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Appointments in 2015 (January to September)- Lists

Name of The Persons                                   Posts/Departments

Arvind Panagariya                      First Vice Chairman of the newly-created National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog

A.K. Mittal Chairman of Railway Board

R K Srivastava Chairman of Airports Authority of India (AAI)

Aziz Qureshi              Governor of Mizoram

Pahlaj Nihalani -Chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).

Sindhushree Khullar -First CEO of the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog

AS Kiran Kumar -Secretary of the Dept of Space and also the Chairman of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO).

Dr Nazim Zaidi -Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) of India

Nitish Kumar- Chief Minister of Bihar

Sunil Sood -India CEO of the telecom giant

LC Goyal          Secretary of India

Atul Khare UN Under Secretary-General for Field Support, Department of Field Support (DFS).

Amitava Roy Judge of the Supreme Court

Prof Kaptan Singh Solani Governor of Punjab

Maheshwar Sahu Independent Director on the board of Mukesh Ambani led Reliance Industries Limited (RIL).

Divya Prakash Sinha Security Secretary in the Union Cabinet Secretariat.

Balasubramaniam Venkataramani- MD & CEO of Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX)

Durga Prasad -Special Director General of Central Reserved Police Force (CRPF).

MO Garg -Director General of the Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR)

Kalyan Singh- Governor of Himachal Pradesh

Suvarna Raju T -Chairman of the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL).

Subrahmanyam Jaishankar -30th Foreign Secretary of India

Ashton Carter -New US secretary of defence

Shekhar Sen- Chairman of Sangeet Natak Akademi

Mufti Mohammed Sayeed -Minister of Jammu and Kashmir

Ravi Chaudhary Executive Director for Regions and Center Operations at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)

Dr. Nandita Chatterjee -Secretary in the Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA).

Sergio Mattarella- Italian president

Ajaypal Singh Banga- Member of the Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations

Arvind Kejriwal- Chief Minister of Delhi

Dhanurjay Patil -Chief Data Scientist and Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Data Policy

Dr Mylsamy Annadurai Director of ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), Bengaluru

Tapan Misra- Chairman of ISRO’s Space Applications Centre (SAC)

Rashad  Hussain- Special Envoy and Coordinator of Centre Strategic Counter-terrorism Communications

Ashwani Lohani -CMD of Air India Ltd

Punit Renjen- CEO of US-based accounting company Deloitte Global Operations

YC Modi -Additional Director in CBI

Takahiro Hachigo -President and CEO of Honda

Gopinath Pillai -Special envoy to Andhra Pradesh

Shamina Singh Member of the Board of Directors of the Corporation for National and Community Service.

Rakesh Sahni -Chairman of Narmada Valley Development Authority

Arun Singh- Ambassador to United States

R M Vishakha -Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of IndiaFirst Life Insurance.

Jagmohan Dalmiya Board for Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) president

R Seshasayee Executive Chairman of Infosys

MC Mary Kom Ambassador for north-east India

KV Chowdary- Central Vigilance Commissioner

Pawan Munjal -Chairman of HERO Motocorp

Abid Ali Neemuchwala Group President and Chief Operating Officer of Wipro

Baldev Sharma Chairman of National Book Trust

Meghalaya Governor V Shanmuganathan -Additional charge of Manipur

Vikas Swarup -Spokesperson in the External Affairs Ministry

Vivek Murthy                US Surgeon General

Keshari Nath Tripathi 16th governor of Mizoram

Sumit Mazumder President of Confederation of Indian Industry

Vindo Rai -Independent Director of IDFC

Sunil Sabharwal -Alternate Executive Director at theInternational Monetary Fund (IMF)

Sachin Tendulkar, Saurav Ganguly, VVS Laxman Advisory Panel of BCCI

Kewal K Sharma Secretary of Delhi

Dr Nasim Zaidi -Chief Election Commissioner (CEC)

Ashu Suyash -MD & CEO of CRISIL

Vivek Priyadarshi Head a new investigating team to further investigate the IPL-6 spot-fixing and betting scandal

Ruth Porat Chief Financial Officer of Google Inc

Raja Rajeswari Criminal court judge in New York City

Gulshan Rai- India’s first Cyber Security Chief

Keerthi Kiran VP of realty projects division of Housing.com

Rajeev Shukla -Chairman of the highly influential Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)

K Sivan -VSSC Chief

Arun Kumar Jha -Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC).

