Board of Directors

Shri S.Gopu, has taken over the charge of the post of Chairman and Managing Director, ITI Limited, on 23rd of January 2018.

Shri S.Gopu took over as Director (HR) of ITI Limited on 16th April 2014. Prior to this, he was Additional General Manager, Unit Head of Bangalore Plant, ITI Limited. An Engineering Graduate and Post Graduate Diploma from University of Madras, Shri S.Gopu joined ITI in January 1982 as Asst.Executive Engineer at ITI Bangalore Plant and served for 4 years in Transmission Production. In 1985 he has been posted to ITI Palakkad for expansion of Palakkad Phase II & III.

Shri Gopu’s 32 years experience span, during 1990’s he had executed several projects for UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organisation) and UNDP and got approx. ` 2 Cr. grants to ITI Palakkad. He was instrumental in getting ISO-14001 for ITI Palakkad Plant first time in ITI Family.

He has become Palakkad Unit Head and increased the turnover from ` 25 Cr. to all times high 450 Cr. He is a Fellow Member of IIPE (Indian Institute of Plant Engineers).

Shri K.Alagesan has taken over the charge of Director – Production of ITI Limited on January 29th, 2016 at Corporate office.

Prior to becoming the Director, Shri K Alagesan was the Additional General Manager, Unit Head of Raebareli Plant of the company. Having earned more than 34 years of rich experience and leading several Defence-led projects of national importance such as Army Static Communication Network (ASCON), Defence Communication Network (DCN), Network for Spectrum (NFS) and supply of various encryption equipments ranging from 16 kbps to STM IV, Shri K Alagesan has contributed immensely towards ITI’s growth and revival path.

He joined ITI Limited in January 1982 as Asst Executive Engineer, worked for 5 years in Strowger and Cross Bar Division of ITI Limited, Raebareli plant before taking up further assignments at ITI Bangalore plant and rose to take up one of the highest positions in the company.

A Production Engineering Graduate of National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli, and an Advanced Diploma holder in Management & Diploma in Human Resource Management from IGNOU, New Delhi, Shri Alagesan later pursued his 3-months Management Development Programme at IIM- Bangalore for career enhancement.

Shri Chittaranjan Pradhan has joined the Board of Directors of the company and taken over the additional charge of Director – Finance of ITI Limited on March 23rd, 2018 at corporate office.

A 1995 batch Senior Administrative Grade (SAG) officer of Indian P & T Accounts and Finance of Government of India, Shri Pradhan is also the Controller of Communications Accounts (CCA), Tamil Nadu.

With over 22 years of experience in managing the Finance, Accounts and Internal Audit of various organisations like Department of Posts, Departments of Telecom and BSNL. He has played active and important roles in the massive IT Modernisation Project of DoP like Business Process Reengineering (BPR), development of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and their implementation. He has been instrumental in the execution of Core Banking Solution (CBS), Core Insurance solution (McMish) and Core System Integrator (CSI) on SAP in DoP and monitored the development and implementation of the Rural ICT (RICT) solution.

He has spearheaded designing and development of e-Money Order software in DoP and implementation of universal, primary, secondary and tertiary level bank reconciliation in the Department of Posts including seamless Inter-Governmental Adjustments of receipts and payments of the department.

He holds a Postgraduate Degree in Science and also a Master of Philosophy degree with specialization in Project Finance.

Government Directors

Lt.General A R Prasad

Shri R M Agarwal

Independent Directors

Shri Saday Krishna Kanoria

Smt Asha Kumari Jaswal

Chief Vigilance Officer

Shri A Gnanasekaran

Company Secretary

Ms. Shanmuga Priya

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Last Updated
26th April 2018