The National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) has appointed CV Anand as its Souther Regional Executive Director.
He formally took charge on Friday at its headquarters in Hyderabad. Prior to this he was the Regional Executive Director of NTPC Western Region-I in Mumbai and was also holding the additional charge as Regional Executive Director of Southern Region.
A Mechanical Engineering Graduate from Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh, CV Anand had joined NTPC as an Executive Engineer Trainee in 1983. During his career spanning over 36 years. Anand has made enormous contributions in improving Operation, Maintenance and Commissioning systems of NTPC power plants and Commercial aspects of the power business.
He earned rich and varied experience after having been working in senior positions in NTPC including as General Manager (Commercial) at NTPC Corporate Centre in New Delhi, Executive Directo and Chief Executive Officer of NTECL-Vallur, a 1500 MW joint venture thermal power plant and TNGEDCO near Chennai and Executive Director (Operation Services) at EOC-NOIDA.
He has also worked in operation and Maintenance departments at Ramagundam NTPC plant in Telangana, Rihand in Uttar Pradesh, Simhadri in Andhra Pradesh and Talcher Kaniha in Odisha power stations as well as in Commercial Department at Corporate Centre in New Delhi in various capacities.