Shri K. Siva Prasad has taken charge as Principal Chief Commercial Manager, South Central Railway today i.e., 13th February, 2019. He belongs to the 1986 batch of (IRTS) Indian Railway Traffic Service. Prior to this assignment he was serving as Principal Chief Commercial Manager, South Western Railway.
He has completed his Post Graduation in Applied Geology from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur and also holds a Masters Degree in Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Osmania University, Hyderabad. During the course of his 32 years long illustrious career, he held several important Executive and Managerial positions in various Zonal Railways. He worked as Chief Freight Traffic Manager, North East Frontier Railway, Maligaon; Chief Freight Traffic Manager, Southern Railway, Chennai; Chief Freight Traffic Manager and Chief Passenger Traffic Manager, South Central Railway, Secunderabad.
He was deputed as an Officer on Special Duty for “Godavari Pushkarams” in the year 2003 at Rajahmundry and for “Kala Chakra” in the year 2004 at Guntur.
He was nominated for short-term assignment in Malaysia through Indian Railway Construction Company Limited (IRCON) on Safety Audit of Malaysian Railways. He has also attended training at International Railway Strategic Management Institute (IRSMI), UIC at Paris. He has a flair for delivering lectures, a keen reader and an occasional writer.