03 October 2016 Current Affairs GK: Rajeev Sharma has taken over as the Chairman and Managing Director of state-run Power Finance Corporation (PFC)
Sharma succeeds M K Goel who retired on September 30, 2016 on attaining the age of superannuation.
Prior to joining PFC, Sharma was the CMD of Rural Electrification Corporation (REC). Under his leadership, REC scaled greater heights in excellence by doubling the revenue and profits in the last five years.
He is considered the architect of Government’s flagship schemes like Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY), the company said in a statement.
Sharma holds B Tech (Electrical) and Masters Degree in engineering from IIT Roorkee and also an MBA degree from FMS, Delhi University.
He has more than 30 years of experience and has served in various positions in Central Electricity Authority (CEA), Power Grid Corporation & PFC (as Director, Projects).
FreshersLive - No.1 Job site in India. Fresherslive Current Affairs 2017 section offers informative quiz questions with answers regarding latest current affairs today for all sorts of competitive exams like UPSC, TNPSC , IFS, IAS, IPS, railway exams (RRB) and banking exams like IPBS PO, IPBS clerk, Federal Bank PO, ICICI, SBI, RBI legal officer & Grade officer posts and much more. Register with us to get latest Current Affairs Updates. Also get latest Current Affairs news and quiz Updates for free alerts daily through E-mail