|RAdm Vipin Kumar Saxena, IN (Retired)
Designation: Chairman & Managing Director
Address: 11 New Road, Alipore, Kolkata – 700 027, West Bengal, India
Term: Five (5) years with effect from March 01, 2017 (the date of assumption of charge) in the first instance or till the date of his superannuation or until further orders, whichever is the earliest.
|RAdm Vipin Kumar Saxena, IN (Retired), (age 56) was appointed the Chairman & Managing Director of the Company with on March 1, 2017 to take care of the overall management of the organisation. An alumnus of Jabalpur University (Bachelor of Engineering, Electrical) and Madras University (Master of Science degree in Defence Studies), RAdm Saxena, has more than 33 years of experience. His professional trajectory includes over 31 years of commissioned service in the Indian Navy where he joined on March 05, 1985. RAdm Saxena has wide-ranging experience and exposure of working in various organisations of the Indian Navy ranging including operational appointment on-board frontline warships, naval dockyards, warship acquisitions and construction programmes, and project management at apex level for mega infrastructure project of the Indian Navy. As Principal Director (Ship Production) at Naval Headquarters, New Delhi, he has gained thorough knowledge and insight on the various aspects of shipbuilding. He has also managed multiple major contracts for the construction of numerous warships both at Indian (DPSUs & private) and foreign shipyards.