Shri Ravindra Gupta took over charge as a new Member (Rolling Stock), Railway Board and ex-officio Secretary to the Government of India
Shri Ravindra Gupta belongs to the 1975 batch of Special Class Apprentice (SCA). Prior to this appointment he was General Manager, South Central Railway. He has rendered distinguished service on SCR during his tenure of over one year and has been instrumental in charting a new course for the Zone in the face of various challenges.
His academic qualifications include Council of Engineering Institutions (London) in Mechanical Engineering, Associate Member of the Institution of Engineers (AMIE) in Mechanical Engineering and AMIE (Electrical Engineering) from the Institution of Engineers, India. During the course of his academic attainments.
Shri Ravindra Gupta began his working career on Indian Railways as Asst. Mechanical Engineer (Diesel) at Itarsi, Central Railway in November 1981. During the course of his 36 years long illustrious career, Shri Ravindra Gupta held several important executive and managerial positions on Indian Railways. These include as – Additional Divisional Railway Manager / Allahabad Division / North Central Railway; Chief Workshop Manager, Jamalpur / Eastern Railway; Divisional Railway Manager, Chakradharpur Division/South Eastern Railway; Chief Workshop Engineer, Mumbai / Central Railway; Sr. Deputy General Manager, Mumbai / Central Railway and Chief Administrative Officer, Diesel Locomotive Factory/Marhaura, Patna/ East Central Railway. He also held several important assignments on RITES (Rail India Technical and Economic Service) and RDSO (Research Designs and Standards Organisation) during his distinguished career.
Shri Ravindra Gupta underwent several training programmes in India and Abroad. Amongst these are – an intensive specialized ‘Disaster Management’ module in France and a specialized ‘Braking & Safety System Design for High Speed Train Operation’ programme in United Kingdom (UK) and United States of America (USA), both organized by the World Bank & RITES and on ‘Strategic Management’ at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA.
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