New Delhi: Raman took over as Director (Technical) SAIL on 1st July, 2016 subsequent to superannuation of Mr. S.S. Mohanty. He has earlier held key positions of Executive Director, Salem Steel Plant and Executive Director-In-Charge(Operation) at SAIL before being elevated to the position of Director of SAIL board.

A mechanical engineering graduate from BIT, Sindri, Raman joined SAIL in 1979 at Bokaro Steel Plant and has had a eventful career at various SAIL units and plants. He has been instrumental in making RMHP a model unit of Bokaro Steel Plant with zero breakdown. Under his dynamic leadership Salem Steel Plant completed installation of its third Sendzimir cold rolling mill. His tenure at Salem has been marked by creation of new records in production, development of new products in tune with market requirements and winning of several awards. With a rich and vast experience in steel making and knowledge in the area of designing and engineering, technical expertise, Raman has handled many important portfolios in SAIL’s Centre for Engineering and Technology (CET), Ranchi and also at Research & Development Centre for Iron & Steel, Ranchi.