OST Business Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Dec 11:
Kulamani Biswal has taken over as the director (Finance) of the National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC).
A Commerce graduate from the Utkal University and fellow of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India, Biswal has done his LLB from Sambalpur University and Post Graduate diploma in Financial Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University of New Delhi.
An MBA from the New Port University of California, Biswal has rich experience of 28 years both in coal and power sectors.
Prior to joining his new assignment, he was the director (Finance) in Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) since October 2010 managing finance, accounting and corporate governance functions of the company.
He was the Chief (Finance) at the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) and contributed to drafting of various regulations and policies for smooth functioning of the power sector from 2004 to 2010.