Paresh Ranpara has assumed charge as Director (Human Resources) of Grid Controller of India Limited (formerly POSOCO) w.e.f 31.05.2023.
As the Director (HR) at GRID-INDIA, Ranpara will oversee the coordination and implementation of human resource policies, talent management, human resource development, and other strategic HR functions within the organization.
Prior to this appointment, Ranpara was associated with Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited as General Manager (Human Resources).
With over 28 years of extensive experience in the power sector, during his tenure as the HR Head of GUVNL, he played a vital role in policy-making for the group companies. He actively participated in the process of unbundling the erstwhile Gujarat Electricity Board (GEB) and ensured a smooth transition.
Ranpara was instrumental in designing the Performance Management System, leading organization restructuring efforts, conducting manpower planning, and overseeing succession planning for senior positions in MGVCL (DISCOM). He has taken various HR initiatives for promoting culture of innovation and creativity and to meet the requirement of new skill in view of penetration of renewable energy and other challenges for reskilling. He is strong believer in team work and giving platform to the right talent in the organization.