L&T ropes in former telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan as director after DoPT nod
L&T ropes in former telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan as director after DoPT nod – The top official Aruna Sundararajan to hitch L&T Infotech, an IT solutions and services company, as an independent director for a five-year term.
On Tuesday the govt agreed to the former telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan will function an independent director of L&T Infotech with effect from May 19, 2020, to May 18, 2025,” an individual conscious of the matter told ETTelecom.
She served in various Central departments, and superannuated on July 31, 2019 because the Secretary within the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) Sundararajan, a 1982-batch Kerala cadre Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer succeeded with Anshu Prakash, a 1986-batch IAS officer of Arunachal Pradesh-Goa-Mizoram-Union Territories cadre.
Sundararajan was at the helm of the many digital initiatives during her stint because of the Secretary within the Ministry of Electronics & IT (MeitY).
In June 2017, she was appointed as a telecom secretary, and spent two eventful years within the department, and brought in many initiatives centered around simple doing business to spice up the world already plagued with multiple challenges.
5G technology roadmap, and enabled an indigenous 5G workplace to enrich Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s prestigious Digital India program which would connect the unconnected, she had undertaken multiple initiatives like the unprecedented expansion of rural telecom connectivity Sundararajan is credited with bringing the national fifth-generation in s motion within the North East region, and quickly identified gaps which expand the national broadband initiative effectively.
Sundararajan has done Masters in Philosophy and a Diploma publicly Administration.
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