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New Appointments In India

  1. H. L. Dattu appointed as New Chief Justice of India
  2. Admiral R K Dhowan takes over as Naval Chief.
  3. Shri Shaktikanta Das appointed Revenue Secretary.
  4. Thomas Mathew elected as MCX Chairman.
  5. Soma Mondal appointed as the first woman director (commercial) of Navratna Public Sector Unit (PSU) National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO). Mondal joined Nalco in 1984 as a Graduate Engineer Trainee.
  6.  Supreme court Suggests Gavaskar as BCCI Interim President
  7. Vedantan(India)  appoints Tom Albanese as new CEO
  8. Saurabh Chandra takes over as Secretary of Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas. He succeeds Vivek Rae.
  9. A L Banerjee as new Director General of Police. He succeeds Rizwan Ahmad.
  10. Avaya appointed Priyadarshi Mohapatra as Managing Director for India and SAARC.
  11. Akhilesh Gupta, has been elected as President of the Indian Meteorological Society for 2014-16. He succeeds Shailesh Nayak
  12. P Sathasivam appointed Kerala Governor.
  13. S Jaishankar appointed as a new Indian envoy to the US replaced Nirupama Rao. S Jaishankar is a former envoy to China.
  14.  Siddhartha Birla to be next FICCI President. He will replace Naina Lal Kidwai.
  15. Sh. Hemant G. Contractor appointed as the new Chairman of Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA)
  16. Usha Ananthasubramanian appointed as CMD of Bharatiya Mahila Bank, the first women’s bank.
  17. T.P. Seetharam appointed new envoy to UAE (United Arab Emirates)
  18. Krishna Mohan Sahni Appointed Chairman of the National Multi-Commodity Exchange of India
  19. P.S. Raghavan appointed as the next Russian Ambassador. He replace Ajai Malhotra
  20. Arup Raha appointed as the next Chief of the Indian Air Force.
  21. Priyanka Chopra, the Bollywood Actress Became the Global Brand Ambassador of Guess
  22. Australian Terry Walsh appointed as head coach of the Indian men’s hockey team
  23.  Arunendra Kumar appointed New Chairman, Railway Board. replaced Vinay Mittal.
  24. J&K Bank reappoints Mushtaq Ahmed as Chairman & CEO.
  25. LIC Housing Finance Ltd has appointed Sunita Sharma as Managing Director and CEO.
  26. Anand Mahindra elected as Chairperson of PHFI (Public Health Foundation of India).
  27. Gireesh B. Pradhan appointed as the new Chairperson of the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC).
  28. R. Banumathi Appointed Chief Justice of the Jharkhand High Court
  29. Justice Abhay Manohar Sapre takes oath as new Chief Justice of Gauhati HC
  30. Tarun Chugh appointed MD of PNB Metlife
  31. Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul Appointed as the Chief Justice of Madras High Court
  32. Laxmikanta Mahapatra appointed Chief Justice of Manipur High Court
  33. Kanwar Deep Singh Elected as the President of the Indian Hockey Federation
  34. Actor Ranbir Kapoor named the brand ambassador for Philips, the country's leading lighting company.
  35. Tarun Chatarjee appointed Chairman of the Uttar Pradesh State Human Rights Commission
  36. Bharat Joshi is the new British Deputy High Commissioner to be based in Chennai, replacing Mike Nithavrianakis.
  37. Subhas Goswami Appointed as the Director General of ITBP. He succeed Ajay Chadha, IPS.
  38. Pankaj Razdan Appointed as the CEO and MD of the Birla Sun Life Insurance.
  39. MCX Stock Exchange (MCX-SX) has appointed Gopal Krishna Pillai IAS (Retd.) as Chairman and Thomas Mathew T., as Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors.
  40. Indian Weightlifting Federation Joint Secretary Abraham K Techi has been appointed as an international referee.
  41. Prem Narain appointed as the Secretary of Overseas Indian Affairs Ministry in place of Rajiv Mehrishi, who is now new Fertilizers Secretary.
  42. Rajesh Kishore appointed new Secretary General of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)
  43. Ranjan Mathai: New India's High Commissioner to United Kingdom. He succeeded diplomat Dr Jaimini Bhagwati.
  44. M.K. Lokesh: New India ambassador to Switzerland.
  45. Vijay Keshav Gokhale : New India's Ambassador to Germany.
  46. Justice Vangala Eswaraiah: New Chairperson of the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC). He is former Acting Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High Court. He succeeded Justice M. N. Rao,
  47. Ranjib Biswal: New Chairman of Indian Premier League (IPL). He replaced Rajeev Shukla.
  48. N. Srinivasan Re-Elected As the BCCI President for the Third Term.
  49. S.Varadarajan: New CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited. He succeeded R.K. Singh.
  50. S.R. Bansal: New  CMD  (Chairman and Managing Director) of Corporation Bank . Bansal was an Executive Director at Punjab National Bank.