Dr Mohan Kumar- Ambassador to France

Steffi Graf Brand Ambassador of Kerala’s Ayurveda

Rishad Premji Wipro board

Jyoti Prashad Rajkhowa -Arunachal Pradesh Governor

Sitaram Yechury -Fifth general secretary of CPM

Sanjay Gupta -Chairman of Engineers Ltd

Ameenah Gurib-Fakim First Woman President of Mauritius

Meena Hemachandra- Executive Director of RBI

Air Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa- IAF’s new Vice Chief

Rahul Dravid -Coach of India A and Under 19  Teams

Vijai Sharma -Chief information Commissioner

Lt Gen MMS Rai -Vice Chief of Army Staff

RC Tayal -Director General of National Security Guard

MK Sharma -Non-Executive Chairman of ICICI Bank

Nikhil Seth -Head of UNITAR

Dennis Muilenburg -CEO of Boeing

Anuj Mathur -CEO of Canara HSBC OBC Life Insurance

Commodore CD Balaji- Chief of Aeronautical Development Establishment

Srivari Chandrasekhar -Director of CSIR-IICT

Nokesh Arora -Softbank President

Jack Dorsey -Twitter CEO

Anshula Kant -Deputy Managing Director and CFO of SBI

Zaheer Abbas -President of International Cricket Council

Satish Pillai -MD and CEO of CIBIL

Mukesh Khanna -Chairperson of Children Film Society of India

Matthias Mueller -Volkswagen’s CEO

Avishek Dalmiya -Joint Secretary of Cricket Association of Bengal

Dr Anup K Pujari- Secretary of MSME

Ashok Lahiri Chairman of Bandhan Bank

Mahesh Sharma Point -Person for Varanasi

Sriram Kalyanaraman -MD and CEO of National Housing Bank

Ajay Kumar Pandey- Head of Gujarat International Finance Tec-City

Jin Liqun Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) President

Prasanna Kumar Suryadevara- Secretary of Delhi Legislative Assembly

Lord Kamlesh Patel -First British-Asian appointee to ECB Director

Jennifer Lopez- UN Global Advocate for Girls and Women

Anurag Srivastava -CFO of Tata Tele Services

J Manjula -DRDO’s first Woman Director General

Sriram Kalyanaraman -MD and CEO of National Housing Bank

Panjkaj Munjal -CMD of Hero Motors Group

Prashant Pathrabe- Director of Film and Television Institute of India

Bhanu Pratap Sharma -Chairperson of FSSAI (Temporary in charge)

Sebastian Coe- World Athletics Chief

Ajay Mathur -Chief of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)

Sourav Ganguly- Cricket Association of Bengal President

Anand Krishnamurthy -MD and CEO of Catholic Syrian Bank

Gautam Bambawale- High commissioner to Pakistan (From Dec’ 15)

Professor Richard Hay and George Baker -Two Nominated persons to Lok Sabha

TK Chand- NALCO Chairman

Navtej Sarna -High commissioner to London

Roelant Oltmans- Coach of Hockey India

Ashish Bahugana- Chairperson of FSSAI

Sachin Tendulkar -Brand Ambassador of Oxigen

RS Sharma -Chairman of TRAI

S K Sharma -Chairman of Bhakra Beas Management Board

K Vijayaraghavan- Secretary of DSIR

West Bengal Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi Additional Charge as Governor of Tripura

Jinesh Hedge -Airtel’s CEO of Operations in Sri Lanka

David Taylor – CEO of Procter & Gamble (P&G)

Swati Maliwal – Chairperson of DCW

Ananth Narayanan –  CEO of Myntra

Lt Gen Man Mohan Singh Rai – Vice Chief of Army

Rahul Bhatnagar – MD and CFO of Bharti Enterprises

C Ramakrishnan  –   CFO of Tata Motors Limited

Rahul Agarwal – MD of Lenova India

Arun Goel – Chairman of Delhi Development of authority

Ram Kovind –  Governor of Bihar

Acharya Vrat – Governor of Himachal Pradesh

Amitabh Bachchan –  Maharashtra’s Tiger Ambassador

Sundar Pichai – Google’s CEO

Sudhakar Shetty -President of Gymnastics Federation of India

Om Prakash Rawat- Election Commissioner

Ajit Kumar Seth  –  Chairman of the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB)

Lt General NPS Hira -Chief of Staff Northern Command

Karnal Singh- Chief of Enforcement Directorate (ED) for the period of three months.

Arvind Panagariya – New Sherpa for G-20 talks

Girish Sahni–Director General of Council of Scientific & Industrial Research

Novak Djokovic –UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador

Vassiliki Thanou –Greece’s First Female Prime Minister

Justice ML Tahaliyani -Lokayukta of Maharashtra

Amol Palekar —Chairman of India’s Oscar Jury

Ranil Wickremesinghe —Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

Rekha Menon– Chairperson of Accenture’s India Operations

Atul Keshap –US Ambassador to Maldives and Sri Lanka

Amitava Gosh Snapdeal’s Vice President – Engineering

Hormusji N Cama —Chairman of PTI

Hasmukh Adhia –Secretary in the Department of Revenue

Richie Richardson Inducted in ICC Referees Panel

Syed Akbaruddin— India’s permanent representative at the UN

CVRDE Director P Sivakumar– Elevated as distinguished scientist

Dilip Vengsarkar —-President of Association of Indian Statisticians

Sanjay Kumar Srivastava—- Secretary, Coordination and Public Grievances

Shaktikanta Das —Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs

Anjuly Chib Duggal— Secretary in the Department of Financial Services

Agriculture Expert Ramesh Chand —Full-time member of NITI Aayog

Stuti Narain Kacker —Head of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)

Ajit M Sharan— Secretary of AYUSH

Amarendra Sinha —Secretary of the National Commission of Minorities

Raghav Chandra— Chairman of National Highways Authority of India

Yudhvir Singh Malik— Additional Secretary in Niti Aayog

Rajiv Yadav —Secretary in the Department of Sport

AK Jha —Interim Chairman and Managing Director of National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)

Pakistan’s former hockey World Cup winning captain Shahbaz Ahmed —Secretary-general of the Pakistan Hockey Federation

Dr. S.A.V. Satya Murty— Director of the Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research and Director of General Services Organisation (GSO) of the nuclear complex located at Kalpakkam

Rakesh Sharma —-Canara Bank’s MD and CEO

AI Rajwani —Gillette India’s Managing Director

Riyad Mathew– Vice Chairman of PTI

Zayn Khan – President of Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI)

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