Published On: Wed, Jul 1st, 2015

Anup K Pujari joins as new secretary MSME today

New Delhi: Anup K Pujari today took over as Secretary, Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), after Madhav Lal bid adieu to the department on Tuesday.

Anup K Pujari has taken charge as the new MSME Secretary today.

Anup K Pujari has taken charge as the new MSME Secretary today.

Pujari, a 1980 batch IAS officer of Karnataka cadre, was earlier the Secretary, Ministry of Mines.

Pujari had a long tenure in the Ministry of Commerce and held the important post of Director General Foreign Trade, from 2010 to 2014. He also carries rich experience in Ministry of Finance where he worked in different posts. He also held important offices in the Karnataka Government.

Pujari, who was born 1956, is a post-graduate from the University of Boston, and a Doctorate in Economics.

The officials of the MSME Ministry Tuesday organised farewell party for Madhav Lal on his retirement, which was attended by Union MSME Minister Kalraj Mishra and MoS MSME Giriraj Singh.

TST

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