Name: Shri Rajeev Amit
Born on 5th August, 1964, he has been graduated in Electrical Engineering from erstwhile Regional Institute of Technology (now National Institute of Technology), Jamshedpur. He has also competed Advanced Certificate Course in Power Distribution Management from Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi. He is a Fellow of Institution of Engineers. He started his service career in Coal India Limited and having served Coal India Limited for about 5 years, he joined erstwhile Bihar State Electricity Board as Assistant Engineer and has served almost all facets of its distribution business such as Supply and Distribution, Operation & Maintenance, Revenue Billing and Collection, Metering, Anti Power Theft, Techno-commercial & Legal etc. for about 21 years in different capacities such as Assistant Engineer, Executive Engineer, Superintending Engineer and Chief Engineer. He was pioneer of Inhouse Computerised Billing under Patna Electric Supply Undertaking and played a lead role in development of Energy Billing Software. He also led team to Gujarat to study marked turn-around of Erstwhile Gujarat Electricity Board after its restructuring.
He has also an experience of regulatory affairs of 3 years during which he has worked as Director (Engineering) and also officiated as Secretary in Joint Electricity Regulatory Commission for Goa State and Union Territory. During his tenure in JERC, he has association in formulating various Regulations, Determination of ARR & Fixation of tariff of Generation and Transmission & Distribution Business. He was Member Secretary of Supply Code Review Committee of JERC. He has attended Capacity Building Programme at IIT, Kanpur organised by Forum of Regulators and Core Course on Infrastructure Regulation & Reforms at ASCI, Hyderabad organised by South Asia Forum for Infrastructure Regulation.
Shri RAJEEV AMIT assumed the charge of Member in Bihar Electricity Regulatory Commission on 24th August, 2015.