Former Cricketer and all-rounder, Sandeep Patil was appointed as the Chairman of the five member senior selection committee of BCCI on 27 September 2012. The other four members of the committee include Saba Karim, Roger Binny, Vikram Rathour and Rajinder Singh Hans.
The four members of the previous panel that was headed by K. Srikkanth departed from the office after completion of their four years tenure. Mohinder Amarnath, the selector from North Zone departed from his office after serving the selection panel for one year of his tenure.
About Sandeep Patil
1. Has served the Kenyan national team as a coach that managed to reach the semi-finals of the world cup in 2003
2. The former Indian Cricketer was a middle order hard-hitting batsman and a medium-pace bowler
3. He served Mumbai Champs in Indian Cricket League as its coach
4. Currently serving the National Cricket Academy as its director