Union Government on 17 November 2014 nominated Dr. Hasmukh Adhia as a Director on the Central Board of Directors of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). He will replace Gurdial Singh Sandhu.
As per the press release of RBI, his nomination is effective from 11 November 2014.
Hasmukh Adhia is currently working as Secretary in Department of Financial Services, Union Ministry of Finance.
He is a 1981 batch Gujarat cadre IAS officer. He had worked with the then Gujarat chief minister and present Prime Minister Narendra Modi from May 2004 to May 2006.
He also has served as Additional Chief Secretary, finance department in the Gujarat government apart from stints in Gujarat Industrial Investment Corporation (GIIC) and Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC).
When: 17 November 2014
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