शांति का आधार अस्त्र-बल
     The Force Behind Peace

Bharat Dynamics Limited


         CIN:L24292TG1970GOI001353
         A Govt of India Enterprise, Ministry of Defence,
         A Miniratna Category-1 Company

Director's Profile

 

Chairman & Managing Director

Shri V Udaya Bhaskar

Shri V Udaya Bhaskar
Chairman & Managing  Director
(From 30 Jan 2015)
 

Shri V Udaya Bhaskar
Chairman & Managing Director

Shri Varanasi Udaya Bhaskar is the Chairman and Managing Director of our Company. He has been associated with our Company in the capacity of a Chairman and Managing Director since January 30, 2015.

He holds a bachelors degree in Technology in Plastics Technology and Chemical Engineering from H.B Technological Institute, Kanpur University and holds masters degree in Technology ‘Polymer Science & Technology’ from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He joined the Company in the year 1990 prior to which he was associated with Bakelite Hylam Limited, Dytron (India) Limited and SIP Resins Limited.

 

 

Government Directors

Shri Ashwani Kumar Mahajan

Shri Ashwani Kumar Mahajan
Addl FA (AK) & JS
(From 09 Mar 16)

Shri Ashwani Kumar Mahajan
Addl FA (AK) & JS
   

Ashwani K. Mahajan, is the Nominee Director of our Company on behalf of the MoD. He has been associated with our Company since March 9, 2016. He holds bachelors degree in medicine and surgery from Guru Nanak Dev University and bachelors in law from Chaudhary Charan Singh University.

He holds a Masters degree in International Taxation from Vienna University of Economics and Business. He has worked as a Commissioner of Income Tax and was appointed as Addl. FA& Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Defence on January 08, 2016. 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr G Satheesh Reddy

Shri Dr G Satheesh Reddy
Scientific Advisor to Raksha Mantri and Director General (Missiles and Strategic Systems), DRDO
(From 01 May, 2018)

Shri Dr G Satheesh Reddy
Scientific Advisor to Raksha Mantri and Director General (Missiles and Strategic Systems), DRDO    

Dr.G.Satheesh Reddy is the Nominee Director of the Company on behalf of MoD with effect from 01st May, 2018. He is an Aerospace Scientist well renowned for his R&D in Missile Systems and sustained contributions towards advancement of Aerospace technologies & industries in India.


As Director General, Missiles and Strategic Systems, he is spearheading the entire design and development of a wide variety of tactical and strategic missile systems. Under his leadership, advanced systems like Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD), ICBM Agni 5, Advanced Naval Missiles, Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM), Astra and HELINA achieved technological breakthroughs and remarkable success and are in the advanced stage of induction. The key technology initiatives of Dr Satheesh played a major role in boosting Indian defence capabilities through successful realization of Smart Anti Airfield Weapon, Guided Munitions and precision strike weapons.


Dr Satheesh graduated in Electronics and Communication Engineering from JNTU, Anantapur and pursued his MS and Doctorate from JNTU, Hyderabad. Dr Satheesh is globally renowned Navigation expert and is the only Scientist from India holding the distinction of being inducted as Fellow of Royal Institute of Navigation, London; Royal Aeronautical Society, UK. He is the first Indian Scientist to be honoured and inducted as a Foreign Member of the Academy of Navigation & Motion Control, Russia. He is an Honorary Fellow of Computer Society of India and Fellow of many other professional/ scientific bodies in the country and abroad.


For his significant contributions to Defence Science Technology, Dr Satheesh received the prestigious Indian Science Congress Association Homi J. Bhabha Memorial Award, DRDO Agni Award for Excellence in Self Reliance and Young Scientist Award from Hon’ble Prime Ministers of India. He is also a recipient of the National Systems Gold Medal, Dr Biren Roy Space Science Design Award, Rocket Related Technologies Award, Lifetime Achievement Award and many other honours/recognitions. 
  

Full Time Directors

Shri S. Piramanayagam

Shri S. Piramanayagam
Director (Finance)
(From 01 Jan 15)

Shri S. Piramanayagam
Director (Finance)

     

S. Piramanayagam, is the Director (Finance) and Chief Financial Officer of our Company. He has been on the board of the Company since January 01, 2015.

He holds a bachelors degree in Science from Madurai Kamraj University and is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Prior to joining our Company, he has worked as a general manager (finance) of M/s. BEML Limited. He has also worked at Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited (now known as NLC India Limited) for ten years in the middle management cadre. 

