POWERGRID.BO - Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

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Power Grid Corporation of India Limited

Saudamini, Plot No. 2
Sector-29 Near IFFCO Chowk
Gurgaon 122001
91 12 4257 1700

IndustryUtilities - Regulated Electric
Full Time Employees9,775

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Indu Shekhar JhaChairman & MD5.89MN/A1959
Mr. K. SreekantDirector of Fin. & Director1.86MN/A1963
Dr. Ravi Prakash SinghDirector of Personnel & Whole Time Director5.62MN/A1960
Mr. Prabhakar SinghDirector of Projects & Director1.1MN/A1958
Seema GuptaDirector of OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2017 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in INR.


Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, a central transmission utility, engages in the transmission of power in India. The company is involved in planning, implementation, operation, and maintenance of inter-state transmission system, telecom, and consultancy services. As of July 31, 2016, it owned and operated 1,39,077 circuit kilometres (kms) of transmission lines, and 219 substations with transformation capacity of 2,89,543 mega volt ampere. The company also provides consultancy services in the areas of power transmission, sub-transmission, distribution management, load dispatch and communication markets. Its consultancy services include system engineering and feasibility studies, environmental and social impact assessment, design and engineering, contract services, project management and construction supervision, owner's and lender's engineer, and other services. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited offers its consultancy services to state owned utilities, private utilities, central public sector undertakings, and government departments in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Congo, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Nepal, Kazakhstan, Kenya, the Kyrgyz Republic, Myanmar, Pakistan, Senegal, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Tanzania, the United Arab Emirates, and Uzbekistan. The company was formerly known as National Power Transmission Corporation Limited and changed its name to Power Grid Corporation of India Limited in October 1992. Power Grid Corporation of India Limited was founded in 1989 and is based in Gurgaon, India.

Corporate Governance

Power Grid Corporation of India Limited’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of April 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 6; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.