List of Important Appointments in 2020

Dear Aspirants, Here we provide all New List of Important Appointments in 2020 for every month of 2020 in detail. Here we are providing The List of New Appointments in 2020. An appointment is the most important part of General Awareness from which one to two questions must occur in every competitive examination like Railway, SSC, Banking, state PSU, etc. Important Appointments list includes the Appointment of the head of different Organizations/companies, Banks, Brandambasoder, President, Prime Minister, Governor & Chief Minister, etc.

List of Appointments of 2020 are:-

December 2020 Appointments

Name of Person

Designation

Akshay Kumar

Brand Ambassador for Horlicks Protein Plus

Amitabh Jain

Chief Secretary of Chhattisgarh Government

Anil Soni

First CEO of The WHO Foundation

Annika Sorenstam

President of the International Golf Federation.

She Succeded Peter Dawson

AR Rahman 

Ambassador of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) in India

Dr Harsh Vardhan

Board Member of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI)

Florin Citu

Prime Minister of Romania

Justice Rajesh Bindal

Chief Justice of the common High Court of Jammu and Kashmir and UT of Ladakh

Kuldeep Handoo

Ambassador of “Fit India” movement

Lt Gen Rajeev Chaudhary

Director-General of Border Roads Organisation (BRO).

Succeeds Lt Gen Harpal Singh 

Neetal Narang

First Female President of Softball Federation of India (SFI)

Prasanth Prabhakaran

MD and CEO of Yes Securities (India) Limited

Sandeep Kataria

Global CEO of Bata Shoe

Satyendra Garg 

DGP of Andaman and Nicobar

Shashi Shekhar Vempati

Vice President of Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU)

Sheikh Sabah Al-Khalid Al-Sabah

Prime Minister of Kuwait

Shrikant Madhav Vaidya

Vice President of World Liquefied Petroleum Gas Association (WLPGA)

Sourav Ganguly

Brand Ambassador for Class plus

Suresh Chandra Mohapatra

Chief Secretary of Odisha

Uday Kotak

MD of Kotak Mahindra Bank

Uday Shankar

President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)

Utpal Kumar Singh

Secretary-General of Lok Sabha.

He will succeed incumbent Snehlata Shrivastava

Varsha Joshi

Chairperson of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) .

Succeed Dilip Rath

Vineet Agarwal

President of ASSOCHAM (Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India)

Zena Wooldridge

World Squash Federation President (10th).

She replaces outgoing President Jacques Fontaine, from France

November 2020 Appointments

Name of Person

Designation

AK Gupta

MD and CEO of ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL) 

Akshay Kumar Singh

MD and CEO of Petronet LNG Ltd

Alassane Ouattara

President of Ivory Coast

Arun Goel

Head the committee set up by GOI to strengthen Capital Goods Sector

Chacha Chaudhary

Brand Ambassador for Namami Gange Project

Dilip Rath

Board of International Dairy Federation (IDF)

Duarte Pacheco

30th President of Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)

Greg Barclay (New Zealand)

Chairman of International Cricket Council (ICC) succeeds India’s Shashank Manohar 

Gyanendro Ningombam

President of Hockey India(Manipur’s)

John Magufuli

President of Tanzania

Joseph Robinette Biden Jr.

President of the United States(46th)

Kamala Harris

Vice President of the United States

Lt Gen. Harpal Singh

New Engineer in Chief of Indian Army

M.M. Kutty 

chairperson of Commission for Air Quality Management(CAQM) 

Maia Sandu

First Women President of Moldova

Major Gen. Rajeev Chaudhary

DG of Border Roads Organisation (BRO)

Michael Holding 

Patron of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) Foundation

Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad

Senior Vice President of Hockey India

Navneet Munot

MD and CEO of HDFC Mutual Funds

Nitish Kumar

Chief Minister of Bihar(7th term)

Piercristiano Brazzale

President of International Dairy Federation (IDF)

Priyanca Radhakrishnan

Indian origin minister of New Zealand

PVG Menon

CEO of Electronics Sector Skill Council of India(ESSCI) 

Rajiv Jalota

Chairman of Mumbai Port Trust

Raj Kumar Rao

Brand Ambassador for Syska Group

Rohit Sharma

Brand Ambassador for Financepeer

Sanjay Kumar Mishra

Director of Enforcement Directorate (ED)

Senapathy (Kris) Gopalakrishnan

First Chairperson of the ‘Reserve Bank Innovation Hub (RBIH)’

Smriti Mandhana

Brand Ambassador for Equitas Small Finance Bank (ESFB)

Vidisha Maitra

UN advisory committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions

VK Saraswat

Head the committee formed by NITI Aayog

Yashvardhan Kumar Sinha

Chief Information Commissioner of Central Information Commission

 

October 2020 Important Appointments

Name of Person

Designation

Ajay Kumar Bhalla

Home Secretary (Extended up to August 22, 2021 )

Ajinkya Rahane

Brand ambassador and advisor of Hudle

Alpha Conde

President of Guinea

Amar Bahl

Deputy Managing Director & COO of Motilal Oswal Financial Services Limited

Amit Banerjee

Director (Rail and Metro Business) and Member on the Board of BEML Limited

Amitabh Bachchan

Brand ambassador of Cello Group

Apurva Chandra

Secretary of Ministry of Labour & Employment

Arvind Hali

MD & CEO of Motilal Oswal Home Finance

Ashima Goyal, Jayanth R Verma and Shashank Bhide

Monetary Policy Committee

Bhuvan Bam

first Digital brand ambassador of Myntra

Bimal Julka

Chairman of Federation of Indian Fantasy Sports

Bishr Al Khasawneh

13th premier of Jordan

Chaitanya Venkateswaran

British High Commissioner of India

Charanjit Surinder Singh Attra

Chief Financial Officer(CFO) of SBI

Chetan Anand

 Brand Ambassador of India’s first-ever badminton brand ‘Transform’

