Chairman & Managing Director, TANGEDCO & TANTRANSCO
Vikram Kapur is Chairman & Managing Director, TANGEDCO & TANTRANSCO, the state power utility of Tamil Nadu.
He is a 1988 batch officer of the Indian Administrative Service, borne on the Tamil Nadu State Cadre. He had his schooling from New Delhi from where he passed out in 1984 and was ranked 8th in the All India merit list. Thereafter, he graduated in Physics (Honours) from St. Stephens College, Delhi and did his post graduation in Public Policy and Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, New York.
During his service, Vikram Kapur has worked in various capacities, including that of District Collector – Dindigul, Executive Director – Tea Board, Government of India, MD & CEO., - Tamil Nadu Urban Development Fund, Member Secretary – Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority, Chairman – Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board,Principal Secretary – Industries & Energy Departments, Government of Tamil Nadu, Commissioner – Corporation of Chennai and Managing Director of Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board. He specializes in the area of urban affairs and infrastructure finance.