The buzz is that Saptarshi Roy has taken over the charge as Director (HR), NTPC with effect from today. Shri Saptarshi Roy (56 years) is graduate in Electrical Engineering, with career spanning over 36 years of outstanding contribution in NTPC as Regional Executive Director (North) and ER-I Regions as well as Executive Director (Corporate Planning) besides Head of HR at Projects and Corporate Office. He has made major contribution in the HR framework of the Company by introducing various innovative ideas like securing the position of NTPC as the Best Company to work for since 2008.
Roy played a critical role as HR Head in managing transition and people integration issues during acquisition of old assets and turning them around into successful ventures in NTPC. He acted as catalyst in ensuring healthy and productive employee relations climate conducive for growth. He has been actively involved in negotiating long term wage settlement in the past.
As Director (HR), he is overall responsible for the activities relating to Human Resource Management of NTPC.