Mr. Singh is a bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, having nearly 38 years of experience in the Steel Industry. He retired as Director (Personnel), Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL), in April 2012. He was member of SAIL board and was holding the additional charge of Director (Technical) and designated owner of Raw material (Mines) of SAIL for a period of nearly one year.
He was also a board member of “ICVL” International Coal Venture Limited comprising of SAIL, Coal India Ltd., NMDC, RINL & NTPC. He was trained by Erstwhile M/s. British Steel Consultants under World Bank Consultancy services contract of SAIL, with specialization in design & development of high impact training modules and delivery of training. He has worked in Human Resource Development area as senior faculty for about 10 years.
During his 38 years of long journey in SAIL he made significant contributions in different functions of integrated steel plant like maintenance, HR, Refractory Engineering Services, Steel making, project management and Operations management at corporate level. He has got extensive knowledge and hands on experience in the field of human behavior, attitudinal development, team building strategies, team behavior and leadership. He is a widely travelled person to several countries such as UK, Germany, France, Luxemburg, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, United States & Oman on crucial business and training assignments. Mr. Singh is a life member of Indian Institute of Metals (IIM), life fellow of Indian Institute of Plant Engineers (IIPE) & Life member of National HRD Network.
Dr. Singh is a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) with Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Administration from Apollo Hospital & Certificate Course in Medical Tourism from Med varsity. He has got nearly 11 years of varied and rich experience which includes nearly 8 years of insightful experience in Hospital Administration and Human Resource Management.
Dr. Singh is a certified Internal Counselor for NABH (National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Health Care Provider). His key areas of experience are: - Team Management, Operations Management & Administrative assignments. Dr. Singh has got excellent approach towards human resource development. He has flair for negotiation, interpersonal skill & development of cohesive teams. With his proficiency in skills like Operations Management, Business Development, Strategic Management, Lean Management & Quality Management, he will be a great resource for developing, Excellence Realm HR Solutions Pvt. Ltd as a leading player in HR Solutions area.
Dr. Ashok Kumar is former Professor of Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Indore. Currently, he is working as Professor and Head in the area of Human Resources (HR) & Organizational Behavior (OB) in one of the Business Schools of a leading state recognized private university. He was General Manager in Steel Authority of India Ltd. (SAIL) with responsibility of leading its Corporate Training Institute (MTI) at Ranchi. He has rich experience of 43 years of academics and industry.
Dr. Ashok Kumar holds doctorate (Ph.D) degree with professional qualifications in Business Management and demography. He has received advanced training in Management at Ashorne Hill College of Management, UK. He has provided consultancy to Metal Industries at Egypt, Health and Population Division of USAID in India and JHARCRAFT, an undertaking of the Government of Jharkhand. He has designed and conducted several training programs of Public and Private Organizations. He has authored more than hundred research reports and papers. He has written three books and has been co-editor of three books published by reputed publishers.