Shri Dilip Kumar Patel has taken charge/assumed responsibility as Director (HR) of NTPC today (01.04.2020).
Shri Patel has had an illustrious
career spanning over more than three decades including both line and HR
functions. After gaining work experience in (Mechanical Maintenance & CHP
Operation) and Employee Development Centre (EDC) at Korba, he took a leap in
his career and switched to core HR functions in 1997. He looked after various
dimensions of HR at Korba and subsequently moved on to become the Head of HR at
Koldam where the first hydro project of NTPC was launched.
Shri Patel had been the HR Head in
various NTPC projects like NSPCL Bhilai, Sipat, and Tanda for around 12 years.
He was also the Regional Head of HR in the Eastern Region-2, before he was appointed
as the Director (HR).
Shri Patel graduated in Mechanical
Engineering from NIT, Rourkela and did his Post Graduate Diploma in Business
Management (HR & Finance) from MDI, Gurgaon.