Prem Narayan

Deputy Director General
(Joint Secretary Level)
UIDAI, Ministry of Electronics & IT

Prem Narayan is the Deputy Director General, UIDAI, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, New Delhi. An officer belonging to Indian Railway Stores Services (IRSS), Life fellow member of Indian Institute of Materials Management, Life member of Indian Railway Institute of Logistics ans Materials Management and member of Quality Council of India.

He has received his B. Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Kanpur, M. Tech. in Design of Mechanical Equipments from IIT Delhi and MBA from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore. He has also completed a course on ‘Budgeting and Financial Management for Public Sector’ from Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University, USA, Managerial Accounting and Financial Control from London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK and Strategic Management from Indian School of Business, Hyderabad.

He has handled the job responsibilities in various key areas – Procurement, Inventory Management, Sale of Scrap through Public Auction, Vigilance, Import Clearance, Food Safety & Quality and Infrastructure Development & Corporate Planning during past 20 years of Government Service over Indian Railways , IRCTC Ltd and Director of Estates, Director (JnNURM) Ministry of Urban Development and Director (Foreign Procurement), Railway Board, Ministry of Railways & Chief Materials Manager, WCR, Jabalpur.

He has authored  more than 20 papers in the areas of Supply Chain Management, Smart city and JnNURM and presented papers in these areas in several national and Internation conferences. He has also authored a book on “Emerging Trends in Supply Chain Management – Frameworks, Models & Applications”, a publication of Quality Council of India (QCI) and is available in more than 500 leading Management institutions of India.

Apart from Several appreciation and awards by IIMM and Indian Railways for his exemplary contribution, he In recipient National e-Governance Award for E-awas in 2011 and QCI-DL Shah National Appreciation award for PMIS in JnNURM in 2014. He has been felicitated in SAP Forum 2014 for eminent Jury member for SAP-ACE Awards 2014.