( A Government of India Undertaking )

  Board of Directors


Shri K.L.Dhingra
Chairman and Managing Director

Shri K L Dhingra joined ITI Limited as its Chairman and Managing Director on 8th April, 2010. Prior to this, he was the Chairman and Managing Director of Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), New Delhi for more than 2 ½ years from September 2007 to April 2010.

He has an illustrious career spanning over 33 years in the fields including Banking, Industrial Finance, Merchant Banking, Credit Rating, Industrial Infrastructure Development, Mining, Development of Railway Infrastructure, Finance for Housing and Urban Infrastructure, Telecommunications, Corporate Governance and Business Leadership.

Shri Dhingra has experience of more than 14 years years as Board Level Executive with more than 7 1/2 years as Chairman and 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 Railway 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.

He has contributed in the turnaround of Indian Rare Earth Limited, on a sustainable basis, which was into losses for many years, earlier.

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 Australia (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 also 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 has been the Vice-Chairman of Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) consecutively for three terms (of two years each) from April 2009 to March 2015. He was elected as Vice Chairman of SCOPE for the first term i.e. 2009-2011, while working as Chairman and Managing Director of Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO), New Delhi and for second and third term for 2011-13 and 2013-15 respectively while working in his present position of CMD/ITI Ltd., Bangalore. He also had been the Chairman of the Finance Committee of SCOPE for the period of 6 years from April 2009 to March 2015.

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. Release of the funds out of the Revival Package has been started in the year 2014-15 and ITI is poised for turnaround in the year 2016-17.

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

Dr. Janaki Ananthakrishnan

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