Constantina Dita

Ambassador of World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020

Devyani Uttam Khobragade

India’s next ambassador to Cambodia

Dinesh Kumar Khara

Chairman of State Bank of India

Dinesh Kumar Khara

Deputy Chairman, Indian Banks’ Association

Dr Neena Malhotra

Ambassador of India to the Republic of San Marino

Ghanshyam Jha

Chairperson of Jammu and Kashmir Water Resources Regulatory Authority

Gurdeep Singh

CMD of  NTPC Ltd

Wavel Ramkalawan(Indian origin)

 Seychelles President

J Venkatramu

MD & CEO of India Post Payments Bank

Jacinda Ardern

Prime Minister of New Zealand

Justice BL Bhat

Acting Chairperson of National Company Law Appellate Tribunal

Lewis Hamilton

Global ambassador of LG Electronics

Luis Alberto Arce Catacora

 President of Bolivia Carlos Mesa

M A Ganapathy

Director General of BCAS

M Rajeshwar Rao

Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India(RBI)

Madhabi Puri Buch

Whole Time Member of Securities and Exchange Board of India

Madhu Mahajan &B. R Balakrishnan

Special Expenditure Observers for General Election

Michael Irani

President of International Weightlifting Federation

Myktybek Abdyldaev

Speaker of the parliament of Kyrgyzstan

Nanda Kishore Sahoo

Director General of Dental Services and Colonel Commandant of Army Dental Corps

Neena Malhotra

Ambassador to Republic of San Marino

Nilesh Shah

Chairman of Association of Mutual Funds in India

Nilesh Shah

MD of Kotak Mahindra Asset Management

Piyush Goyal

Additional charge of the Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution ministry

Pradeep Kumar Rawat

Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Netherlands

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Brand ambassador of Parle Agro’s B Fizz

Purnachandra Rao Surapaneni

National President of Indo American Chamber of Commerce (IACC)

R. Balasubramaniam (Founder and chairman of GRAAM, Mysuru)

Technical Group on Social Stock Exchange, SEBI

Rahul Parikh

Digital Head of Bandhan Bank

Rajendra Prasad Goyal

Chief Financial Officer of NHPC

Rajkiran Rai

Chief Indian Banks’ Association (IBA).

Rakesh Asthana

 MD & CEO of Motilal Oswal Financial Services Limited

Rana Daggubati

Brand ambassador of Ubon(Gadget accessory and consumer electronics brand)

RJ Duckworth

Air Officer in charge Personnel

RK Chhibber

Chairman & MD of Jammu & Kashmir bank (Extended for 6 months)

Rohan Jaitley

President of Delhi and District Cricket Association

Rohit Sharma

Brand Ambassador Beauty accessories brand, ‘Vega Men’ brand

S Aparna

Secretary in the Department of Pharmaceuticals Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers

S S Deswal

Additional charge of National Security Guard DG

Saad al-Hariri

Prime Minister of Lebanon (Reappointed)

Sadyr Zhaparov

Acting PM of Kyrgyzstan

Saman Habib

Fellow of Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi

Sashidhar Jagdishan

MD & CEO of HDFC Bank board

Saurabh Nanavati

Vice chairman of Association of Mutual Funds in India

Sourav Ganguly

Brand ambassador of Bengal Peerless Housing

Srikant Datar

Dean of Harvard Business School

Subhash Kelkar

Chief Technology and Digital Officer of ICICI Securities

Sushil Kumar Singhal

High Commissioner of India/ Ambassador to the Solomon Islands

Uma Shankar

 Additional Director (non-executive, independent) of Karnataka Bank

Vishal V Sharma

Permanent Representative of India to UNESCO

Wavel Ramkalawan

President of Seychelles

Yoo Myunghee (South Korea’s)& OkonjoIweala(Nigeria’s)

 

Nominated Next attorney general of World Trade Organisation

September 2020 Important Appointments

Name of Person

Designation

Aamir Khan

Brand ambassador of Vedantu

Aamir Khan

Brand ambassador of Ceat Tyres

AK Dixit

New administrator of Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative (PMC) Bank

Alexander Lukashenko

President of Belarus (6th term)

Amitabh Bachchan

Alexa voice assistant of Amazon.com

Amitabh Bachchan

Brand ambassador, Reserve Bank For the customer awareness campaign

Anil Dhasmana

Chief of National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO)

Anil Dhupar

Secretary-general of All India Tennis Association

Anil Jain

President of All India Tennis Association

Apurva Chandra

Secretary of Ministry of Labour and Employment

Arun Srinivas

Director of Global Business Group of Face book

Aveek Sarkar

Chairman of Press Trust of India

Aveek Sarkar

Chairman of Press Trust of India. He succeeds Vijay Kumar Chopra

Ayushmann Khurrana

Brand ambassador of Bajaj Allianz Life

Ayushmann Khurrana

Celebrity advocate for children’s rights campaign – ’For Every Child’ UNICEF India

Bah Ndaw

Interim President of Mali

Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Smriti Mandhana

Brand ambassadors of  Playerzpot , sports gaming app

Charu Sinha

First woman commander Head the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) formation in the Kashmir Valley

Disha Patani

Ambassador of Myntra for Beauty Segment

Dr Neena Malhotra

Ambassador of India to Italy

Dwayne Bravo

Brand ambassador for “SBOTOP”, sportsbook brand

Harivansh

Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha.Replace Manoj Kumar Jha

Hemant Khatri

CMD of Hindustan Shipyard Limited

Ishmael Toroama

President of Bougainville

Jane Fraser

1st female CEO of Citigroup

Justice Rohinton Fali Nariman

Chairperson of SC legal services committee

K Padmakar

CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd

Kenichi Ayukawa

President of Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) 

Khushi Chindaliya

From Regional Ambassador for India By the United Nations Environment

Kiara Advani

Brand Ambassador For Myntra

L C Goyal

CMD of India Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO)

M V Raja Sekhar

Director (R&D) of Bharat Electronics

M Veeralakshmi

1st woman ambulance driver in Tamil Nadu govt.

