||A. Venu Prasad, IAS
||Additional Chief Secretary Excise and Taxation and Chairman-cum–Managing Director, Punjab State Power Corporation Ltd
||1. M.SC (Agriculture)
2. MBA ( Finance)
3. MA (Public Administration) from Syracuse University, New York, USA
||Date of Birth
||15th July, 1963
||1. Received President of India Medal for doing outstanding work towards Welfare of disabled people as President of Red Cross Society.
2. Census award received from Government of India.
||Important Assignments/Positions held
||1. SDM , Samrala, Ludhiana
2. ADC( D), Ludhiana
3. Officiated as Vice Chancellor, Punjab Agri University, Ludhiana.
4. D.C. Faridkot
5. Secretary Punjab Mandi Board
6. Deputy Commissioner, Jalandhar
7. Commissioner Excise and Taxation Deptt.
8. Secretary Housing and Urban Dev
9. Secretary Civil Aviation
10. Secretary Rural Dev and Panchayat
11. Secretary Higher Education and Language
12. Principal Secretary Power
13. M.D. PIDB
15. CMD, PSPCL
16. Principal Secretary Local Bodies
17. Principal Secretary Water Resources
18. Principal Secretary Mining & Geology
|| Special areas of interest and Expertise.
||Public Policy formulation and interest. Having keen interest in playing games Represented University in Football.