Board of Directors

Ms. Shanta Ghosh, Chairperson

Bachelor of Architecture from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India and M.S in Architecture from the University of Pennsylvania, USA, specializing in Urban Design, Ms. Ghosh joined the company as a trainee and currently she is the Chairperson of DC Group of Companies. She carries forward the Founder-Chairman, Dr. Sadhan C. Dutt’s legacy, bringing forth a new direction to the DC Group.

She is presently in the Board of Directors of West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation Limited (WBIDC) and Haldia Petrochemicals Limited (HPL); President, Crafts Council of West Bengal and Member, National Executive Committee of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI).

She is Former President of the Bengal National Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BNCCI) and is currently in its Council of Advisors to the Executive Committee. Ms. Ghosh is also an ex-Member, Board of Governors, IIT Kharagpur and Ex-Member of the Board of Trustees, Victoria Memorial Hall, Kolkata, Ministry of Culture, Government of India.

Ms. Ghosh is known to be a connoisseur of fine arts and heritage conservation enthusiast.

Dip Kumar Das, Director

Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur, West Bengal, India (Gold Medalist) has been with the Company since 1968. Has successfully handled various assignments in India and abroad including Nuclear Power, Thermal Power, Gas Turbine based Combined Cycle and Desalination Plants. A Member of Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA.

I. A. Mukaddam, Director

Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, began his career with Maharashtra State Electricity Board (MSEB). Has been with the Company since 1980 and currently one of the leading members of Mumbai Design / Engineering offices of the Company, which caters to the clients in Western India. Has over 40 years' experience in executing different Thermal Power, Gas Turbine based CCPP and other Industrial areas.

Sandip Ghosh, Director

A Chartered Accountant by training, has experience of over 30 years in Finance. Responsible for Financial Planning, Control and Management of the entire DC Group. Also, holds the positions of Director of Development Consultants International Limited and Managing Director of KonTest Chemicals Ltd.

J. K. Chaudhury, Director

Joined the company after obtaining Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Bengal Engineering College, Shibpur, West Bengal, India. Has over 40 years experience in design and project engineering of power generation and transmission, industrial and architectural projects in India & abroad. Fellow - Institute of Engineers (India) & Life Senior Member - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA.

Dr. A. R. Ghosal, Director

Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (Honours) from Jadavpur University (Gold Medalist), did his Ph.D. at the University of Paris VI. Research work done at the French Institute of Petroleum. Proven experience in handling chemical & petrochemical projects in India and abroad for over 30 years. Member, Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers and Bureau of Indian Standards.

Ms. Amrita Banerjee, Director

M.Sc in Physics with Distinction from IIT Delhi and an MBA from Imperial College London, she also holds a M.Phil in Bio-Technology from Delhi University. During her previous long stint with Tata International Limited, she has worked in India and the UK and served in various capacities across business development, marketing corporate, strategic relations and communication functions. She was a lead for Diversity and Inclusion. She has also worked closely with trade chambers and participated in flagship Indian and International events and forums. She has been associated with leading global universities on developing collaborative programmes.

She is a co-promoter and Director of the Imperial College India Foundation a not for profit company to promote research, foster academic exchanges and support higher learning.

Dr. Santi Pada Gon Chaudhuri, Director
Bachelor in Electrical Engineering, Dr.Gon Chaudhuri is an internationally known expert in the area of Renewable Energy. He is a specialist in Photovoltaic System Engineering and Design, having executed a large number of Solar PV projects in different parts of India and abroad.

A former Managing Director of West Bengal Green Energy Development Corporation, he has been an Energy Consultant to the UN and a National Level Monitor under Ministry of New and Renewable Energy. He is a Fellow of Institution of Engineers, India, West Bengal Academy of Science and Technology and is an Adjunct Professor of Bengal Engineering and Science University and Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management.

Ramsebak Bandyopadhyay, Director

M.Sc. in Physics, 1st Class First, University of Calcutta then he went to U.K. and completed M.A. in Rural Development, University of East Anglia.

Retired I.A.S. Offer

A very brief highlights of his career :

  • Was a Member of the “Committee on Financial Inclusion”, headed by Dr. C Rangarajan, Ex-Governor, RBI.
  • Participated as “Senior Advisor” in preparation of 11th Five Years’ Plan during 2005-06.
  • Ex. Secretary, Dept. of Public Enterprises, Govt. of India. Ex. Secretary. Ministry of Corporate Affairs.
  • Ex-Officio Member SEBI.
  • Participated in various International Organizations like World Bank, OECD, GRI, IFAC, ITU, etc.