Three new appointments to PSU boards

Vol 9, PW 6 (30 Jun 05) News in Brief

Mukesh Rohatgi, director refineries at Bharat Petroleum, has been selected as chairman and managing director of Engineers India to replace MK Dalal who retires on 30th September 2005.

Rohatgi will remain CMD till 30th September 2009 when he too will retire after reaching 60. RK Goel has been selected as director finance at GAIL to replace JK Jain who retires on 31st October 2005.

Goel is an executive director in GAIL. Another new appointment is that of director human resources and business development in Oil India.

This is a new position created by joining the human resources and business development jobs. Present DGH boss VK Sibal was director human resources till November 2004.

The new candidate selected for this job is JK Talukdar, group general manager at Oil Indias headquarters in Duliajan in Assam. Talukdar will hold the position till January 2008 when he retires.