Shri Mukesh Puri, IAS


Shri Mukesh Puri is an IAS officer of 1988 batch. He has held several important positions such as Collector and District Magistrate of Kachchh and Sabarkantha districts; Commissioner of Commercial Taxes; Principal Secretary, Higher Education; Managing Director, Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd., Gujarat State; Road Transport Corporation and Principal Secretary, Water Supply Department, Government of Gujarat. Sh. Mukesh Puri has also worked with UNICEF for a period of 3 years.

Presently he is posted as Principal Secretary, Urban Development& Urban Housing Department. Now, he is also appointed the Managing Director of Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd., Vadodara. He comes with a rich experience at various government departments, public sector enterprises and United Nations.

He has completed his Post Graduation in Economics from the prestigious Delhi School of Economics and subsequently obtained a Masters Degree in International Political, Economics from the University of Tsukuba, Japan.