Shri C K Koshy

Areas of interest: Public Policy, Heritage and Governance
C.K. Koshy retired from the IAS in 2005 in the rank of Additional Chief Secretary after a long and illustrious career spanning thirty seven years in the higher echelons of the Govt of Gujarat and the Govt. of India. He is a gold medalist in MA in Political Science and Public Administration from the University of Kerala. He was the founder Managing Director of the Tourism Corporation of Gujarat, and Secretary of such crucial departments as Revenue, Industries and Finance as well Managing Director of the Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam. Po st retirement, Mr. Koshy is deeply involved in higher education.  He taught Governance and Public Policy to post graduate students at the CEPT University   and   was  an advisor to the World Bank funded project to prepare a report on managing urban heritage in three major cities of India. He is on the Board of Governors of the the Indira Institute of Management, Mumbai.  He is a Trustee of Alliance Francaise Ahmedabad and the Grassroots Innovation Augmentation Network (GIAN).