Ravi S Saxena, Additional Chief Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, Government of Gujarat
- Written by secureit
- March 2, 2012 at 12:43 pm
Ravi S Saxena
Additional Chief Secretary
Department of Science
Government of Gujarat
Ravi Saxena obtained his degree in M. Sc (Physics) from Banaras Hindu University in the year 1971.
He joined the IAS in the year 1978 in Gujarat Cadre.
During a significant part of his career he was posted as Managing Director of PSUs like Handloom, Handicrafts and the State Textiles development Corporations. He contributed to the development of the Industrial and Economic infrastructure of Gujarat State as the Chief of Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation and Gujarat Infrastructure Development Board.
He has served as Secretary in Department’s like Transport, Prohibition, Jails, Social Justice & Empowerment and Health as also Principal Secretary (Planning) for Gujarat State where he delivered new directions which are being tracked until now
He worked with the Department of Atomic Energy, Govt of India as Director , Nuclear Power. He has also represented Govt of India in the Boards of Directors of Indian Rare Earths, Electronic Corporation of India and Nuclear Power Corporation of India.
Presently He holds the Post of Additional Chief Secretary, Department of Science and Technology in the Government of Gujarat.