Former Oil Secretary Vivek Rae Thursday appointed as Chairman of Hindustan Oil Exploration Company Ltd, the firm said. This followed the resignation of Sunil Behari Mathur as a non-executive independent director and chairman of the company effective April 17, 2019.
“Based on the recommendations of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee, the Board of Directors have appointed Vivek Rae as an Additional Director (Non-Executive Independent) and Chairman of the company with effect from April 18, 2019,” the company said in a statement.
Rae, 65, an IAS officer of 1978 batch from Union Territory cadre, was the topmost bureaucrat in the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas from January 2013 to February 2014 when he superannuated. Read More