Manisha Kapoor

Secretary-General of Advertising Standards Council of India

Manoj Kumar

Executive Director of International Finance Services Centres Authority (IFSCA – regulates GIFT City)

Matthew Hayden& Lisa Singh

Trade envoys to India Australian government

Moctar Ouane

Prime Minister of Mali

Mohamed Hussein Roble

Prime Minister of Somalia

Murali Ramakrishnan

MD & CEO of South Indian Bank. Replaced V G Mathew

Mustapha Adib

Prime Minister of Lebanon

Narendra Singh Tomar

An additional charge of the Ministry of Food Processing Industries. succeeds Harsimrat Kaur Badal

Narendra Singh Tomar

Additional charge of FPI Ministry

Neetu David

Chairman of  Women’s selection committee. succeeds Hemalata Kala

Paresh Rawal

Chairman of National School of Drama

Pramod Chandra Mody

Chairman of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT), gets six-month extension

Preeti Sudan

One of its 11 panelists of World Health Organisation’s independent panel for pandemic preparedness

R. Masakui

High Commissioner of India to Jamaika

Raj Kumar Srivastava

Ambassador of India to the Republic of Croatia.

Robin Uthappa

Brand ambassador of Entri

Rajat Sud

MD of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd .SS Gopal

Rajesh Khullar

Executive Director of the World Bank

Rajiv Kumar

Election Commissioner of India

Rinki Sethi

The chief information security officer of Twitter Inc

Rohit Rajpal

Treasurer of All India Tennis Association

S Aparna

Secretary of Department of Pharmaceuticals

S Krishnan

MD & CEO of Punjab & Sind Bank

S R Sarma

Chief of Materiel of the Indian Navy

Sachin Tendulkar

Brand ambassador of Paytm First Games

Sameer Kumar Khare

Executive Director of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila.

Shekhar Kapur

President of Film and Television Institute of India( FTII )

Simanchala Dash

Advisor to Executive Director of International Monetary Fund

Sonu Sood

Brand ambassador of Acer India

Subhash Kamath

Chairman of  Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI).

Sunil Sethi

Advisor of  Khadi and Village Industries Commission

Suresh Raina

Brand ambassador of Online poker platform 9stacks

Usha Padhee

1st woman DG of Bureau of Civil Aviation Security

Utpal Kumar Singh

Secretary in Lok Sabha

Vinkesh Gulati

35th President Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) 

Vinod Kumar Yadav

CEO of Railway Board

Vipin Sondhi

Vice President of SIAM

Virat Kohli

Brand ambassador of Great Learning

Yashvardhan K. Sinha

Chief Information Commissioner

Yoshihide Suga

Prime Minister of Japan

Yuvraj Singh

Brand ambassador of Aakash Educational Services Limited

Important Appointments in August 2020:

Name of PersonDesignation
Air Marshal V. R. ChaudhariChief of Western Air Command of Indian Air Force.
Alexander LukashenkoPresident of Belarus
Ashwani BhatiaManaging Director of SBI
Cyril George assumesDeputy Chairman of Cochin Port Trust
Deepak ShettyDeputy CEO and MD JCB India
Francisco AsuePM of Equatorial Guinea
Girish Chandra MurmuComptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India
GP GargSEBI’s new executive director
Hamed BakayokoPrime Minister of Ivory Coast
Harbhajan SinghBrand Ambassador of eBikeGO
Hardayal PrasadMD & CEO of PNB Housing Finance
Hardik Satishchandra ShahPrivate Secretary to PM Modi
Harsh Kumar BhanwalaExecutive chairman of Capital India Finance Limited
Jaideep BhatnagarDirector General of All India Radio AIR News. He replaces Ms. Ira Joshi
Kaushik KhonaCEO of GoAir
Keith RowleyPM of Trinidad and Tobago
Kishor RungtaChairman of Fertilisers Association of India
Luis AbinaderPresident of Dominican Republic
Mahinda RajapaksaPrime Minister of Sri Lankan (for 4th time)
Manoj SinhaLieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir. He will replace Girish Chandra Murmu
Mohamed Irfaan AliPresident of Guyana
Mohamed Ould BilalPrime Minister of Mauritania
Navin AgarwalMD and CEO of Motilal Oswal Asset Management Company
P S RanipseInspector General (IG) in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).
Pradeep Kumar JoshiChairman of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)
Pramod BhasinChairman of Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER).
Rajiv KumarElection Commissioner of India.
Rakesh AsthanaDirector General of the Border Security Force (BSF).
Rohit SharmaOakley’s brand ambassador in India
S S MundraNon-executive chairman of India bulls Housing
Sashidhar JagdishanMD and CEO of HDFC Bank. replace Aditya Puri
Satya Pal MalikMeghalaya Governor
Shahzan MujeebNational Brand Ambassador of Aligarh Municipal Corporation
SN RajeswariCMD of Oriental Insurance
Soma MondalChairman of Steel Authority of India
Suhail SameerGroup President of BharatPe
Suresh Raina & Harmanpreet KaurBrand Ambassadors of WTF Sports
Urjit PatelAdditional Director of Great Eastern Shipping
Vice Admiral Dinesh K TripathiDirector General Naval Operations (DGNO).
Walter Roger Martos RuizPrime Minister of Peru

