Shri Sanjeev Ranjan, Additional Secretary and Financial Adviser, Ministry of Shipping and ex officio part time Director was appointed on the Board of Directors in September 2015. Shri Ranjan, an IAS officer of Tripura cadre holds Bachelor of Technology degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur; Master of Business Administration from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University; Master of Philosophy (Economic Planning) from University of Glasgow, UK and Doctor of Philosophy from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He attended the National Defence College, Delhi and has M. Phil. Degree in Security & Strategic Studies. Shri Ranjan also has Master of Public Management degree from the National University of Singapore and in 2012 was LKY Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University, USA. He has served at various senior positions in the State Government including Principal Secretary in the Departments of Power, Finance, Planning and Coordination and as Director in the Industries Department and Transport Department. Shri Ranjan has served as Secretary, Border Roads Development Board, Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Agriculture and also has experience of working in the Ministry of Heavy Industry and Public Enterprises, Ministry of Steel and Mines, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and Ministry of Water Resources in the Government of India.