Board of Directors
Chairman & Managing Director- Shri Anupam Shrivastava
Anupam Shrivastava is a 1981 batch of Indian Telecom Service (ITS) Officer who has more than three decades of experience in the field of telecommunications. He is BE (Electronics & Communications) and is also MBA (Mktg.). He has taken telecommunication trainings in India & Japan.
Anupam Shrivastava took over as CMD, BSNL on 15th of January, 2015. Prior to that he worked as Director (CM) in BSNL Corporate Office since May, 2013 where he was responsible for the growth of mobile business of GSM in BSNL, including all activities related to Sales & Marketing, VAS, Tariff finalization & revenue. As Zonal Director for North Zone he was also responsible for monitoring growth and maintenance of Telecom Network in 8 North Zone Circles. During his tenure Phase-VII roll-out in all Zones showed remarkable progress. Approximately 8 million new GSM line with state-of-the-art technology were added in BSNL GSM Network which improved quality of service / data speed. Union Govt. gave GSM mobile tower installation work in more than1800 locations in LWE areas to be funded through USOF with a total cost of more than 3500 crores. The PO has been awarded in November, 2014 and is important for both GoI and BSNL. In all approximately Rs. 8,000 crores worth of developmental activities were initiated in his tenure. During his tenure revenue growth for mobile segment remained positive. Anupam Shrivastava is also holding the additional charge of Director (Finance) as the post is lying vacant since December 2013.
Prior to these assignments in BSNL C.O., Anupam Shrivastava had held the post of Sr. GM, Ajmer TD where he gave special attention to Sales & Marketing of telecom products in the SSA which resulted in physical growth of connections in all segments and increased revenue for the SSA. Ajmer SSA was chosen for the pilot project for NOFN which was successfully completed ahead of target. He also worked in Jodhpur SSA and gave record number of mobile and landline connections with special emphasis on data and broadband business. He also has experience of working in Broadband Marketing and Enterprise Business.
Anupam Shrivastava also has overseas working experience in Zimbabwe where he was posted in Harare while representing TCIL as Task Force Leader to upgrade their telecom services. Due to his hard work and coordination skills the fault rate was drastically curtailed which was well appreciated by PTC Zimbabwe and TCIL management. He was associated with 6th G-15 Summit in Harare in 1996.
Anupam Shrivastava has delivered lectures extensively in different institutions both in India and abroad including many universities and management colleges. He also organized many seminars and skill up-gradation courses at many places.
A firm believer in team work, Anupam Shrivastava always sets examples by himself and uses latest technological applications to promote and inculcate team work amongst his subordinates and maintains synergy with all in BSNL management.