P P Sharma & Associates

Mr. P.P. Sharma, I.A.S (retd). and Advocate

  • Advocate - Jharkhand High Court, Supreme Court Bar Association Member
  • Held key responsible positions in Industries, Banking, Finance, Agriculture, Co-operative societies and Health over a period of 37 years.
  • Retired as Chief Secretary of state of Jharkhand.
  • President and Founder of a NGO - Jan Swa Shakti Samiti
  • Instrumental in signing MOU’s with TATA’s, Aditya Birla group, Jindal group and RPG for all round development of state of Jharkhand.
  • Formerly director on board of financial institutions such as Andhra Bank, Canara Bank, State Bank of Patiala etc and various rural co-operative banks.
  • Also served as director on board of Uranium Corporation of India, Jharkhand State Mineral Development Corporation, Tenughat Vidhyut Nigam LTD (TVNL).
  • Currently an independent director on board of Aditya Birla Chemicals & Chairman (Non Executive) Burnpur Cements.
  • Served as Chairman of Jharkhand State Infrastructure Development Corp, Jharkhand Pollution Control Board, Jharkhand State Electricity Board (JSEB), Jharkhand State Education Project, Adityapur Industrial Development Authority (Jamshedpur), Bihar State Renewable Energy Development Authority and Bihar State Hydro-electric Power Corporation.
  • Served on board of various committees appointed by Govt of India, Bihar, Jharkhand and other institutions like RBI and NABARD and was also on deputation to World Bank for training at Economic Development Institute - Washington, USA.
  • He is a B.A (Hons) Economics graduate from St. Stephens College - New Delhi, M.A. (Economics) from Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi and L.L.B. from Magadh University, Bihar.
Tidbits :

Did you know that PP (as he is affectionately called by his friends):

  • Was born in Pune where his dad was posted with the Indian Army.
  • Is a Dosco - Doon School 1960 to 1965.
  • Studied at St. Stephen's during 65-68 and Delhi School of Economics during 68-70.
  • Is a 1971 batch IAS officer.
  • Managed to take out time to do his Law graduation during his service in I.A.S.
  • Ran an agri based farm for 7 years in service and managed profits year on year.
  • Created a record for maximum number of MoU signed and total net worth with industry in 2005-06 to attract them to Jharkhand as Chief Secy.
  • Is a avid golfer and has 4 labs and 1 dalmation at home.
  • Is Patron member of Indian Red Cross Society.