Rajiv Mehrishi took charge as Union Finance Secretary
Rajiv Mehrishi took charge as Union Finance Secretary under the Union Ministry of Finance.
Rajiv Mehrishi on 31 October 2014 took charge as Union Finance Secretary under the Union Ministry of Finance. He was appointed as Secretary of Economic Affairs of Finance.
Mehrishi was a 1978 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre. He succeeded Arvind Mayaram who was shifted to Union Ministry of Minority Affairs on 30 October 2014.
The Finance Ministry has five secretaries - Economic Affairs, Expenditure, Revenue, Disinvestment and Financial Services. The senior most among the four is designated as the Finance Secretary.
Expenditure Secretary: Ratan P Watal
Financial Services Secretary: Gurdial Singh Sandhu
Revenue Secretary: Shaktikanta Das
Disinvestment Secretary: Aradhana Johri