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Who is Mallika Srinivasan! The first woman in the private sector whom the government has given a big responsibility

In a recent report, the parliamentary panel had expressed surprise that how the PESB is functioning without its chief and member.

Mallika Srinivasan (Photo- Twitter)

Mallika Srinivasan, chairman of Tractor and Form Equipment (TAFE) Limited, one of the top business women in Asia who received the Padma Shri in 2014, has been appointed as the chairman of the PESB-Public Enterprises Selection Board. This is the first time that the head of PESB has been appointed from a private sector. Srinivasan’s term in this post will be for three years. It has been approved by the Appointments Committee.

According to the order of the Ministry of Personnel, 1985 batch IAS officer Shailesh has been appointed as a member of PESB. He is currently posted as Secretary in the Department of Public Enterprises. The PESB will consist of one chairman and three full-time members. According to PESB website MK Gupta and retired Admiral Shekhar Mittal are two other members of PESB.

Parliamentary panel expressed surprise

In a recent report, the parliamentary panel had expressed surprise that how the PESB is functioning without its chief and member. The Parliamentary Standing Committee of the Department of Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice in its 106th Report (2021-22) on Demands for Grants said, “How is PESB functioning without a Chairman and a Member. The panel has also noted that the percentage of women candidates recommended by the PESB for top managerial positions in public sector undertakings (PSUs) is also low.

Mallika success

Mallika is the elder daughter of South Indian industrialist Sivasailam. She joined TAFE in 1986 at the age of 27. After this, he raised the company’s business from 85 crore rupees to 160 million US dollars. In 2012, Forbes Asia magazine included her in the list of Asia’s 50 Powerful Women. In the year 2014, the Government of India honored Mallika with ‘Padma Shri’.

Under the leadership of Mallika Srinivasan, Tafe emerged as the world’s top tractor manufacturer. In 2005, Tafe bought the business of Eicher Tractors’ engines and gears. After this deal, Tafe Company came out of South India and spread all over the country. Also, the tractor came second in the market after Mahindra. The company’s business reached around 67 countries.

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