Sri B.R. Reddy has taken over charge of Chairman-cum-Managing Director, South Eastern Coalfields Limited ( A Subsidiary of Coal India Limited ) on 01.03.2016.
Sri B.R. Reddy, 58 years, graduated in Mining Engineering from Kothagudem School of Mines, Andhra Pradesh in the year 1981 and did his M.Tech in Opencast Mining in the year 1992 from Indian School of Mines (ISM), Dhanbad, and is a Gold Medallist. An Alumini of Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, Sri B.R. Reddy is a distinguished and experienced Mining Engineer. He obtained 1st Class Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency (Coal) and he has also obtained Diploma in Industrial Relation and Personnel Management (DIRPM) from Nagpur University.
Sri Reddy joined Coal India Limited on 05.09.1981 and worked in different capacities in various mines of Western Coalfields Limited (WCL) & Central Coalfields Limited (CCL). As General Manager of Dhori, Argada, N.K. Area of CCL, he has contributed a lot in opening New Open Cast Mines and in solving many I.R. problems and due to his sincere efforts, the purandih Greenfield O.C. of CCL could be reopened after a gap of nearly 10 years.
He was selected as Director (Tech) Project & Planning of Eastern Coalfields Limited (ECL) due to his proven managerial skills, sheer administrative capacity and took over the charge on 30.09.2014.
Sri B.R. Reddy is recognised as a visionary, strategist and tactician and has consistent record of delivering extraordinary results in growth, revenue, operational performance and profitability in various capacities in Western Coalfields Limited, Central Coalfields Limited & Eastern Coalfields Limited. He motivates work force as mentor and lead talented professionals by directing across functional teams by providing interactive and motivational leadership that spurs people to willingly give best efforts and loyalty.
He has submitted a paper on Dragline working at the National Seminar on Opencast Mine, which was appreciated by all. He visited China in the year 2009 to attend Coal Trans Seminar and also visited Sweden, Switzerland, Germany in the year 2014 on Advance Management Programme.