T.N. Veeraraghavan, 59, has assumed charge as Director (Engineering, Research & Development) of the Maharatna Public Sector engineering and manufacturing enterprise.
Prior to this, he was heading the company’s Boiler Auxiliaries Plant at Ranipet as Executive Director. An Electrical Engineer from University of Visvesvaraya College of Engineering, Bangalore and an MBA in Financial Management from the Department of Commerce and Management, Bangalore University;Veeraraghavan is a gold medalist of Visvesvaraya University & Bangalore University and also holds the unique distinction of getting a state award in 1987 for academic excellence.
Veeraraghavan has 38 years of diversified and versatile professional experience through working in major segments of BHEL. He has handled a variety of assignments in strategic as well as operational areas in various capacities and functions. He was elevated to the position of Executive Director in July, 2011.