Dibrugarh: Dilip Kumar Das has assumed the charge of Resident Chief Executive (RCE) of Oil India Limited (OIL) from March 1.
Das joined OIL as Executive Trainee on November 28, 1983 in the Electrical Engineering Department in Duliajan. He served the Electrical Department in various capacities and became Chief Engineer (Electrical) in 2005. Later, Das served as Head of the Department of Public Relations Department from 2012 until he took over the position of General Manager in Electrical and Instrumentation discipline in 2017 and was re-designated as Chief General Manager (E&I). He was then transferred to head the Projects Department as CGM (Projects) in 2018 to look after the major projects of OIL at Duliajan. He was promoted to the position of Executive Director (Projects) on January 1, 2019.
Born to eminent humanitarian physician of South Kamrup, Dr Rajani Kanta Das and Naba Lata Das, Dilip Kumar Das comes from village Sarpara, Mirza near Guwahati. He did his schooling in Sainik School, Goalpara and he acquired his Engineering degree with honours from REC, Kurukshetra. A visionary leader with sound technical knowledge and known for his amicable persona, Das is actively involved with several social organizations.