 20, 2023, the Defence PSU said in a regulatory filing to the stock exchanges on Tuesday. Prior to this, Ghosh was serving as Chief General Manager in the same organisation.
On June 15, the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of Ghosh for the post of Director (Personnel) of GRSE. According to the DoPT order, he has been appointed to the post till the date of his superannuation, i.e. April 30, 2025, or until further orders, whichever is earlier.
Ghosh is a retired Indian Coast Guard (ICG) officer. After serving in the Indian Coast Guard for more than 25 years, he joined GRSE as General Manger (Rajabagan Dockyard Unit) in the year 2016.
Ghosh is Mechanical Engineer with Bachelor Degree from Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra and has done his Masters in Engineering (Mechanical Marine) from Pune University. He also holds Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Jamia Milia Islamia University, New Delhi. He has also undergone Advance Marine Engineering Course from Institute of Armament Technology, Pune.
He has had an illustrious career in Indian Coast Guard during which he held various prestigious appointments which included Chief Staff Officer (Technical), Principal Director (TS&IT) and Project Officer (PCVs). He has also held six afloat appointments during his career in the Indian Coast Guard.
During his tenure as General Manager in GRSE, he played key role in delivery of three ships each to Indian Navy and Indian Coast Guard. The 100th Warship from GRSE was delivered from Rajabagan Dockyard Unit during his tenure. He steered the doubling of Bailey Bridge Unit turnover and ensured about 20 percent year on year revenue growth thereafter.
Ghosh has proven experience and ability to work with multiple stakeholders under conflicting priorities and stringent deadlines, and deliver results in consistent with stated objectives. He has vast experience in ship building as well as in ship repairs.
“He has no inter-se relationship with other Directors in the company. Further, he does not hold any equity shares of the company,” the company clarified in the filing.