Board of Directors
Shri Arun Kumar Gupta (MD)
A 1980 Electrical Engineering graduate, he studied at Delhi College of Engineering and then completed his post graduate Diploma in Management with multiple specialised courses from ASCI-Hyderabad, MDI-Gurugram, IIM-Kozhikode & IMI- New Delhi. He has also attended top management & leadership programmes at Harvard Business School, Boston and Wharton Business School, Philadelphia.
Over his long career, spanning 37 years in NTPC, he has been exposed to almost every link of the power value chain in mega power projects execution. As Executive Director (Business Development) and CEO, NTPC, ESCL, he was responsible for leading the merger and acquisition team in successful asset acquisition in Jharkhand and Rajasthan through inorganic expansion route. As MD TELK, a Power Transformer manufacturing company in Kerala, he was responsible for turning around the company and was honoured by the State Govt. of Kerala for his achievements as the BEST CEO in bringing a major cultural change in the system and procedures and the profitability of the company, He was also appointed as part time Director on the Board of Multiple companies.
He was the first person to join HURL as its Managing Director thereafter he has successfully built up the company from the scratch. In his free time, he conducts inner transformational workshops. His capacity to inspire and offer practical teachings has been appreciated all around the world.