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Indian Railway Service of Electrical Engineers (IRSEE) officer, Vinit Kumar, on Monday, took over as full-time chairman of Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT).
Kumar takes over the charge from M T Krishna Babu, chairman of Vizag Port Trust who was entrusted with the additional charge of KoPT since March, 2016.
In his previous stints, Kumar has been the secretary at Central Railway and gained multi-dimensional experience in general administration.
Kumar did his BE in Electrical Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering and obtained PGDBA in marketing from Symbiosis Institute, Pune. Later, he attended training programme on Management in ICLIF, Malaysia and INSEAD, Singapore.