New Delhi: S. Ramadorai, vice chairman of the country’s largest IT firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has been appointed as advisor to the Prime Minister in the National Skill Development Council (NSDC).
Ramadorai, who was CEO and managing director of TCS for 15-year, has been appointed in the rank of cabinet minister. His mandate will include developing a strategy for skill development at the national level along with variations at the state level.
The NSDC has been operating as a three-tier structure with the apex council being chaired by the Prime Minister, a coordination unit chaired by the Dy. chairman, Planning Commission and a National Skill Development Corporation located in ministry of finance specifically focusing on supporting the private sector.