( A Government of India Undertaking )

  Board of Directors


Shri K.L.Dhingra
Chairman and Managing Director

Shri K L Dhingra has joined ITI Limited as its Chairman and Managing Director on 8th April, 2010. Prior to this, he has been the Chairman and Managing Director of Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), New Delhi for more than 2½ years from September 2007 to April 2010.

He has an illustrious career spanning over 33 years in the fields including Banking, Development Finance, Merchant Banking, State Level Industrial Infrastructure Development Organisation, Mining, Development of Railway Infrastructure, Development finance for Housing and Urban Infrastructure as well as Telecommunication, Services, Lending, Corporate Governance and Business Leadership.

Shri Dhingra has more than 14 years experience as Board Level Executive and more than 7 years as Chairman cum Managing Director. Prior to his present position as Chairman and Managing Director of ITI Ltd., Bangalore and also Chairman and Managing Director of HUDCO, New Delhi, he has worked as Director (Finance) in Mumbai Railway Vikas Corporation Limited (MRVC), a PSU under the Ministry of Railways and also as Director (Finance) in Indian Rare Earth Limited (IREL), a PSU under the Department of Atomic Energy for a period totaling to about seven years.

Shri Dhingra is a Master in Commerce (M.Com), Bachelor in Law (LL.B.), Master in Business Administration (MBA) from Faculty of Management Studies (FMS), Delhi University. He has acquired additional Banking qualifications from India (CAIIB) and UK (ACIB, London).

He holds the distinction of being the only employee of an Indian Financial Institution who passed A.C.I.B. (London) examination globally in July, 1997. He holds the rare distinction of being the Fellow of The Indian Institute of Banking and Finance, Mumbai, the Fellow of The Chartered Institute of Bankers, Scotland, Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (FINSIA) and also an Associate member of Chartered Institute of Bankers, UK, now renamed as IFS School of Finance, UK.

Shri Dhingra has participated in number of training programmes in India and abroad. He had extensive training exposures in Singapore, Germany, Austria, Australia and China. Many leading organizations have conferred on him awards for `Corporate Excellence’, `Industrial Excellence’, `Performance Excellence’ and `Management Excellence’. He has been a member of the prestigious Experimental Reimbursable Seeding Operation (ERSO) Trust Fund of UN-Habitat, as a financial expert representing Asian countries.

Shri Dhingra is also the Vice Chairman of Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) 2013-15, for the third time in a row. Earlier, he was elected as Vice Chairman of SCOPE for the first term 2009-2011 while working as the Chairman and Managing Director of Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), New Delhi and for second term for 2011-13 while working in his present position of CMD/ITI Ltd, Bangalore. He is the Chairman of the Finance Committee of SCOPE also for the last more than 5 years.

His experience includes more than 19 years as Executive Director and above, looking after different challenging assignments.

The losses of ITI have been coming down consecutively and MoU Rating of ITI has been improving consecutively for the last 4 years, ever since his joining. Moreover, Revival proposal of ITI, which was pending ever since ITI became sick in 2004, has been approved by the Govt. of India in February 2014.

Shri K.K. Gupta

Shri K.K. Gupta took over as Director (Production) of ITI Limited on May 1, 2010. Prior to this, he was General Manager, Corporate HR and GSM (South Zone). An Electronics and Telecommunication Engineer, Shri Gupta joined ITI in 1977 as an Assistant Executive Engineer at the Company’s Naini Plant. Shri Gupta’s 33 years of experience covers the diverse fields of manufacturing - telephones and transmission, GSM projects and human resources.

Shri P.K.Gupta
Director (Marketing)

Shri P.K.Gupta took over as Director (Marketing) of ITI Limited on 27th March 2014. Prior to this, he was General Manager, Naini Plant, ITI Limited. A Master in Engineering from University of Roorkee (now IIT Roorkee), Shri P.K. Gupta joined ITI in Jan.1979 as Asst.Executive Engineer at ITI Bangalore Plant. He then worked at ITI Mankapur and ITI Naini Plant. Shri Gupta’s 35 years experience span areas such as IMM, Sw.Production, Quality Marketing etc., He is also having rich experience of projects as he worked in GSM Project at Bhopal, Nagpur and Pune.

Shri S.Gopu
Director (HR)

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).

Government Directors

Shri R.K.Mishra

Lt.General Nitin Kohli

Independent Directors

Shri Dhirendra Singh


Prof. Ramesh Bhat


Chief Vigilance Officer

Shri V.K.Singh, IFS

Company Secretary

Ms. Shanmuga Priya