Sandeep Kumar Gupta to be next chairman of GAIL, succeeds Manoj Jain

Sandeep Kumar Gupta, Director for Finance at Indian Oil Corporation, has been picked to head India’s largest gas utility GAIL (India) Ltd, the government headhunter said.

The Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) selected Gupta, 56, for the post of chairman and managing director of GAIL after interviewing 10 candidates, it said in a post-interview notice.

He will replace Manoj Jain, who is scheduled to retire on August 31.