Latest Who is Who 2017: Heads of Important Offices in India and World

Latest Who is Who 2017: Heads of Important Offices in India and World

This section gives you latest information about Heads of Important Offices in India and World. Some questions frequently asked in all competitive exams related to Latest Who is Who 2017. So it is very important to keep oneself updated with the latest development in the main organizations of the country. So get ready to know the latest Who’s Who for 2017.

There are at least two or three questions will come in all types of competitive exams about the Organizations/ Institutions and their holders. Such questions come in the category of Who’s Who. Persons and their posts keep changing. So it is very important to keep oneself updated with the latest development in the main organizations of the country. So get ready to know the latest Who’s Who for 2017.

Latest Who is Who 2017: Highest Position Holders in Indian Government:-

Name Position
Mr. Pranab Mukherjee President of India
Mohammad Hamid Ansari Vice President
Narendra Damodar Das Modi Prime Minister of India
Ms. Sumitra Mahajan Speaker of Lok Sabha
Mr. P. J. Kurien Deputy Chairman, Rajya Sabha
Dr. M. Thambidurai Deputy Speaker, Lok Sabha
Ghulam Nabi Azad Leader of Opposition (Rajya Sabha)
Arvind Panagariya Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog
Dr. Nasim Zaidi Chief Election Commissioner
Mr. Achal Kumar Joti Election Commissioner
Justice H. L. Dattu Chairperson, National Human Rights Commission
Mr. Shashi Kant Sharma Comptroller and Auditor General of India
Justice Vangala Eswaraiah Chairman, National Commission for Backward Classes
Smt. Alka Sirohi Chairman, UPSC
Dr. M.S. Swaminathan Chairman, National Commission on Farmers (NCF)
R. K. Mathur Chief Information Commissioner (CIC)
Shri Ashim Khurana Chairman, SSC

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Current Cabinet Ministers in India:

Name Position
Shri Raj Nath Singh Home Affairs
Smt. Sushma Swaraj External Affairs
Shri Arun Jaitley Finance Corporate
Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu Urban Development Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation, Information & Broadcasting
Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari Road Transport and Highways Shipping
Shri Manohar Parrikar Defence
Shri Suresh Prabhu Railways
Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda Statistics & Programme Implementation
Sushri Uma Bharati Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
Shri Ramvilas Paswan Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
Shri Kalraj Mishra Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Women and Child Development
Shri Ananthkumar Chemicals and Fertilizers, Parliamentary Affairs
Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad Law & Justice, Electronics & Information Technology
Shri Jagat Prakash Nadda Health and Family Welfare
Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati Civil Aviation
Shri Anant Geete Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal Food Processing Industries
Shri Narendra Singh Tomar Rural Development, Panchayati Raj and Drinking Water and Sanitation
Shri Chaudhary Birender Singh Steel
Shri Jual Oram Tribal Affairs
Shri Radha Mohan Singh Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
Shri Thawar Chand Gehlot Social Justice and Empowerment
Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani Textiles
Dr. Harsh Vardhan Science and Technology, Earth Sciences
Shri Prakash Javadekar Human Resource Development

Ministers of Indian States (Independent Charge)

Name Position
Shri Rao Inderjit Singh Planning (Independent Charge), Urban Development, Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation
Shri Bandaru Dattatreya Labour and Employment (Independent Charge)
Shri Rajiv Pratap Rudy Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge)
Shri Vijay Goel Youth Affairs and Sports (Independent Charge), Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation
Shri Shripad Yesso Naik AAYUSH (Independent Charge)
Shri Dharmendra Pradhan Petroleum and Natural Gas (Independent Charge)
Shri Piyush Goyal Power (Independent Charge), Coal (Independent Charge), New and Renewable Energy (Independent Charge), Mines (Independent Charge)
Dr. Jitendra Singh Development of North Eastern Region (Independent Charge), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Atomic Energy, Department of Space
Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman Commerce and Industry (Independent Charge)
Dr. Mahesh Sharma Culture (Independent Charge), Tourism (Independent Charge)
Shri Manoj Sinha Communications (Independent Charge), Railways
Shri Anil Madhav Dave Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge)
Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi Minority Affairs (Independent Charge), Parliamentary Affairs

