Anurag Jain will take over as Joint Secretary in the PMO on January 1. 1989 batch Madhya Pradesh cadre IAS officer Jain is presently Joint Secretary in the Financial Services.
Jain has been appointed for the balance period of his central deputation, i.e. till June 28, 2016. He has held various posts in the state including Collector, Bhopal and Secretary to Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
Mr. Anurag Jain also served as Acting Chairman and Acting Managing Director of Export-Import Bank of India from December 2013 to February 2014. He has been a Director at National Housing Bank since October 18, 2011. He serves as Director at National Insurance Company Limited, Small Industries Development Bank of India, Irrigation and Water Resources Finance Corporation and National Insurance Company Ltd.
Mr. Jain holds a B. Tech. (Hons.) in Electrical Engineer from IIT-Kharagpur. He also holds a Master Degree in Public Administration from Maxwell School of Syracuse, USA.