M V Iyer on Wednesday assumed charge as director (business development) of state gas utility GAIL (India) Limited. Before this, he was working as executive director (projects) with the company, GAIL said in a statement.
An electrical engineer, Iyer has 33 years of rich and diverse experience in GAIL in projects execution. “He has been part of the core team of GAIL for implementation of various long term and short term strategies in GAIL,” it said.
Iyer is also director in one of GAIL’s new joint venture companies Indradhanush Gas Grid Limited (IGGL) for implementation of the North East Gas Grid.
“He has been associated with several non-core business areas like commissioning of the Dabhol LNG terminal and implementation of 100 MW wind power project, 5 MW solar power projects and current thrust areas of city gas distribution (CGD) projects within short span of one year,” the statement added.