Chairman and Directors

Chairman and Directors

Chairman and Managing Director

Shri Kishor Rungta is the Chairman and Managing Director, since 02.02.2019. Previously, he was working as Director (Finance) of Electronics Corporation of India Limited (ECIL), a Public Sector Undertaking under the Department of Atomic Energy since 01.02.2013.  He also worked as Director (Finance) and Acting Chairman & Managing Director of Hindustan Cables Limited, National Instruments Limited and Bharat Bhaari Udyog Limited.He has almost 16 years of Board Level experience in various Public Sector Undertakings.

He is a qualified Cost Accountant and Law Graduate.  He had an illustrious career of over 33 years in different Industrial Establishments of repute both in Public and Multinational Private Sector Companies like Grasim Industries, Modi Group of Industries, Essar Steel, ISPAT Industries, MMTC promoted Steel Plant in Orissa covering sectors such as Cement, Steel, Cables, Strategic Electronics and others in different capacities.


Shri Kishor Rungta

Director (Technical)

Shri Harsh Malhotra

Shri Harsh  Malhotra holding additional charge of Director(Technical) is Director Technical of National Fertilisers Ltd.He is BE (Chemical) with Hons. from Punjab University,Chandigarh and also holds Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IGNOU, New Delhi. Besides, he is a Certified Energy Auditor from Bureau of Energy Efficiency since 2004.

He joined National Fertilisers Limited (NFL) as Management Trainee in year 1985 and rose to the level of Director (Technical) in Madras Fertilizers Limited.

He has about 34 years long experience spanning across Production, Technical Services and Project Department at different units of NFL. He has been involved in Ammonia Plant feed stock conversion project from fuel oil to Natural Gas at  NFL units at Panipat, Bathinda and Nangal from concept to completion stage. He has worked in pre-project activities for revival of closed unit of FCI at Ramagundam (Telengana). 

Director (Marketing)

Mr. Anupam Misra, has a good academic background with Bachelor of Engineering from IIT, Kharagpur and PDGM from IIM, Lucknow. 

He has handled  engineering exports, turnkey projects, agricultural commodities, minerals and metals, trade in chemicals and long-term supply / export contracts. 

He is a General Management professional, with +27 years experience in the area marketing/ International Trading with rich hands-on-experience in Industrial raw materials, Agro-Commodities, Engineering Goods and Projects in multi-commodity and multi-market B2B context. He has also handled and Structured complex transactions and skills in the area of Contract Negotiations, Competitive bidding & Key Account Management.  
He was Director (Marketing) for four years at PEC Ltd, a schedule B PSU under Ministry of Commerce and Industry prior to joining FACT. He was previously working as General Manager (Marketing) at STC of India Ltd., New Delhi.


Shri Anupam Misra

Government Nominee Director

Ms Alka Tiwari

Ms. AlkaTiwari, belongs to 1988 batch of Indian Administrative Service. Presently,she is Joint Secretary, Department of Fertilizers, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers. She has held number of key positions in the Government of Jharkhand and Government of India. She also served as Adviser to the NITI Ayog.

Government Nominee Director

Ms. Aparna S Sharma is appointed as Government Nominee Director on the Board of FACT w.e.f. 1st September 2020.

Ms Aparna S Sharma, Joint Secretary, Department of Fertilizers, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Govt of India. She is a Post Graduate in English literature from Delhi University and 1990 batch CSS Officer.

She has over 25 years of work experience in various Ministries of Government of India including Department of Higher Education, Health and Family Welfare, Personnel and Training, Finance and Urban Development. She has handled a range of subjects while handling portfolios of varied nature relating to intellectual property rights, infrastructure development, policy formulation, scheme implementation, draft legislation and work of regulatory nature. She has written several articles and made presentations at national and international workshops as part of official duties.


Ms Aparna S Sharma

Independent Director

Dr. Rabinarayan Patra

Shri Rabinarayan Patra was the Chairman and Managing Director of IREL (India) Limited, (Erstwhile Indian Rare Earths Limited). He is B.Tech (Chemical Engineering) with Hons. from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur  and also holds Phd in Chemical Engineering  from IIT Mumbai. Now he is also working as a Techincal Consultant and Advisor in NITI Aayog, Government of India.