Appointments of July 2020:

Name of the PersonDesignation
Alok MishraCEO and Director of Microfinance Institutions Network (MFIN)
Andrzej DudaPresident of Poland
Anil Kumar JhaHead Member of the Expert Appraisal Committee
Archana SorengMember of Antonio Guterres new Youth Advisory Group on Climate Change
Arun KumarVice Chairman of the UIC (International union of Railways)
Ashok LavasaVice President of the Asian Development Bank
Ashwini Kumar TiwariMD and CEO of SBI Cards
Brett LeeBrand Ambassador for Sports Adda
Baushuan GerTaiwan’s new ambassador to India
Chabdrikapersad ‘Chan’ SantokhiPresident of South American Country ‘Suriname’
Dr. Vidhu P. NairIndia’s next Ambassador to Turkmenistan
G SrinivasanHead of the panel to study the suitability of Surety Bonds issuance by Indian insurers
Gudni JohannessonPresident of Iceland
Gyanendro NingombamPresident of Hockey India
Hariharan K Chief Financial Officer(CFO) of Lakshmi Vilas Bank
Hemang AminInterim CEO of BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India)
Hemant Harichandra KotalwarIndia’s next ambassador to Czech Republic
Hichem MechichiPrime Minister of Tunisia
Indra Mani PandeyIndian envoy to United Nations bodies and other international organisations in Geneva
Injeti SrinivasChairman of IFSCA (International Financial Services Centers Authority)
Jayant KrishnaFirst India based CEO of UKIBC (UK India Business Council)
K S ReddyHead an 11 member committee to assess COVID 19 impacts on Human Rights
KK VenugopalAttorney General of India
Kulmeet BawaPresident and Managing Director for SAP (Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing)
Lee Hsien LoongPrime Minister of Singapore
Mahdi Mohammed GulaidInterim Prime Minister of Somalia
N. SivaramanMD and Group CEO of ICRA Limited
Naveen TahilyaniMD and CEO of TATA AIA Life Insurance
Nigar JoharPakistan Army’s First Female Lieutenant General
Ossouka RapondaIndia’s Next Ambassador to Romania
P C KandpalMD and CEO of SBI General Insurance Company Limited
P Praveen SiddharthPersonnel Secretary to the President Ram Nath Kovind
Partha Pratim SenguptaMD and CEO of Indian Overseas Bank (IOB)
Prof. R NarayanaswamyHead the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA)
Rajeeva SwarupChief Secretary of Rajasthan
Ramesh BodduMD and CEO of Karur Vysya Bank
Ravinder BhakarCEO of the Central Board of Film Certifications (CBFC)
Riva Ganguly DasSecretary East in Ministry of External Affairs
Roshni Nadar MalhotraNew Chairman of HCL Technologies
Rudrendra TandonIndia’s Next Ambassador to Afghanistan
Sahil SethHonorary Advisor for BRICS CCI (Chambers of Commerce Industry)
Sanjay DwivediDirector General of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)
Sanjay KapoorPresident of Hyderabad Management Association(HMA)
Sanjiv BajajChairman of Bajaj Finance
Shrikant Madhav VaidyaChairman of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC)
Shyam SrinivasanMD and CEO of Federal Bank
Sukhbir SinghChairman of National Highway Authority of India
Sumit DebMD and CEO of National Mineral Development Corporation (NMDC)
SP Kochhar Director General (DG) of Cellular Operators Association of India
Tushar MehtaSolicitor General
V SuryanarayanNew MD of Cholamandalam MS General Insurance
Vice Admiral MA HampiholiCommandant of Indian Naval Academy (INA)
Vikram DoraiswamiIndia’s Next Ambassador to Bangladesh

