Director (HR) of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) Dr Alka Mittal took additional charge as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of the Energy Maharatna in January 2022. Her appointment was approved by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet for a period of six months with effect from 1 January 2022. Dr Mittal has been serving as Director (HR) since 27 November 2018 and was the senior-most Director on the Board of the energy company.
She brings with her an extremely rich experience spanning over three and a half decades. Dr Mittal was the first woman to hold the charge of a full-time Director in ONGC’s history. She has also been on the Board of ONGC Mangalore Petrochemicals Limited (OMPL) as ONGC nominee Director since August 2015. She is also on the boards of IIM Tiruchirappalli and NHRDN.