Members of the Governing Council, National Institute of Design, constituted by the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India w.e.f 01st April 2016

  • Dr. Naushad Forbes
    Chairperson, Governing Council
    Co-Chairman, Forbes Marshall
    Pune - 411 034
    Nominated by Visitor under Section 11 (a) of NID Act 2014
  • Dr. Subhash Chandra Pandey, IAAS
    Addl. Secretary & Financial Advisor
    Govt. of India, Min. of Com. & Industry
    New Delhi - 110 001
    Ex-officio under Section 11 (c) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Rajiv Aggarwal, IAS
    Joint Secretary
    Govt. of India, Min. of Com. & Industry
    New Delhi - 110 001
    Ex-officio under Section 11 (d) of NID Act 2014
  • Dr. N. Saravana Kumar, IAS
    Joint Secretary (P&ICC)
    Dept. of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource & Dev.
    New Delhi - 110 001
    Ex-officio under Section 11 (e) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Rajiv Kumar, IAS
    Joint Secretary
    Dept. of Electronics & IT
    New Delhi
    Ex-officio under Section 11 (f) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri R Girish, IAS
    Commissioner for Textile Development & Director of Handlooms and Textiles
    Dept. of Handlooms & Textles, Govt. of Karnataka
    Bengaluru - 560 020
    Nominated by Govt. of Karnataka under Section 11 (g) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri M K Das, IAS
    Addl. Chief Secretary Govt. of Gujarat, Industries and Mines Dept
    Gandhinagar - 382 010
    Nominated by Govt. of Gujarat under Section 11 (g) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Shrikant Nivasarkar
    Principal Architect
    Nivasarkar Associates
    Pune - 411 004
    Nominated by Minister of Commerce & Industries under Section 11 (h) (Professional-Architect) of NID Act 2014
  • Dr. Pankaj Chandra
    Chairman, Board of Management & Professor
    Ahmedabad University
    Ahmedabad - 380 009
    Nominated by Minister of Commerce & Industries under Section 11 (h) (Professional-Engineering) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Amit Ambalal
    Artist
    Ahmedabad - 380 009
    Nominated by Minister of Commerce & Industries under Section 11 (h) (Professional-Fine Arts) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Piyush Pandey
    Executive Chairman & Creative Director Ogilvy & Mather India and South Asia
    Mumbai - 400 063
    Nominated by Minister of Commerce & Industries under Section 11 (h) (Professional-Mass Media) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Bhaskar Bhat
    Managing Director
    Titan Company Ltd.
    Bengaluru - 560 100
    Nominated by Minister of Commerce & Industries under Section 11 (h) (Professional-Technology) of NID Act 2014
  • Ms. Sujata Keshavan
    Creative Director
    Varana Design (P) Ltd
    Bengaluru - 560 025
    Nominated by Visitor under Section 11 (i) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Pradeep Banerjee
    Executive Director, Supply Chain
    Hindustan Unilever Limited
    Mumbai - 400 099
    Nominated by Chairperson Governing Council under Section 11 (j) (Management Expert) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri D P S Negi
    Economic Advisor
    Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME)
    New Delhi - 110 001
    Nominated by Central Govt. MSME under Section 11 (k) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Samveg Lalbhai
    Managing Director
    Atul Ltd.
    Ahmedabad - 380 014
    Nominated by the Senate under Section 11 (l) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Kulin Lalbhai
    Executive Director
    Arvind Mills Ltd.
    Ahmedabad - 380 025
    Nominated by the Senate under Section 11 (l) of NID Act 2014
  • Shri Navroze Godrej
    Executive Director
    Godrej and Boyce Manufacturing Co. Ltd.
    Mumbai - 400 079
    Nominated by the Senate under Section 11 (l) of NID Act 2014
  • Ms. Krishna Patel
    Dean
    NID Gandhinagar Campus
    Gandhinagar - 382 007
    Ex-officio under Section 11 (m) of NID Act 2014
  • Dr. Bibhudutta Baral
    Dean
    NID Bengaluru Campus
    Bengaluru - 560 022
    Ex-officio under Section 11 (m) of NID Act 2014