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Current Ministers of States of India:-

Name Position
General(Retd.) V.K. Singh External Affairs
Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar Finance
Shri Faggan Singh Kulaste Health & Family Welfare
Shri S.S. Ahluwalia Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Parliamentary Affairs
Shri Ramdas Athawale Social Justice & Empowerment
Shri Ram Kripal Yadav Rural Development
Shri Haribhai Parthbhai Chaudhary Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises
Shri Giriraj Singh Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises
Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir Home Affairs
Shri Ramesh Chandappa Jigajinagi Drinking Water & Sanitation
Shri Rajen Gohain Railways
Shri Parshottam Rupala Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Panchayati Raj
Shri M.J. Akbar External Affairs
Shri Upendra Kushwaha Human Resources Development
Shri Radhakrishnan P. Road Transport & Highways, Shipping,
Shri Kiren Rijiju Home Affairs
Shri Krishan Pal Social Justice & Empowerment
Shri Jasvantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor Tribal Affairs
Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation
Shri Vishnu Deo Sai Steel
Shri Sudarshan Bhagat Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
Shri Y.S. Chowdary Science and Technology, Earth Science
Shri Jayant Sinha Civil Aviation
Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore Information & Broadcasting
Shri Babul Supriyo Heavy Industries, Public Enterprises
Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti Food Processing Industries
Shri Vijay Sampla Social Justice & Empowerment
Shri Arjun Ram Meghwal Finance, Corporate Affairs
Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey Human Resource Development
Shri Ajay Tamta Textiles
Smt. Krishna Raj Women & Child Development
Shri Mansukh L. Mandaviya Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Chemicals & Fertilizers
Smt. Anupriya Patel Health & Family Welfare
Shri C.R. Chaudhary Consumer Affairs, Food & Public Distribution
Shri P.P. Chaudhary Law & Justice, Electronics & Information Technology
Dr. Subhash Ramrao Bhamre Defence

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Heads of Important Offices in India and World:-