 list of New Appointments in 2020: June 2020

Name of the PersonDesignation
AM NaikNon executive chairman of Larsen & Toubro board
Anandiben PatelGovernor of Madhya Pradesh
Anil ValluriSenior Director for Google Cloud India
Anita KotwaniCEO of Carat India
Arun SinghalCEO of FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India)
Brajendra NavnitIndia’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organisation (WTO)
Clare Connor1st female president of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)
Devendra Kumar SinghDirector of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
Dr N RajendranCEO of Indian Financial Technology and Allies Services (IFTAS)
Dr. Sethuraman PanchanathanDirector of the National Science Foundation,US
Gaitri KumarHigh Commissioner of India to UK
Gaurav MaheshwariChief Financial Officer Standard Chartered Bank (India)
Harsha BangariDeputy MD of Export Import Bank of India (EXIM) Bank
Imtaiyazur RahmanCEO of UTI Mutual Fund
Javed Iqbal WaniJudge of JK High Court.
Kaizad BharuchaExecutive Director of the HDFC bank
Kathy LuedersThe First Ever Female Director of Human Explorations At NASA
Krishnendu MajumdarChairman of British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)
Kubatbek BoronovPrime Minister of Kyrgyzstan
Lazarus ChakweraPresident of Malawi
Lieutenant General Manoj PandeCommander in Chief(15th) of Andaman & Nicobar Command
M. Nethra (13 years girl)Goodwill Ambassador to the Poor by UNADAP (United Nation Association for Development and Peace)
ManushiChillarBrand Ambassador of Adidas India
Micheal MartinPrime Minister of Ireland
Mohandas PaiChairman of the committee on Service Provider of IBBI (Insolvency and Bankruptcy of India)
Monika Kapil MohtaIndia’s next Ambassador to Switzerland
Nirakar PradhanCEO of of PRMIA (Professional Risk Managers International Association)
Pankaj TripathiBrand Ambassador for Bihar Khadi
Patrick PichetteChairman of the Twitter board.
PR JaishankarMD of India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL)
Pradip Kumar TripathiSecretary in the Ministry of Steel, GOI
Priyanka Chopra and Anurag Kashyap    Ambassador at 45th Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2020
R K ChaturvediSecretary in the Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals in the Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, GOI
Rahul ShrivastavaAmbassador of India to Romania
Rajeev TopnoSenior Advisor to World Bank Executive Director
Rajiv SinghChairman of Property Firm Delhi Land and Finance Limited (DLF)
Raveesh KumarIndia’s Next Ambassador to Finland
Ravinder Singh DhillonChairman and MD of Power Finance Corporation (PFC)
Rohit SharmaFirst Brand Ambassador of  IIFL Finance
Sanjiv BajajVice President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Santosh JhaAmbassador of India to Belgium
Sethuraman PanchanathanDirector of the National Science Foundation (NSF)
Shri Shambhu S. KumaranIndia’s next Ambassador to Philippines. He will replace Jaideep Mazumdar
Shantanu PreetamChief Technology Officer ( CTO) of PayU
Sushil Kumar SinghalNext High Commissioner of India to Papua New Guinea
Sibi GeorgeIndia’s next Ambassador to Kuwait
Sonu SoodBrand Ambassador of Gargo International.
Sourav Ganguly and Sunil ChhetriBrand Ambassadors for JSW Cement
Subramanian SundarMD and CEO of Lakshmi Vilas Bank
T. Rabi SankarChairman of The Indian Financial Technology & Allied Services (IFTAS)
Uday KotakPresident of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Urjit PatelChairman of the National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP)
V N DattCMD of National Fertilizers Limited
Varun TejBrand Ambassador of Nagarjuna Cement.
Vasantharao Satya VenkataDeputy MD of Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)
Vice Admiral Biswajit DasguptaChief of Staff, Eastern Naval Command.
Vijay KhandujaIndia’s Ambassador to Zimbabwe
Vikram PawahPresident of BMW India
Vini MahajanPunjab’s first woman chief secretary
Virendra Nath DattCMD of National Fertilizers Limited
Volkan BozkirPresident of 75th UN General Assembly
Wassim Jaffer        Head Coach of Uttarakhand Cricket Team

list of New Appointments in 2020: May 2020

Name of the PersonDesignation
Abhas JhaPractice Manager of World Bank for Climate Change
Adhir Ranjan ChowdhuryChairperson Parliament’s public accounts committee (PAC), reappointed
Aiman EzzatCEO of Capgemini Group. He will Replace Paul Hermelin
Ajay TirkeySecretary of  Ministry of Women and Child Development WCD Ministry
Ajinkya RahaneBrand Ambassador for edtech company ELSA Corp(English Language Speech Assistant Corporation)
Akhil Kumar(Indian boxer)Re-inducted Disciplinary Panel of National Anti Doping Agency’s (NADA).
Anil BhansaliVP Engineering in India of Google Cloud
Anita KotwaniCEO of Carat India, a media agency
Arvind Kumar SharmaSecretary to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises MSME Ministry
Arun SinghalCEO of India’s apex food regulator Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI).
Ashok Michael Pinto (Indian American lawyer)US representative to International Bank for Reconstruction and Development IBRD
Atsushi OgataPresident, MD and CEO of  Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI)
Benjamin NetanyahuPrime Minister of Israel (5th time)
Carmen ReinhartVice President and Chief Economist of World Bank Group
DPS NegiDirector General of Labour Bureau in the Ministry of Labour and Employment. Replaces BN Nandha.
Dilip OommenPresident of Indian Steel Association(ISA). He will replace TV Narendran.
Dr Harsh VardhanChairma of World Health Organization (WHO) Executive Board . He will replace Dr Hiroki Nakatani of Japan
Giridhar AramaneSecretary to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
Govinda Rajulu ChintalaChairman of NABARD . Replace Dr. Harsh Kumar Bhanwala
Indu Shekhar ChaturvediSecretary of MNRE(Ministry of New and Renewable Energy). He succeeds Anand Kumar, who earlier took charge as Secretary in Ministry of Culture
Jacqueline d’Arros HughesDirector General of International Crops Research Institute for the Semi Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)
Jahnabi PhookanNational President of FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO)
Keva Bain of BahamasPresident of World Health Assembly
Krishnan RamachandranMD & CEO of Max Bupa Health Insurance. He succeeds Ashish Mehrotra
Kumar Sangakkara(first non British President)President of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)
Leo PuriChairman of JP Morgan South Asia and South East Asia
Lieutenant General Raj ShuklaCommand of the Army Training Command (ARTRAC).
Manoj AhujaChairman of the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).   Replace Anita Karwal
Manoj Jain chairman of the city gas distributor Mahanagar Gas Ltd
Marcos TroyjoPresident of New Development Bank (NDB) ( from July 7, 2020). Replace K. V Kamath
Moeketsi Majoro Prime Minister of Lesotho
Mustafa Al KadhimiPrime Minister of Iraq.
Narinder BatraA member of the Olympic Channel Commission.
Narinder BatraPresident of the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
Neeraj DhawanChief Risk Officer of Yes Bank
PK NairIndian Ambassador to Niger . He will replace Rajesh Agarwal
PR JaishankarMD of the India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL)
R SreelekhaKerala’s First Woman DGP
Rahul ChhabraEconomic Relations Secretary
Rajesh GoelDirector General (DG) of the Realtors body National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO)
Ramesh Babu VDirector (Operations) of  NTPC.
Saritha KomatireddyNominated  by Trump as US federal court judge.
Sandip PradhanDirector General of the Sports Authority of India (SAI).
Shikha SharmaAdvisor of Google Pay India
Shri Indu Shekhar ChaturvediSecretary, Ministry of New & Renewable Energy.
SN RajeswariChairman and MD of the Oriental Insurance Company (OIC). Replace AV Girija Kumar
Sriram VenkataramanChief  financial officer (CFO) for the commerce division of Flipkart
Suresh K ReddyIndia’s new ambassador to Brazil
Tarun BajajDirector on RBI Central Board . He will replace Atanu Chakraborty
Thierry DelaporteCEO & MD of Wipro. He will replace Abidali Neemuchwala
TS TirumurtiIndia’s New Permanent Representative to UN
V VidyavathiDirector General of Archaeological Survey of India (ASI)
Zubair IqbalMD of Jammu & Kashmir Bank