 

 

 

 

 

Shri V. Gurudatta Prasad

Shri V. Gurudatta Prasad
Director (Production)
(From 10 Sep 15)

Shri V. Gurudatta Prasad
Director (Production)
     

V. Gurudatta Prasad, is the Director (Production) of our Company. He has been on the board of the Company since September 10, 2015. He completed his Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Bangalore University and holds a degree in M. Tech (Industrial Engineering & Management) from the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad.

He has been associated with the Company since 1986 and prior to his appointment as Director (Production), he served as the General Manager at the Company’s office in Bhanur in the capacity of Unit Head. Prior to joining our Company, he was working with M/s. Hyderabad Allwyn Limited. He is a recipient of the Raksha Mantri’s Innovation Award for the year 2012-13.

 

 

 

 

Shri N P Diwakar

Shri N P Diwakar
Director (Technical)
(From 01 Sep 18)

Shri N P Diwakar
Director (Technical)

 

 

Profile to be updated shortly

 

 

Independent Directors

Smt Sushama Viswanath Dabak

Smt Sushama Viswanath Dabak
(From 01 Dec 15)

Smt Sushama Viswanath Dabak     

Sushama V. Dabak, is an Independent Director of our Company. She was appointed by the GoI as a part time Non-Official Director of our Company on December 01, 2015. She holds a master’s degree in Economics from University of Bombay, bachelors degree in Law from the University of Bombay and Diploma in Financial Management from University of Bombay. She had been a member of the Indian Audit & Accounts Service (IA&AS) and retired on November 30, 2013 as Director General of Audit.

She has held various posts including Principal Accountant General, Haryana, Accountant General (Audit –I & II), Rajasthan and Accountant General, Nagpur. She also worked with Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited on deputation and as Finance Member of the Maharashtra Krishna Valley Development Corporation. 

 

 

 

 

Shri Ajay Pandey

Shri Ajay Pandey
(From 01 Dec 15)

Shri Ajay Pandey     

Ajay Pandey, is an Independent Director of our Company. He was appointed by the GoI as a part time Non-Official Director of our Company on December 01, 2015. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Roorkee and has completed the Fellow programme in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

He has worked as Associate Professor in the Management Development Institute, Gurugram. He has been previously associated with Oil & Natural Gas Corporation and also worked in financial sector with Anagram Securities Limited. He is currently a professor at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Shri Ajay Nath 

Shri Ajay Nath
(From 13 Sep 17)

Shri Ajay Nath   

Ajay Nath, is an Independent Director of our Company. He is a member of the Indian Administrative Service (“IAS”) of the 1982 batch belonging to the Madhya Pradesh Cadre. He was appointed by the GoI as a part time Non-Official Director of our Company on September 13, 2017.

He holds a bachelor and masters’ degree in Economics from the University of Delhi. He has worked as Principal Secretary and later as Additional Chief Secretary in the Finance Department of the Government of Madhya Pradesh from September 2011 to September 2015 when he retired from government service. He has previously worked as Director General (Investigation & Registration) with the Ministry of Corporate Affairs, GoI and later as Director with the Serious Frauds Investigation Office (SFIO), Ministry of Corporate Affairs, GoI. He has been associated as a Deputy Secretary with the Department of Economic Affairs, GoI, and as a Technical Assistant with the office of the Executive Director (India) of Asian Development Bank, Manila, Philippines. He has also been associated previously as Managing Director with the Madhya Pradesh State Co –operative Marking Federation Limited and as a Chief Vigilance Officer with the Security, Printing and Minting Corporation of India, a CPSU, under the GoI.

 

 

 

 
 

 

Shri K.S.Sampath  

Shri K.S.Sampath
(From 13 Sep 17)

Shri K.S.Sampath     

K. S. Sampath, is an Independent Director of our Company. He was appointed by the GoI as a part time Non-Official Director of our Company on September 13, 2017. He is a practising fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

He has previously been part–time non–official director on the Board of Punjab National Bank and also on the Board of Bank of India. He was also previously a non – official member on the board of directors of Life Insurance Corporation of India. He is currently a member on the Board of Supervision for StCBs, DCCBs and RRBs under the aegis of NABARD.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

Smt K Latha Narsimhamurthy 

Smt K Latha Narsimhamurthy
(From 13 Sep 17)

Smt K Latha Narsimhamurthy 

K. Latha, is an Independent Director of our Company. She was appointed by the GoI as a part time Non-Official Director of our Company on September 13, 2017. She completed her course in Interior Design from N.M.K.R.V College for Women, Bengaluru.

She is also certified in MIT Global Entrepreneurship Bootcamp on ‘New Ventures Leadership’from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2017. She has completed ‘DO Your Venture’ conducted by N S Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning in 2017. She has completed ‘India – Women in Leadership’ conducted by the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore in 2012.