P D Shenoy
Panchmal Dinanath Shenoy (P D Shenoy), an IAS officer of the 1967 Karnataka cadre is an economist, a turnaround specialist and a man of many hats. He has held important positions in the Government of India and the Government of Karnataka, such as the CEO of the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation, the Chief Labour Commissioner and the Labour Secretary of the Government of India. He has also been the Principal Negotiator on behalf of the Government of India and has been pivotal in the successful creation of the Bodoland Territorial Council under the VIth schedule of the Constitution. A recipient of many awards, including the President’s Silver Medal and the Chief Minister’s Gold Medal for Family Welfare, he has authored several books, including Bipartite Approaches Towards Industrial Peace, Turn Around Strategies, Strikes – How to Avoid Them, Globalization: Its Impact on Industrial Relations in India, Medical Negligence: What Doctors, Patients and Hospitals Should Know and has co-authored the book Banking Services and Customer Protection with T Y Prabhu.