Geeta Kapur takes over as first woman director on SJVN board
SHIMLA: Geeta Kapur, General Manager ( HR ) and Officer on Special Duty (OSD) at the public sector SJVN Limited has been appointed as Director (Personnel ) of the company by the Government of India. Geeta Kapur has since taken over the charge of the new position from Nand Lal Sharma, Chairman & Managing Director of the Company who had been holding the dual charge since his appointment as CMD in December 2017. It is significant that Geeta Kapur has become the first woman functional Director of the Company and is one amonst a few in the Central Public Sector who have reached this enviable position. In the field of woman empowerment it is great landmark. Born at Shimla on 8th April 1964, Geeta had her early education from Loreto Convent Shimla and graduated from St. Bede's College. Later she did her MBA (HR) from Himachal Pradesh University. She joined SJVN (nee NJPC ) as Personnel Officer in 1992 .