Amit Gupta has taken over as Divisional Railway Manager of Vadodara Division, Western Railway on 29.01.2021(today). Prior to this, he was posted as Chief General Manager, Corporate Planning, GMRC, where he was closely involved in the commissioning of one Metro Rail line and the sanction of Ahmedabad Metro Project Phase II and Surat Metro Project.
Amit Gupta is an IRSME Officer who joined the Indian Railways in 1991 after completing his Special Class Railway Apprenticeship from Jamalpur. He has experience of working in train Operations, Diesel locomotive maintenance, Coaching stock maintenance, Spring manufacturing and implementation of projects like setting up of new maintenance workshops, Mechanised laundries & modernisation of maintenance of workshops.
He has done his Masters in Business Administration from the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, India in 1999 and was the winner of the Prime Minister’s Gold Medal for topping the programme. He has served in several Zonal Railways like Eastern Railway, Central Railway, North Central Railway, North Western Railway, Western Railway, Railway Board and Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation (GMRC) during his last 30 years of service.