We update the month-wise Appointment list every month.so keep in touch with www.studentsdisha.in  for new updates.

List of Important Appointments in 2020:April 2020

Name of the PersonDesignation
Aalok KumarPresident, CEO of  NEC Corporation and NEC Technologies India
Ajay MahajanMD & CEO of credit rating agency “CARE Ratings” Replace Rajesh Mokashi.
Anamika Roy RashtrawarMD & CEO of IFFCO Tokio General Insurance. Succeed  Warendra Sinha.
Anita KarwalSecretary in the Department of Education and Literacy.
Anurag SrivastavaMinistry of External Affairs Spokesman
Aramane GiridharSecretary in the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
Arvind Kumar SharmaSecretary in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Ministry
Birupaksha MishraExecutive Director of Union Bank of India
BP KanungoRBI Deputy Governor
David LiCEO of Huawei Telecommunications India. Replaced Jay Chen.
Deepak MittalIndian Ambassador to the State of Qatar
Dilip Kumar PatelDirector HR of NTPC
Guillaume CartierChairman for Africa, Middle East and India markets.
Indu Shekhar ChaturvediSecretary in the ministry Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
J Arun KumarHead coach of USA men’s national cricket team
J PackirisamyOfficer on Special Duty (OSD) in the Union Bank of India
Justice Biswanath SomadderChief Justices of Meghalaya high court
Justice Dipankar DattaChief Justices of Bombay high court.
Justice Mohammad RafiqChief Justices of Odisha high court
K RamachandranExecutive Director of Indian Bank
Kapil Dev TripathiSecretary to President of India (Ram Nath Kovind)
Lakshminarayanan DuraiswamyMD of Sundaram Home Finance. Replaced  Srinivas Acharya
Lisa NandyUK shadow foreign minister
Madhabi Puri BuchWhole Time Member (WTM) at Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
Maha Prasad AdhikariGovernor of Nepal central bank
Mrutyunjay MahapatraOfficer on Special Duty (OSD) in the Canara Bank
N KamakodiMD & CEO of City Union Bank(reappointed)
Nagendra Nath SinhaSecretary of the Rural Development Department
Neeraj VyasInterim MD & CEO of PNB Housing
P. K. PurwarAdditional charge as CMD of Mahanagar Telephone Nigam Limited (MTNL)
Parag RajaMD & CEO of Bharti AXA Life Insurance. Succeed  Vikas Seth
Piyush SrivastavaIndian Ambassador to Bahrain
PV SindhuAmbassadors for ‘I am badminton’ awareness campaign.
R V VermaPart time chairman AU Small Finance Bank
Raghuram RajanKey member in IMF external advisory group
Rajesh VermaSecretary in the Department of Agriculture
Rajiv KumarChairperson of Public Enterprises Selection Board(PESB)
Rajnesh OswalPermanent Judge of High Court of J&K, Ladakh
Rakesh SharmaPresident of IMMA (International Motorcycle Manufacturers Association). Replace Johannes Loman
Rohit SharmaBrand ambassador of ‘CricKingdom’
Sanjay KothariCentral Vigilance Commissioner of India
Satbir BediSecretary in Central Information Commission
Shiv Das MeenaChairman & Managing Director of HUDCO
Suresh N PatelVigilance Commissioner in the anti -corruption watchdog CVC.
T.S. TirumurtiAmbassador of India to UN. He will replace Sayyad Akbaruddin
Tarun BajajSecretary in the Economic Affairs Department
UB Pravin RaoChairman of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM). succeeding Keshav Murugesh,
Vineet AroraMD & CEO of Paytm General Insurance Ltd
Viswanathan AnandAmbassador For Environment Education of WWF (World Wide Fund) India

 

New Appointments of March 2020:


Person NameDesignation
Abhay Kumar SinghChairman & MD of National Hydroelectric Power Corporation (NHPC)
Ajay BangaExecutive Chairman of Mastercard
Ajay BisariaNext High Commissioner of India to Canada
Albin KurtiPrime Minister of Kosovo
Alok SharmaUnited Kingdom New Business Minister
Amarjeet Sinha and Bhaskar KhulbeAdvisers to Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Anita PandoveInformation Commissioner
Anjani RathoreChief Digital Officer of HDFC Bank
Arvind KejriwalChif Minister of Delhi (Reelected)
Ashraf GhaniPresident of Afghanistan
Atul Kumar GuptaPresident of Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAI)
Barry O’FarrellAustralia’s high commissioner to India
Bimal JulkaChief Information Commissioner
Bimal Kumar JhaDeputy Chairman of VOC Port Trust, Tuticorin
Bipul ChandraHead of Indian Operations, Ducati
C N Ramachandaran NairFormulate an Inventory and Valuation Report of Ornaments at Sabarimala temple (Supreme Court of India)
Debashis PandaSecretary, Department of Financial Services
Deepa MalikPresident of Paralympic Committee of India
Faure GnassingbePresident of Togo
Gopal BaglayIndia’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka
Gopal BaglayIndia’s next Ambassador to Sri Lanka
Gursharan SinghSecretary General of Paralympic Committee of India
Jawed AshrafIndia’s next Ambassador to France
Jeff WeinerExecutive Chairman of LinkedIn
Ryan RoslanskyCEO of LinkedIn
Karen PierceBritain’s Ambassodor to US
Kavender Chaudhury and Shashi Ranjan Prasad SinghVice President of Paralympic Comittee of India
 Laxman SavadiDeputy CM of Karnataka
Lt General (Retd) Syed Ata Hasnain, Rajendra Singh and Krishna VatsaNational Disaster Management Authority
LV PrabhakarMD & CEO, Canara Bank
M. Ajit KumarChairman of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs
Madan Lal, Rudra Pratap Singh and Sulakshana NaikCricket Advisory Committee(CAC) of BCCI
Mahant Nritya Gopal DasPresident of Ram Mandir Trust
Mahathir MohamadPrime Minister of Malaysia
Michael MiebachCEO of Mastercard
Mohammed Tawfik AllawiPrime Minister of Iraq
Pawan Kumar AgarwalConsumer Affairs Secretary.
Philip BartonBritain’s High Commissioner to India
Pramod AgrawalChairman and MD of Coal India Ltd.
Pramod Kumar SinghWhole time member of Pension Fund Steel Regulatory and Development Auhority
Priti PatelHome Minister in the British Cabinet
Puneet SharmaCFO of Axis Bank
Rajesh KumarMD & CEO, TransUnion Cibil
Rajiv BansalChairman and MD of Air India
Rajiv RanjanSecretary, Department of Fisheries
RajkumarSecretary, Defence Production.
Rajlaxmi Singh DeoPresident of the Rowing Federation of India (RFI)
Ratan TataChairman of the Advisory Council of Mumbai University
Riek MacharFirst Vice President of South Sudan
Rishabh PantBrand Ambassador of Jindal South West (JSW) Steel
Rishi SunakUK’s Finance Minister
Robin SinghDirector of Cricket of the United Arab Emirates(UAE)
Sanjay KothariCentral Vigilance Commissioner
Sanjay Vatsayan Eastern Fleet Commander 
Saraswati PrasadSecretary of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes
S N ShrivastavaNext Delhi Police Commissioner
Sh B Murli KumarSpecial Expenditure Observer of Election Commission of India
Sh Mrinal Kanti DasSpecial Police Observer of Election Commission of India
Sourav GangulyIndia’s goodwill ambassador for Tokyo Olympics
Suella BravermanUK’s Attorney General
Sumant KathpaliaMD & CEO of IndusInd Bank
Sunil GurbaxaniMD & CEO of Dhanalaxmi Bank
Supratim BandyopadhyayChairman of the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority
Suresh PatelVigilance Commissioner
Usha SharmaYouth Affairs Secretary
Vijay AdvaniNew Chairman of Global Board (US India Business Council (USIBC)
Vinay DubeChief executive officer (CEO) of Jet Airways
YK Joshi(Lieutenant General)General Officer Commanding in Chief of Northern Command

List of New Appointments of February 2020:


Name of the PersonDesignation
Adnan  al-Zurufi Prime Minister of Iraq
Ajay Bhushan PandeyNew Finance Secretary of Committee of the Cabinet
Ajay KumarNext High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Uganda
Amita PandoveInformation Commissioner of Central Information Commission (CIC)
Amitabh BachchanBrand ambassador of IDFC FIRST Bank .
Anurag MehrotraCEO Mahindra Ford
Anurag SrivastavaSpokesperson of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).He replace Raveesh Kumar.
Arundhati BhattacharyaCEO of Salesforce India
Ashraf Ghani President of Afghanistan.(re-elected)
Ashwani LohaniChairman of APTDC ( Andhra Pradesh tourism development corporation)
Atanu ChakarbortyEconomic affairs secretary
B K DekaChairman Of Assam Petrochemical Limited
Bansi Lal BhatChair person of the National Company Law  Appellate Tribunal ( NCLAT) . He Replace Sudhashu Jyoti Mukhopadhaya .
Bimal Julka Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of India
BP KanungoRBI’s deputy Governor for 1 year .( reappointed)
Chalasani Venkat NageswarChief  Financial Officer (CFO) of SBI
D.S RawatCEO & MD Of Bharti Infratel
Daren TangDG of WIPO ( World Intellectual Property Org )
Debases PandaNominate as a Director on the central Board of RBI.
Denys ShmygalPrime Minister of Ukraine .
Eric HorvitzCSO(Chief Scientific Officer) of Microsoft
Harvinder SinghMembers  of BCCI selection committee
Hirdesh KumarChief Electoral officer of J & K.
Ho Sung SongPresident of Kio Motors .
Janez JansaPrime Minister of Slovenia. He replace Marjan Sarec .
Karan Bajwa  MD of Google cloud India.
Kareena KapoorBrand Ambassador of Puma.
Katarina Sakellaropoulou (1st  female)President of Greece .
Kirshna Mohan PrasadMember Of CBDT (Central Board Of Direct Taxes)
Satish Kumar GuptaMember Of CBDT (Central Board Of Direct Taxes)
Latik S. kundu (1st women)MD &CEO of MSE (Metropolitan Stock Exchange of India ).
Lt. gen KJS Dhillon Director General  of Defence Inteligence  Agency
Mohammad NabiSecretary General Of Football Federation Of Iran
Mr. Daren Tang (Singapore )Director-General of  the World Intellectual property Organization( WIPO)
Muhyiddin  YassinPrime Minister  of Malaysia.( 8th)
Noel QuinnCEO HSBC Bank
Nupur Kulshrestha(1st women)Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Indian Coast Guard
Pekka LandmarkCEO & President of Nokia.
Prashant  Kumar MD&CEO of yes Bank .
PV Sidhu Brand Ambassador for Andhra Pradesh anti graft helpline.
R Gandhi & Ananth  NarayanAdditional Directors of the Yes Bank Board
Rajeev JainManaging Director of Bajaj Finance
Rajiv BajajMD and CEO of Bajaj  Auto.
Ranjan GogoiMember  of Rajya sabha.
Ravinder Singh DhillonChairman & MD (CMD) of Power Finance Corporation (PFC)  from June 1,2020 to may 31, 2023 .
S N SrivastavaDelhi police Commissioner
Sameer AggarwalCEO of WalMart  India . replace Krishna Lyer.
Sanjay Kumar Panda        India’s Ambassador to Turkey
Sanjeev Nautiyal MD &CEO of SBI life Insurance Company.
Seema VermaOne of key member of white house Coronavirus Task Force
Shivraj Singh Chouhan Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh (17th).
Sudhansu PandeyChairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Metals And Minerals Trading Corporation (MMTC) ltd. He Replace Ved Prakash .
Sukhdeo SinghAppointed As Chief Secretary Of Jharkhand
Sumant  kathpalia  MD & CEO of Indusind Bank . He replace Romesh Sobit.
Sunil chhartriChosen for FIFA Campaign against COVID 19.
Sunil DuggalVedanta Interim CEO .
Sunil JoshiChairman of BCCI Selection Committee.
Surjit Singh Deswal Additional DG of BSF (Border Security Force).
Tuhin Kant PandeyDept of investment & public asset management secretary.
Virat KohilAmbassador of Smart Phone iQOO .