Name Position
Mr. Natrajan Chandrasekaran Chairman, Tata Sons
Mr. Mukesh Ambani Chairman, Relience Industries
Mr. Lakshmi Mittal Chairman, Mittal Arcelor Steels
Ms. Kiran Majumdar Chairman, Biocon
Ms. Chanda Kochhar Managing Director & CEO ICICI Bank
Mr. Shiv Nadar Chairman, HCL Technologies
Mr. Naresh Goyal Chairman, Jet Airways
Mr. Sunil Mittal Chairman, Bharati Group
Ms. Indira Nooye CEO, Pepsico
Shikha Sharma MD, CEO Axis Bank
Soumya Swaminathan Director General, Indian Council of Medical Research
Shri Sailesh Register General and Census Commissioner of India
Justice Balbir Singh Chauhan Chairman, 21th Law Commission
Mr. Raghuram Ranjan Governor, Reserve Bank of India (RBI)
Dr. BN Suresh President, Indian National Academy of Engineering
Shashidhar Sinha Chairman, Audit Bureau Circulation(ABC)
Shri Atulesh Jindal Chairman, Central Board of Direct Taxes(CBDT)
Mr. U. K. Sinha Chairman, Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
Lalitha Kumaramangalam Chairperson, National Commission for Women
Dr. Vijay Laxman Kelkar Chairperson, National Institute of Public Finance & Policy (NIPFP)
Shri Jawhar Sircar CEO, Prasar Bharati
Mr. Ratan Tata Chairman, Investment Commission
Mr. C. P. Gurnani Chairman, NASSCOM
Mr. Sunil Kanoria President, ASSOCHAM
António Guterres Secretary-General, United Nations Organisations (UNO)
Jan Eliasson Deputy Secretary-General,UN
Dr. Jim Yong Kim President, World Bank
Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund(IMF)
Irina Bokova Director General, UNESCO
Dr. Margaret Chan Director General, WHO
Guy Ryder Director General, Inter-national Labour Organisation
Anthony Lake Executive Director, United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund(UNICEF)
Filippo Grandi UN High Commissioner for Refugees
Helen Clark Administrator, United Nations Development Programme
Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi Secretary-General, United Nations Conference on trade and Development(UNCTAD)
Jose Angel Gurria Secretary-General, Organisation of Economic Cooperation And Development (OECD)
Ronny Abraham President, International Court of Justice
Takehiko Nakao President, Asian Development Bank (ADB)
Akinwumi Adesina President, African Development Bank
Thomas Bach President, International Olympic Committee
Rt Hon Patricia Secretary-General, Commonwealth
Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma Chairman, African Union Assembly
Roberto Azevedo Director – General, WTO
Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein High Commissioner, UN High Commission for Human Rights
Donald Tusk President, European Council
Zaheer Abbas President, International Cricket Council(ICC)
Jean-Claude Juncker President, European Commission
Li Yong Director – General, UNIDO
Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani Secretary-General, Gulf Co-operation Council
Iyad Ameen Madani Secretary-General, Organisation of Islamic Cooperation
Abdallah Salem el-Badri Secretary-General, Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries(OPEC)
Luis Almagro Lemes Secretary-General, Organisation of American States
Mr. Yukia Amano Director – General, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Jens Stoltenberg Secretary-General, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO)
Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin Executive Director, UNFPA
Le Luong Minh Secretary-General, ASEAN
Arjun Bahadur Thapa Secretary-General, SAARC
Sebastian Coe President, International Amateur Athletic Federation (IAAF)
Charles F. Bolden, Jr Chief of NASA (USA)
Salil Shetty Secretary-General, Amnesty International
Dr. Vishal Sikka CEO and Managing Director Infosys
Shri Ajit Doval National Security Advisor and Special Advisor to PM (Internal Security)
Mr. Shumsher K. Sheriff Secretary General Rajya Sabha
Shri Anoop Mishra Secretary General Lok Sabha
Rajiv Jain  Chief of Intelligence Bureau (IB)
Shri Alok Kumar Verma Director CBI
Anil Dhasmana Director, Research and Analysis Wing (RAW)
Shri R. C. Tayal Director General, National Security Guard (NSG)
Shri K. Durga Prasad Director General, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF)
Shri Surender Singh Director General, Central Industrial Security Force (CISF)
Shri S K Bhagat Director General, Railway Protection Force (RPF)
Sh. Krishna Chaudhary Director General, Indo-Tibetan Border Police(ITBP)
Prof. Ved Prakash Chairman, University Grant Commission(UGC)
Shri G S Reddy Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister
