Mr.Surinder Pal Bansal, has been appointed as whole time Director (Civil) w.e.f 1st April 2019. Mr. Bansal holds B. Tech in Civil Engineering from Punjab University, Chandigarh and Masters in Civil Engineering Structures from Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, Patiala. He has more than 31 years of experience as Civil Engineer in various organizations including SJVN.Prior to joining SJVN as Director, he held the post of Chairman & Managing Director of Hindustan Salts Limited. He started his career in 1987 with Punjab State Electricity Board and he also has teaching experience at REC, Kurukshetra. He joined SJVN in 1993 as Civil Engineer and worked in various departments and projects and rose to the level of Addl. General Manager before joining Hindustan Salt Limited as Chairman & Managing Director.
During his previous tenure in SJVN, he worked at various positions and completed various significant assignments. He was associated with Quality Control, Design, Contract/Arbitration, Planning & Monitoring and Business Development. He also headed Expediting Group and has vast experience of Corporate Planning/Monitoring and Business Development with critical assignments.He took the charge of CMD Hindustan Salts Ltd. (HSL) & Sambhar Salts Ltd. (SSL) on 27th May 2015 and after analysing the problems faced by the CPSE, hetook a number of radical & aggressive steps/ decisionsto improve the performance.
He has few publications in leading International & Indian Journals and has also participated in large number of Conferences/Workshops/Seminar/Training programs in various areas on Engineering/ Management/Finance.