‘Indianmandarins’ reliably learns that Rajiv Gupta (IRSME:1979) is all set to be appointed as new Director General of National Academy of Indian Railways (NAIR) Vadodra, popularly known as Railway Staff College. Reportedly, he is expected to get vigilance clearances shortly making the way clear for formal orders. Previously he served as Ex-Officio Part-Time Director at SCI (June 4, 2007 to December 7, 2011) and served as Director for COCHIN Shipyard Ltd until January 31, 2012. He also served as Joint Secretary (Shipping) and further as Chairman, Mumbai Port Trust.
The post of DG, NAIR is running headless since October 02, 2015 when Sanjoy Mookerjee (IRAS:1979), the erstwhile DG, NAIR, appointed Financial Commissioner (Railways).