Shri. Kumar Naik, IAS
Mr. G. Kumar Naik IAS, Principle Secretary Rank is the Managing Director, Karnataka Power Corporation Ltd. (KPCL), which is responsible for operation of 8824 MW capacity generating units and construction & operation of new units of Hydro, Thermal, Solar & Wind sources in the State of Karnataka. He has done BE in Civil Engineering and joined the Indian Administrative Service. He had also served in the past in the capacity of Managing Director at Karnataka Power Transmission Corporation Ltd (KPTCL) and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company (BESCOM). His expertise is in the field of Energy Generation, Transmission & Distribution, Land Revenue Management & District Administration, Food & Civil supplies, Tourism, Primary & Secondary Education, to name a few. His other postings were Assistant Commissioner – Hunsur & Kumta sub-divisions, Chief Executive Officer – Belgaum ZP, Deputy Commissioner – Raichur and Mysore, Commissioner – Tourism Department, Commissioner – Public Instructions Dept. of Primary & Secondary Education, Secretary to Govt. Department of Education and Commissioner – BBMP.