Smt. Ray has recently been inducted to the IRFC Board on 19th September, 2017 after her superannuation from Central Government (Indian Economic Service, 1978) in October 2015. She has total of 36 years of experience as practicing Government Economist besides holding several important positions in the Ministry of Industry, Ministry of Mines and Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas for almost 19 years.
She has also served as Govt. Nominee Director on Board of CPSUs viz. Bharat Gold Mines Ltd., Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited and Oil India Limited.
Smt. Ray holds Master of Arts degree in Economics from University of Calcutta.