Secretary, Department of Food Processing Industries
Nandini Chakravorty joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1994. She is presently Secretary of the Department of Food Processing Industries and Horticulture and in additional charge of the Department of Industries, Commerce & Enterprises, Government of West Bengal. During the two decades long career, she has worked in the Industry Department followed Department of Information & Cultural Affairs, Department of Sundarban Affairs and Department of Biotechnology. She was District Magistrate in Howrah. She has also been the Managing Director of the West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation, Chief Executive Officer of the West Bengal Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation and Managing Director of West Bengal Trade Promotion Organisation. She holds a Master’s degree in Regional Development from the Jawaharlal Nehru University. She is the recipient of the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Award (1993), University Grants Commission-Junior Research Fellowship(1992) and University Merit Scholarship(1990).