Dr. Ajay Shanker Singh

Director (Finance),

Punatsangchhu-I Hydroelectric Project Authority,

Date of joining: 23rd August 2020.


Dr. AJAY S. SINGH is an Indian Civil Accounts Service 1994 batch officer. He is currently working in Punatsangchhu-I Hydro Power Authority, Bhutan. He has worked in different capacities in the Ministry of Rural Development, Panchayati Raj, Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Ministry of Labour, Ministry of Skill Development, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Road Transport and Highways etc. He has handled budgeting, payment, accounting, internal audit, and DBT of schemes like MGNREGA, PMAY, PMGSY, DDUGKY, NSAP, SBM, IWMP, Skill India, EPS, Labour welfare schemes, etc.

Earlier as Director, Multi-lateral Institution, Department of Economic Affairs, he handled loan portfolio of ADB and World Bank and country affairs in AfDB  He has also worked in Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Ltd. (Currency Printer and Mint of India) and headed finance, accounts, Internal audit, PPP projects and CSR, and in NHAI where he handled financial management of Golden Quadrilateral and North-South corridors.

Education and Training

BE (EC), MBA and MA (Economic) and PhD (Pub Adm).


He has co-authored a book on Blockchain Technology and written several articles on the blockchain, public financial management, Governance, and counterfeit currency.