Dinesh Kumar

Dinesh Kumar

17 years 5 months Experience
An inquisitive and competing professional, with an experience of working in various domains of power distribution and power generation sector. Worked in power distribution, in various roles and expertise at NDPL, during system stabilization, and consolidation phase of post privatized power distribution in north and northwest part of Delhi. Have an experience of working in power generation at sub and super critical units at various projects at NTPC, in core domain of operation and commissioning.


Sr Manager
  • Been a part of commissioning team of 500MW units at Kahalgaon II, synchronization & up to its commercial operation.
  • Been in Renovation & modernization team of St-1 200 MW units, Korba, incorporated DDCIMS system from operation side.
  • Witnessed & handled several emergencies- 01 grid failure, 02 station black outs & 01 ash dyke failure.
  • Part of a team in the commissioning activities of super critical 660MW unit with the BGRE and Hitachi, Toshiba Japan teams to bring the unit to full load commercial generation.
  • Developed solution for deviation & constraints in scheduled power generation at 2*660MW super critical units.
NDPL Ltd, New Delhi
  • Led a team in newly formed zone at Pooth dist/Bawana ind area, set up office & consumers center to smoothens operation, able to bring down the AT&C losses from above 55% to below 25 % in 2 years.
  • Improved O&M practice through equipment database, comprehensive preventive & predictive maintenance schedule, energy audit of DT & feeders, work & scheme modification & execution for efficient power distribution.
  • Improved the commercial operation through consumer indexing, implementing non-conforming meter disconnection drive, quality management & adopting prompt complaint redressal set up mechanism.

Functional Areas



BSc ( Electrical Engineering)


Distribution Reform, Upgrades and Management Training Program, New Delhi.
Awards and recognition
The certificate course on Harvard Managerial Mentor Module by HBS.
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Attended workshop and training program on numerical relay in power system protection.
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Attended workshop and program on power plant governing system analysis
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Certificate course on introduction to business analytics: communication with data by Coursera.
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Foundation course on General Management at IIM Indore.
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Project on Supervisory control and data acquisition at DNW, SAIL, Bokaro.
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Certificate in basic project management
Project Management Associates.