  51. Ravindra Kumar elected new INS(Indian News Paper Society)  President
  52.  Anupam Shah: New Chairman of Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC)
  53. Sundeep Sikka : new Chairman  of Association of Mutual Funds in India
  54. Prasada Rao appointed as Andhra Pradesh DGP (Director General Police). He succeeded  V. Dinesh Reddy 
  55. Mukul Goel : New UP ADG replaced Arun Kumar 
  56. Virat Kohli: appointed brand Ambassador of Border Security Force
  57. Sanjeev Chadha: CEO, Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) region of PEPSI
  58. Justice Darmar Murugesan: New member of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) for a five-year term.
  59. Anand Amritraj : New Davis Cup (Tennis) captain of India 
  60. TV Narendran: New Tata Steel MD for India, South East Asia. He succeeded H M Nerurkar
  61. Justice Prafulla Chandra Pant appointed New Chief Justice of the Meghalaya High Court
  62. Ruchir Kamboj: Next Permanent Representative of India to UNESCO (Paris). She is currently Chief of Protocol.
  63. P. Sudhakar: New CMD of Electronics Corporation of India Limited
  64. Nina Davuluri: Miss America/USA 2013
  65. Rahul Dravid appointed as the new Brand ambassador of National Tobacco Control Campaign.
  66. Shahrukh Khan become the “goodwill ambassador” of the Republic of Korea. Note: Joon-gyu Lee is the Ambassador of Republic of Korea to India,
  67. Justice H. L. Dattu - next (42th) Chief Justice of India (CJI) (by suceeding Rajendra Mal Lodha).
  68. Mahendra Mohan Gupta - PTI Chairman (succeeded R Lakshmipathy)
  69. T M Bhasin Elected - Chairman of Indian Banks' Association (IBA).
  70. K V Chowdary - New CBDT chief.
  71. S K Roy - New Chairman Of LIC succeeded Thomas Mathew
  72. Mahendra Mohan Gupta -Vice Chairman of PTI.
  73. S Gopalakrishnan - new President of CII.
  74. Rakesh Garg - New Telecom Secretary
  75. Deepak Sandhu - first woman Chief Information Commissioner (replaced Satyananda Mishra).
  76. Rahul Dravid - Brand ambassador for Tobacco control campaign.
  77. Rakesh Sood - Prime Minister’s Special Envoy for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation.
  78. Anil Goswami - New Union Home Secretary (by replacing R.K Singh).
  79. Shashi Kant Sharma - New CAG (Comptroller and Auditor General) of India (by succeeding Vinod Rai)
  80. Radha Krishna Mathur - Indian Defence Secretary (succeeded Shashikant Sharma).
  81. V Hariharan - Secretary of the All India chess federation.
  82. Lt. Gen. Nirbhay Sharma - new Governor of Arunanchal Pradesh.
  83. Siddaramaiah - C.M. of Karnataka.
  84. Aruna Bahuguna - First Women Special DG of CRPF.
  85. Nirbhay Sharma - Governor of Arunachal Pradesh.
  86. Krishna Kumar Natrajan (CEO and Director of Mindtree) - New Chief of NASSCOM (replaced N Chandrasekaran).
  87. P J Kurien - Chairman of Asian forum of Parliamentarians (replaced Yasuo Fukuda, former P M of Japan)
  88. Vinod Rai - Re-Elected As Chairman of UN Panel of External Auditors.
  89. Sidharth Birla (Chairman of Xpro India Ltd and Digjam Ltd) - Senior Vice-President of FICCI.
  90. Justice D.K. Jain - new Chairman of Law Commission.
  91. Shyamala Gopinath - New Clearing Corporation of India Ltd (CCIL) Chairperson.
  92. Jawahar Sircar - New CEO of Prasar Bharti.
  93. P.R. Vasudeva Rao - Director of the IGCAR (Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research) replacing S.C Chetal.
  94. Asoke Kumar Mukerji - Next Permanent Representative of India to the UN.
  95. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as International Goodwill Ambassador – UNAIDS (UN Programme on HIV/AIDS).
  96. Mary Kom - Brand Ambassador of Super Fight League (SFL) .
  97. Rajan Bharti Mittal - President of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) India.
  98. K K Paul - Meghalaya governor replacing Ranjit Shekhar Mooshahary.
  99. Sunil Soni - Director General of Bureau of Indian Standards
  100. Shriniwas Patil - new governor of Sikkim.
  101. R. Chandrasekhar (the former Secretary Department of Telecommunications (DoT))
  102. Nasscom President, succeeding current Nasscom President Som Mittal, whose tenure expires in January 2014
  103. Raghubar Das ( leader) - Chief Minister of Jharkhand.
  104. Abdul Rahim Rather (Jammu & Kashmir Finance Minister) - new Chairman of the Empowered Committee of State Finance Ministers on GST.
  105. Arvind Sharma (Chairman and CEO of Leo Burnett, India) - President of Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI)
  106. Professor Mahendra P. Lama - new pro-vice-chancellor of the Indira Gandhi National Open University(IGNOU).
  107. S Jaishankar - India’s new foreign secretary.
  108. Rajeev Rishi - Chairman and Managing Director of Central Bank of India.
  109. Arundhati Bhattacharya – MD and chief financial officer of State Bank of India(SBI). She is the first female managing director at SBI she succeeded Diwakar Gupta
  110. Rakesh Sethi - Executive Director of the Union Bank of India.
  111. Dilip Trivedi - new chief of CRPF.
  112. D.Bala Venkatesh Varma - next Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the UN Conference on Disarmament, Geneva.
  113. Shri Ratan Thiyam - Chairperson of the National School of Drama Society.
  114. Deepak Sandhu - first woman Chief Information Commissioner of the Central Information Commission. She succeeded Satyananda Mishra.
  115. H.R. Mohan - New Vice President of Computer Society of India (CSI).
  116. Sunil Bharti Mittal - Vice Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce


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