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
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