Chandan Kumar Mondol assumes charge as Director (Commercial) of NTPC. Mondol has been with NTPC for over 35 years and has held several key leadership positions across multiple business units, an official statement said.
Mondol joined NTPC in 1984 and started with project execution and commissioning of 3X500 MW units at Ramagundam and 4X210 MW units at Kahalgaon.
In 1998, he joined Corporate Commercial where he worked towards developing commercial and marketing strategies, execution of domestic and international Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs), formulation of Tariff Regulations with CERC, participation in Ultra Mega Power Plant (UMPP) bidding, etc.
He also represented NTPC in government meetings for the formulation of various policies and statutes including the Electricity Act 2003, the National Electricity Policy, the Tariff Policy and the Competitive Bidding Guidelines.
He joined Corporate Planning in 2012 as head of Strategic Planning Division and was also responsible for periodic review of Business Plan, Organisational Restructuring, identifying risks of the company and its mitigation through comprehensive Enterprise Risk Management Policies etc.
Mondol took charge as Business Unit Head (BUH) of Khargone in March 2015 and was responsible for execution of 1320 MW Green Field Power Project involving land acquisition, Right of Use, Right of Way, R&R plan, Project Planning & Construction, Boundary Management with the local administration, State Government and other statutory authorities.