Brief profile of Ms. Loretta Mary Vas, Independent Director

Ms. Loretta Mary Vas

Ms. Loretta Mary Vas was born on April 15, 1954 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. Ms. Loretta holds a Bachelor of Arts (English), B.Ed., MA (Economics), Master Diploma in Public Administration, M Phil (Social Science) and LLB. She joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1977 and got transferred to Uttar Pradesh cadre. During 2012-14 she worked as Secretary in the Ministry of Panchayati Raj, Government of India. During 2008-2011, she was posted as the Additional Secretary, Department of Economics Affairs, Ministry of Finance. During 2005-2008, she was Joint Secretary (Budget) in the Finance Ministry. During 1993-98, she was the Export Commissioner / Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Commerce, and in 1984-88, she was the Secretary of India, the Secretary / Deputy Secretary in the Department of Culture.

Ms.Loretta Mary Vas was the Vice Chairperson of Ghaziabad Development Authority during 1999-2000 and 2001-2002 and during 1991-93 was Additional CEO in Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority. Prior to this, she has worked as a Deputy District Magistrate of Lakhimpur Kheeri and the Deputy Divisional Magistrate of Malihabad, Lucknow, in Uttar Pradesh Government, Department of Health, Education and Hardoi.

The Ministry of Coal, GOI, had appointed Ms.Loretta Mary Vas as non-official part-time Director on the Board of Coal India Limited for a period of three years with effect from 17th November’ 2015 .On completion of her term Ms.Loretta Mary Vas was re-appointed as non-official part-time Director on the Board of Coal India Limited for a further period of one year.