Mr. M.K. Singh has joined the Board of lrcon as Director Finance w.e.f. 1st May 2016 in terms of Presidential Order dated 26th April 2016 issued by the Ministry of Railways.
Born on 25th September 1961, Mr. Singh's academic qualifications are BA. (Hons). MA. (Mathematics), M.Phil (Mathematics), and Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management from lGNOU. He is an Indian Railway Accounts Services (IRAS) officer of 1990 batch. Prior to joining Indian Railways, he worked as a lecturer of Mathematics in the University of Delhi.
He has worked in various capacities for 25 years in Indian Railways. Prior to joining IRCON as Director Finance, he was working as General Manager/Finance in Rail Vikas Nigam Limited (on deputation) for about 4 years.
He has gained rich experience in various branches of Railway Accounts and Finance including exposure of working in multi-departmental set up of Indian Railways. He has worked in the area of financial matters of construction issues of rail infrastructure pertaining to SPVs, financials of Railway projects and appraisal of PPP projects in Indian Railways, compilation and preparation of accounts of Indian Railways, dealing with statutory audit (C&AG), etc. Further, he played a pivotal role in implementing a pan-railway online accounting package system and other Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) packages of Accounting and finance in zonal headquarters and divisions in the railway system along with being a member of the team computerizing the Railway finance and Accounts in two major divisions.
He has undergone trainings on Public Private Partnership mode of project finance from IIM Ahmedabad, freight business marketing course from Railway Staff College, Management Development program in Canada from Rottman School of Management. University of Toronto, Canada. He has also received various awards like Minister of Railways Award (in 1998), General Manager Award (2004) etc.