Ms. Dipali Khanna
Independent Director
Smt Dipali Khanna

Ms. Dipali Khanna was appointed as Independent Director on the Board of the Company with effect from January 8, 2016. She has done Master’s Degree in Arts with specialization in History from Delhi University. She holds Master’s Degree in Science (specialization in National Security) from National Defence College and has also done Certificate Course in Cost & Management Accountancy from the Institute of Cost & Works Accountants, New Delhi.
Ms. Dipali Khanna started her career with the Indian Railway Accounts Service in the year 1976 and has contributed substantially during her career spanning over 39 years with various Government Departments. Formulation of long-term plans that addressed key development goals and objectives of various Ministries of the Government of India was a critical component of her responsibilities. Ms. Khanna has played a key role in establishment of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and was also responsible for overseeing the restructuring of the then defunct National Film Development Corporation Ltd. (NFDC) by the Government of India, resulting in the Company achieving profitability within one year of restructuring after more than a decade of recurring losses.
Ms. Khanna has also served actively on the Boards of other Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) under Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Power and Ministry of Information & Broadcasting. She is presently an Independent Director on the Boards of India Power Corporation Ltd. and Nitesh Estates Ltd.