New Appointments of January 2020:


Person

Designation

Challa Sreenivasulu Setty

MD( managing director) of SBI(for 3 years)

Sanjiv Chadha

MD and CEO of Bank of Baroda

Lingam Venkat Prabhakar

MD & CEO of Canara Bank

Atanu Kumar Das

MD & CEO of Bank of India.

Manoj Kohli

India head of Soft Bank

Sunil Mehta

Chief Executive of Indian Banks’ Association

Sunil Arora

Chairman of FEMBoSA

A Sakthivel

Chairman of Apparel Export Promotion Council of India (AEPC) for the period 2020-21

(replace HKL Magu)

A.P.Maheshwari

Director General of CRPF

Andrew Bailey

Governor of Bank of England

Anil Khanna

Life President of Asian Tennis Federation

Arjun Munda

President of Archery Association of India

Arvind Krishna

CEO of IBM

B Anand

Secretary of National Commission for Minorities

Chandra Pal Singh

Chairman of Krishak Bharati Cooperative Ltd (KRIBHCO)

Debashish Anda

Director, SBI Central Board (Nominated)

Dr Bul Behari Saha

Bureau Member of IUPAC

Elyes Fakhfakh

Prime Minister of Tunisia

General Satinder Kumar Saini

Vice Chief of Army Staff

Haitham Bin Tariq Al -Said

Sultan of Oman

Harish Salve

Queen’s Counsel (QC) for the courts of England and Wales.

Harjeet Kaur Joshi

Chairperson & Managing Director (CMD) of Shipping Corporation of India (first woman)

Hillary Clinton

New Chancellor Of Queen’s University Belfast(Ireland)

Janak Raj

Member of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC).

He will replace M D Patra,

Katerina Sakellaropoulou

1st woman president of Greece

Lt Col Yuvraj Malik

Director of the National Book Trust (NBT).

Lt General Girish Kumar

Surveyor General of India (reappointed)

M Nagaraj

Chairman and MD of State owned Housing and Urban Development Corporation (HUDCO)

Michael Debabrata Patra

Deputy Governor of Reserve Bank of India(RBI)

Mikhail V. Mishustin

Prime Minister Russia

Nripendra Misra

Chairman  of the executive council of the Nehru Memorial Museum and Library(NMML)

Pedro Sanchez

Prime Minister of Spain

Prem Chand Verma

India’s Deputy Chef de Mission for Tokyo Olympics

Punit Sood

India head of the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS)

Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar

Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir.

Girish Chandra Murmu will have three Advisors. The other two Advisors K K Sharma and Farooq Khan

Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar

Lt Governor of  Jammu and Kashmir

Robert Abela

Prime minister of Malta (14th)

Rohan Shah

Governor on ERIA Board(Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia)

S Sundar

Interim MD and CEO of Lakshmi Vilas Bank

Sandip Patel

MD for India and South Asia of IBM.

Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al Thani

Prime Minister of Qatar

Suresh Chandra Sharma

1st chairman of National Medical Commission (for 3 year)

Taranjit Singh Sandhu

India’s Ambassador to US (replacing Harsh Vardhan Shringla)

Tsai Ing-wen

President of Taiwan(2nd term)

Umaro Cissoko Embalo

President of Guinea Bissau ,

replace the incumbent President Jose Mario Vaz.

Umesh Sinha

Deputy Election Commissioner

V Sudhakar Chowdary

Vice Chairman of the cooperative society.

Vinod Kumar Yadav

Chairman of Railway Board (reappoiunted)

Zoran Milanovic

President of Croatia .

He defeated Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, who was the first female president of Croatia.

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