Dr. R. Chidambaram Principal Scientific Advisor to the Govt.
Mr. Alur Seelin Kiran Kumar Chairman Space Commission and ISRO
Dr. Sekhar Basu Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission and Secretary, Dept of Atomic Energy.
Shri Naseem Ahmad Chairperson, National Commission for Minorities
Dr. Pronob Sen Chairman, National Statistical Commission
Smt. Archana Ramasundaram Director General, Sashastra Seema Bal(SSB)
Azim H. Premji Chairman Wipro
Mr. Anand Mahindra Chairman of Tech Mahindra
Shri Ashwani Lohani Chairman & Managing Director of Air India
Mr. Mahendra Kumar Sharma Chairman ICICI Bank
Mrs. Shyamala Gopinath Chairman, HDFC Bank
Smt. Arundhati Bhattacharya Chairman of State Bank of India (SBI)
Mark Zuckerberg CEO Facebook
Narayan Murthi Founder of Infosys
Steve Jobs Founder of Apple Company
Mr. Vijay Maliya Chairman of UB Group and Kingfisher Airlines
Mr. Sunil Mittal Chairman & Group CEO, Bharti Enterprises
Mr. Kumaramangalam Birla Chairman of Aditya Birla Group of Company
Mr. Anand Mahindra Chairman, Mahindra & Mahindra Group
Mr. Warren Buffett Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway
Mr. Rameshwar Oraon Chairman, National Commission for Scheduled Tribes
Mr. P. L. Punia Chairman, National Commission for Scheduled Castes
Shri Sharad Kumar Director General National Investigation Agency (NIA)
Rajendra Singh Director General, Indian Coast Guard
Mr. Om Prakash Rawat Election Commissioner
Jagdish Singh Kehar Chief Justice of India (CJI)
Mr. Ranjit Kumar Solicitor General
Shri Shekhar Sen Chairman of the Sangeet Natak Akademi
Mr Sunil Bharti Mittal Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) India
Dr. Naushad Forbes President, Confederation of Indian Industries(CII)
Bipin Rawat Chief of the Army Staff
Admiral Sunil Lanba Chief of the Naval Staff
BS Dhanoa Chief of the Air Staff
Mr. Mukul Rohatgi Attorney General of India
Gurdeep Singh Chairman & Managing Director NTPC
Ms. Stuti Kacker Chairperson of National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR)
Dr. Y. V. Reddy Chairman 14th Finance Commission
Shri K. K. Sharma Director General of Border Security Force (BSF)
Dr. A. Surya Prakash Chairperson Prasar Bharati Board
Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma Chairperson, African Union Commission
Amar Abrol CEO, Air Asia India
Ertharin Cousin Executive Director of World Food Programme(WFP)
Dr. A. B. P. Pandey Director General and Mission Director of the Unique Identification Authority of India
Sh. Rajiv Gauba Chairman Delhi Metro Rail
Shri A K Mittal Chairman Kolkata Metro Rail
Air Marshal PP Reddy Chief of the Integrated Defence Staff
Dr. M. C. Borwankar Director General, Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D)
Shri S Jaishankar Foreign Secretary
Mr. Chandrajit Banerjee Director General of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Shri Amitabh Kant CEO, NITI Aayog
Shri Devender Kumar Sikri Chairperson, Competition Commission of India (CCI)
Mr. Harshavardhan Neotia President FICCI
Malcolm Turnbull Prime Minister of Austrailia
Angela Merkel Chancellor of Germany
Justice D. K. Jain President, National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission
Mr. Ashok Patnaik CEO National Intelligence Grid (Natgrid)
Dr. M. Ravi Kanth Chairman & Managing Director (CMD), HUDCO
Krish Iyer CEO Wal-Mart India
P Madhusudan CMD Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
Justice B N Srikrishna Chairman, Financial Planning Standards Board India (FPSB)
Shri Raghav Chandra Chairman, National Highway Authority Of India (NHAI)
Sh. Najib Shah Chairperson,Central Board of Excise & Customs
Shri Amitabh Verma Chairman, Inland Waterways Authority of India
Shri V. R. Patel Chairman, National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India Ltd.(NAFED)
R K Srivastava Chairman, Airports Authority of India (AAI)
Justice Swatantra Kumar President, National Green Tribunal
Mr. T. S. Vijayan Chairman, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA)
Shri B. C. Tripathi Chairman, GAIL
Mr. M. K. Surana Chairman and Managing Director,Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited.(HPCL)
Shri Sutirtha Bhattacharya Chairman, Coal India Limited (CIL)
Shri K M Singh CMD, National Hydroelectric Power Corporation Ltd. (NHPC)
Mr. B. S. Nakai Chairman, Indian Farmers Fertiliser Co-operative Limited (IFFCO)
Umang Narula Chairman, India Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC)
Shri Yogendra Tripathi CMD, Food Corporation of India (FCI)
Dr. Anup K. Pujari Chairman, Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
