India’s leading state owned iron ore miner NMDC has announced that Ministry of Steel’s Joint Secretary Mr Abhijit Narendra has been appointed as Government Director on the Board of Directors of NMDC Limited with immediate effect. Mr Abhijit Narendra is an officer of 1993 batch of Indian Railway Traffic Service and is presently posted as Joint Secretary in Ministry of Steel since March 2022. He has served in different areas of railways including operation, commercial and safety management which gave him rich experience of production and sales management of Indian Railways. His tenure in Railway Board gave him a broader perspective of transportation business and railways modal share. He has also worked in Centre for Railways Information System the IT arm of Indian Railways which gave him the insight of development, execution and running of IT applications. He has also worked in Ministry of Railways in the area of infrastructure development through PPP, project structures and financing, logistics etc. He has also been associated with planning & execution of big ticket railway infrastructure projects like High Speed Rail and Dedicated Freight Corridor. He has also represented the organization and nation in various international meetings and conferences. He holds a degree in BSc and LLB.