New Delhi: Ramesh Babu V is set to be new Director (Operations) of NTPC Limited, a Maharatna PSU under the Ministry of Power. Ramesh's name has been recommended by a Public Enterprise Selection Board (PESB) panel on Wednesday. He is currently serving as Executive Director at NTPC Talcher (Kaniha) Super Thermal Power Plant, since July 17, 2019.
Ramesh has been selected for the post of Director (Operations) of NTPC Limited from the list of six candidates who were interviewed by the selection panel. A total of five candidates including Ramesh who were on the list of the panel were from NTPC Limited, and one candidate was from Meja Urja Nigam Private Limited, a joint venture company of the government of UP and NTPC Limited.
Ramesh Babu has a B. Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering from Regional Engineering College (REC), Srinagar (Now known as National Institute of Technology, Srinagar (NITSRI)). He had also completed his M. Tech in Thermal Engineering from IIT Delhi while serving in NTPC. Ramesh Babu V started his career at Badarpur Thermal Power Station. He joined NTPC in 1987 as 12th Batch Executive Trainee. He has a long string over 32 years of service in NTPC. He also served NTPC in various capacities in the field of Operation, Mechanical Maintenance and Erection etc.