Key Resource Personnel

Shri S.K.Pattanayak: Managing Director

Shri Pattanayak has been associated with IRFC since 9th March 2017, and carries with him rich and diverse experience of more than 30 years in various sectors like Railways, Heavy Industries, Power, Mines & Minerals etc. He worked in the capacity of Director (Finance) in the Heavy Engineering Corporation, Ranchi during his previous stint of 4 years before joining IRFC.

Shri Pattanayak belongs to the 1989 batch of Indian Railway Accounts Service (IRAS).

Shri Pattanayak holds Msc Tech degree from ISM Dhanbad and Master’s Degree in Public Management from Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore.

Shri Niraj Kumar: Director Finance

Shri Niraj Kumar has been associated with IRFC since July 2015 and has over 33 years of experience across diverse sectors including financial sector and fertilizer industry.

Prior to his appointment to the Board of our Company, he has served in various capacities and lastly as General Manager in Power Finance Corporation Limited.

Shri Niraj Kumar is a qualified Chartered Accountant from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi.

Shri. S. K. Ajmani: GGM (Fin. I)

Mr. Ajmani has been with IRFC for the last 22 years and has worked in various departments like Fund raising, legal, Administration, CSR etc. He is presently looking after Administration, Term Loans and CS/legal department of IRFC. Prior to IRFC he has worked with organizations like Tata Steel.
He is a qualified Company Secretary and LLB.

Shri. S Radhakrishnan: GGM (Fin.II)

Mr. Radhakrishnan is one of the first employees of IRFC and has an experience of 31 years. He has been associated with various roles in IRFC like fund raising from both domestic and foreign markets, indirect taxation and legal dept.

Shri. A Samantaray: Jt. GM (Fin.)

Mr. Samantaray has a total experience of 19 years in field of fund raising, Accounts, Taxation, risk management etc. He has been with IRFC for the last 12 years and has worked with various departments like F&A, Bond issuances etc.

He is a BCom, MCom and MBA. He has also been a visiting faculty to various government departments.

Shri. Vijay Shirode: DGM (Law) & CS

Mr Shirode is a qualified Company Secretary and LLB from ILS Law College, Pune and has experience of 11 years in various industries like IT, power, manufacturing etc.

He’s been associated with IRFC since July 2017.