Board of Directors
Shri P. Dwarakanath, Chairman & Managing Director
Shri P. Dwarakanath has assumed charge as Chairman & Managing Director with effect from 10.10.2012. He joined the Board of BEML Limited on 01.03.2008 as Director (Metro & Rail Business). Shri Dwarakanath is a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from National Institute of Technology, Warangal. He joined BEML during 1978 as Management Trainee and served in all business verticals of the Company namely, Rail & Metro, Defence and Mining & Construction.
Shri M. Pitchiah, Director (Finance)
Shri M. Pitchiah has been appointed as Director (Finance) and a Member of Board of Directors of BEML LIMITED, a Public Sector Undertaking under the Ministry of Defence on 14th July 2008. Shri Pitchiah is a Chartered Accountant and carries with him vast experience of around 30 years in various Finance functions of HMT, HAL and BEML. Prior to the present appointment, he had been working as Chief General Manager (Finance), BEML LIMITED at the Corporate Office. Shri Pitchiah, taking over as Director (Finance) assumes importance in view of BEMLís Corporate Vision of becoming a Billion Dollar Company by FY 2013-14 with major expansion plans in all its three major business domains - Mining and Construction, Defence and Rail& Metro - to achieve the target.
Dr. M. Nellaiappan, Director (Human Resource)
Dr. M. Nellaiappan has been appointed as Director (Human Resource) and a Member of Board of Directors of BEML LIMITED, a Public Sector Undertaking under the Ministry of Defence on 23rd March 2009. Dr. M. Nellaiappan holds post graduate qualifications in Social Work, Personnel Management & Industrial Relations and Finance & PhD in Business Administration. Prior to joining BEML, he had served KPCL (A Government of Karnataka Undertaking), for 36 years in various positions and was Director (HR) in that Company in the last 4 years.
Shri C. N. Durgesh, Director (Mining & Construction Business)
Shri C.N.Durgesh has taken over as Director (Mining & Construction) of BEML Limited, a Public Sector Undertaking under the Ministry of Defence. Shri Durgesh, a B.Tech Mechanical Engineering graduate from JNT University and has done M.Tech in Industrial Engineering in 1979 at Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati. He has joined BEML in 1987 as Manager and elevated to the present position after serving in various capacities in production and marketing areas of the company. Till recently he was Executive Director at BEML KGF Complex.
Shri P. R. Naik, Director (Defence Business)
Mr. P.R. Naik has been appointed as Director (Defence Business) and Member of the Board of Directors of BEML LIMITED, a Public Sector Undertaking under the Ministry of Defence. He will be taking charge on 1st July 2011. Mr. Naik is a Mechanical Engineer from Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani and an Alumnus of the IIM, Kolkata. Prior to this Mr. Naik was with L&T and worked in various capacities in production and marketing areas. Hitherto he was Executive Director (Marketing) in the company.