Mrs Alice G Vaidyan Chairman & MD, General Insurance Corporation of India
Shri S. K. Roy Chairman, Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)
Shri Sujay Banarji CMD, Oriental Insurance Company Ltd
Shri Milind A Kharat CMD, United India Insurance Company
Shri S. Krishnan Chairman, Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board (PNGRB)
Ram Sewak Sharma Chairman, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI)
Shri L C Goyal CMD, India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO)
Mr. Arvind Pradhan Director-General, Indian Merchant’s Chamber
Gireesh B. Pradhan Chairperson, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC)
Shri Anupam Srivastava CMD, Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL)
Mr. Dinesh Kumar Sarraf CMD, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (ONGC)
Ms. S. M. Swathi Executive Director, Bharatiya Mahila Bank
Mr. N Chandrasekaran CEO, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Smt. Usha Ananthasubramanian MD & CEO, Punjab National Bank (PNB)
Shri Melwyn Rego MD & CEO, Bank of India
Sri Mahesh Kumar Jain MD & CEO, Indian Bank
Shri S. R. Bansal CMD, Corporation Bank
Shri Rakesh Sethi CMD, Allahabad Bank
Shri. T. N. Manoharan Chairman, Canara Bank
Shri Suresh N Patel MD & CEO, Andhra Bank
SH. Jatinderbir Singh CMD, Punjab & Sind Bank
Mr. Kishor Kharat MD & CEO, IDBI Bank
Shri Ravi Krishan Takkar MD & CEO, UCO Bank
Shri Kishore Kumar Sansi MD & CEO, Vijaya Bank
Shri Ashwani Kumar CMD, Dena Bank
Shri Arun Tiwari CMD, Union Bank of India
Shri. Rajeev Rishi CMD, Central Bank of India
Shri Ravi Venkatesan Chairman, Bank of Baroda
Shri Sushil Muhnot CMD, Bank of Maharashtra
Mr. R. Seshasayee Chairman, IndusInd Bank
R Koteeswaran MD & CEO, Indian Overseas Bank
Mr. Uday Kotak MD, Kotak Mahindra Bank
Mr. Rana Kapoor MD & CEO, YES Bank
Sri Arun Shrivastava MD & CEO, Syndicate Bank
Animesh Chauhan MD & CEO, Oriental Bank of Commerce
Shashank Manohar Chairman, International Cricket Council (ICC)
Shri Rajeev Sharma CMD, Rural Electrification Corporation
Shri M. K. Goel Chairman & Managing Director, Power Finance Corporation Ltd.
Martin Schulz President, European Parliament
Jack Ma Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group
P. Srinivas MD & CEO, United Bank of India
Shri A. K. Mittal Chairman, Railway Board
Shri Pahlaj Nihalani Censor Board Chairperson
Dr. Hanumanthu Purushotham CMD, National Research Development Corporation (NRDC)
Shri K. V. Chowdary Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC)
S Christopher Secretary, Department of Defence Research & Development and Director General, DRDO
Shri A. R. K. Kinni Director, National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)
Mr. Romesh Sobti MD & CEO, Indusind Bank
K. V. Kamath President of the New Development Bank of BRICS
Gianni Infantino FIFA President
Mr. Vinod Rai Chairman Banks Board Bureau
Arun Kumar Sinha Director Special Protection Group (SPG)
Justice Permod Kohli Chairman, Central Administrative Tribunal
Shri Kumar Rajesh Chandra Director General, Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)
Mrs. Shalini Piramal President, Ladies wing of Indian Marchant Chamber (IMC)
Dr A. Didar Singh Secretary General, FICCI
Chitra Ram Krishna MD & CEO, National Stock Exchange of India (NSE)
Shri Ved Prakash CMD, Mineral and Metals Trading Corporation (MMTC)
Dr. Harsh Kumar Bhanwala Chairman, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)
Mrs. Anjali Prasad Indian Ambassador to WTO
Justice G. S. Singhvi Chairman, Competition Appellate Tribunal
Stuti Narayan Kacker Chairman, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights
S. C. Ralhan President, Federation of Indian Exporters Organization (FIEO)
Dr. Mangu Singh MD, Delhi Metro Rail Corporation
M. G. Parameswaran President, Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI)
Mr. Om Prakash Chamaria President, Hindustan Chamber of Commerce
Sanath Kumar CMD, National Insurance Company
Malay Mukherjee CEO & MD, Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI)
Najib Shah Chairman, Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC)
S. K. Sharma CMD, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited (NPCIL)
Mr. Ashok Chawla Chairman, National Stock Exchange of India (NSE)
Dr. Budha Rashmi Mani Director General, National Museum, New Delhi
Shri Rajesh Kumar Chaturvedi Chairman, CBSE
Injeti Srinivas Director General, Sports Authority of India (SAI)
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