Dinesh AgrawalSenior Consultant (CSR, Sustainability, Business Responsibility and Governance)

Dinesh, a graduate in Mechanical Engineering had undergone Leadership Programme at IIM, Lucknow, LEAD International, UK and ICH, Norway.

He has vast experience of over 40 years with NTPC Ltd, in diverse area like Sustainability, Business Excellence, Corporate Social Responsibility, Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation & Resettlement, Environment Management and Operation & Maintenance.

He was the Team Lead in developing sustainability disclosures of NTPC (In accordance with GRI) for several years and in sustainability assessments for Indian Industries by CII-ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainability for Indian Industries – Oil & Gas Sector. He conducted several business excellence assessments, need assessment surveys, social impact evaluation, socio-economic surveys and environmental impact assessment for NTPC units.

He was a member of expert committee/ drafting committee, in formulating various policies and guidelines namely – Standard on “Social Accountability at Work Place” & “Guidance on Good Governance” for Bureau of Indian Standard, “National Voluntary Guidelines on Economic, Social and Environmental Responsibilities of Business” (now known as  National Guideline on Responsible Business Conduct (NGRBC)) for Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, under aegis of Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Government of India.


Areas of Expertise:

Corporate Sustainability including formulating policies & guidelines, surveys, assessments and impact evaluation of social and environmental aspects. planning, execution, monitoring and resource balancing, ecological monitoring through satellite imageries, geo-hydrological studies and socio economic survey.

Sector Expertise:

Thermal power and oil & gas sectors.