Shri Gupta is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from Moti Lal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad. He has a career spanning over 36 years of outstanding contribution in the Company in various positions including those of Executive Director – incharge of Commercial and Executive Director (Engineering). He also headed Business Development Department of NTPC as well as headed plant operations and maintenance at station. He made major contributions in development of international business for NTPC, evolving commercial strategies for changing business scenario, development of new projects and improving plant operations.
At present, he is Director (Commercial) in NTPC and is responsible for the activities relating to Commercial, International and Domestic Business Development and Consultancy Business. He has taken charge as Part Time Chairman of NBPPL w.e.f. April 11, 2020.