New Delhi, 05 May 2020: Shri Ramesh Babu V assumes his new role as Director (Operations), NTPC Ltd w.e.f 01.05.2020. Shri Babu graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from NIT Srinagar and completed his Masters in Thermal Engineering from IIT Delhi.
He joined NTPC as Executive Trainee (12th batch) in 1987 and has more than 32 years’ experience in managing large Power Stations in the areas of operations & maintenance, renovation & modernisation of old units as well as in the domains of efficiency & systems improvement of thermal plants.
Shri Babu as a Professional Manager and Strategic Planner has led several initiatives for improving reliability and efficiency of Power Stations. His experience in power sector includes Senior Management level exposure as a “Business Unit Head” of NTPC Talcher Kaniha & NSPCL Durgapur.
As Director (Operations), NTPC, Shri Ramesh Babu will be responsible for the overall planning of safe, reliable and efficient operations of all power generating stations of the NTPC Group while ensuring fuel security and environmental compliance of these power stations.
Before his appointment as Director ( Operations), he was the Executive Director to the CMD while also working on system improvement activities and strategies related to the operational excellence of NTPC power plants.