Asim Kumar Samanta joins MUNPL as chief executive officer
New Delhi: Asim Kumar Samanta joined Meja Urja Nigam Private Limited (MUNPL), a joint venture of NTPC Ltd & UPRVUNL, as the chief executive officer on Saturday. He is a graduate in Mechinical engineering from Calcutta University. After completing his engineering, he joined NTPC as ET in 1983. Samanta has vast experience of power sector including the global exposure.
During his service of more than 36 years in the NTPC, he served in many plants and projects including Farakka, Simadhri, Korba, Kahalgaon, Kudgi, Sipat, and also rendered his services at Simadhri, Kudgi and Sipat as Head of Project. His last assignment was with NTPC Sipat as Head of Project/ Group General Manager where he was responsible for developing and leading the power project of NTPC.
He also has wide experience in the field of hydro & solar energy and it was the result of his vision. A man with positive and flexible attitude, Samanata has been the prime mover behind the success of several mega-size power projects, which include a significant process optimisation experience in implementing new systems, work-flow tools, and business processes. His passion includes entrepreneurship, technology and