Mr. Atul Chaturvedi, holds Master’s Degree from University of Delhi. He joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1986 - Assam Meghalaya cadre. Since then he has held several important positions in Government of India and Government of Assam. He has worked in State of Assam at several positions including working in State Electricity Board, Department of Tourism, Department of Agriculture and Department of Animal Husbandry and Veterinary. He was the first CEO of Assam State Disaster Management Authority and was instrumental in setting up a vibrant and effective State Disaster Management Authority.
His major assignments in Government of India has been tenures with Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Planning Commission and Ministry of Tourism. He has been part of team which launched Incredible India Campaign and he is now part of Make in India team.
Presently Mr. Chaturvedi holds the position of Additional Secretary in the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry at New Delhi. His responsibilities in the Department includes formulation of Foreign Direct Investment Policy and promotion, approval and facilitation of FDI, matters related to Make in India, Startup India, Invest India, Investment Promotion and International Cooperation related to America, Europe & CIS Countries, Industrial Policy and Salt Sector in India.