Executive Record Sheet
Surjith Karthikeyan
Date of Birth : 7 Feb 1986
Gender : Male
Date of Entry into Service : 30 Nov -0001
Date of Superannuation : 28 Feb 2046
Mother Tongue : Malayalam
Languages known : English, Hindi, Malyalam
Mode of Recruitment : Direct Recruitment
Present Grade : --Not Set--
Date of entry into present Grade : 31 Aug 2020
Present Posting : Department of Financial Services Ministry of Finance
Present Designation : Deputy Secretary
Nature of post : Deputation
Domicile State : Kerala
Place of domicile : Cherthala
period of expiry of deputation
26 Apr 2025
Detailed CV :  View


Educational Qualifications
Degree University/Institution Subject/Subject of specialization Year of passing/completion Achievements
Graduation Kerala University BA (Economics) 2006 1st Class with Distinction
Post-Graduation Kerala University MA (Economics) 2008 4th Rank
M. Phil
Post Doctoral
Professional Degrees National University of Singapore Master in Public Administration 2020
Diplomas / Certificate Courses Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, GoI Advanced Professional Course in Competition Law and Market Regulation 2017
Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, GoI Competition Law 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MITx) Micro Masters Program in "The Challenges of Global Poverty" 2020
National Institute of Disaster Management, GoI Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework 2020
Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs, GoI Corporate Governance 2021
Other Qualification(s) National Eligibility Test with Junior Research Fellowship from University Grants Commission Economics 2009


Whether Study leave has been availed by the Officer : No


Details of Posting in IES
Grade Designation Place of Posting Brief description of duties Date Total Time
JTS Assistant Director Department of Economic Affairs Ministry of Finance On Induction Training 3 Jan 2011 - 26 Feb 2012 1 Years, 1 Months, 23 Days Cadre
JTS Assistant Director Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change Coordination of Plan Schemes, Programmes monitoring, evaluation of schemes, review of Annual Plans, Budget and Outcome Budget of Ministry, Policy matters and reforms of Ministry, Centre of Excellence MSE, Finance Commission grants monitoring, GPP Guidelines 27 Feb 2012 - 14 Apr 2015 3 Years, 1 Months, 16 Days Cadre
STS Deputy Director Ministry of Environment Forests and Climate Change Policy and Regulation in trade and environment goods and services, International agreements in environment sector, Environmental Information System Scheme, Indira Gandhi Paryavaran Puraskar, reforms in Ministry 15 Apr 2015 - 17 Apr 2016 1 Years, 3 Days Cadre
STS Deputy Director Department of Economic Affairs Ministry of Finance Financial Stability and Development Council, Cyber Security, Financial Stability Board, Financial Data Management Centre, Financial Sector Assessment Program, RBI Board, FSB Peer Review Report, Financial Stability Report and research work 18 Apr 2016 - 30 Aug 2020 4 Years, 4 Months, 13 Days Cadre
JAG Joint Director Department of Economic Affairs Ministry of Finance Rs 30000 cr Special Liquidity Scheme for NBFCs of Atmanirbhar Bharat, Financial Stability and Development Council, Financial Stability Board, Financial Data Management Centre, FSB Peer Review Report, Financial Stability Report 31 Aug 2020 - 26 Apr 2021 7 Months, 25 Days Cadre
JAG Deputy Secretary Department of Financial Services Insurance, Information Technology, Fin Tech, Disruptive Technology and related subjects in the Financial Services Sector 27 Apr 2021 - 01 May 2022
Till Date
1 Years, 4 Days CSS Deputation


Personal/Study Leave (if any) : No



Details of In Service training (Both Domestic and Foreign whether debarred from foreign training, if so, the details thereof) attended by the officer sponsored by the cadre.

Year Name of the training course Name of Institute Venue Period of Training
(in weeks)
2011 Induction Level Training Institute of Economic Growth New Delhi 18
2011 Fiscal Policy Issues National Institute of Public Finance and Policy New Delhi 2
2011 Financial management and Govt. Accounting National Institute of Financial Management Faridabad 2
2011 Central Banking and Monetary Policy Reserve Bank of India Staff College Chennai 2
2011 Capital Markets Indian Institute of Capital Markets Mumbai 2
2011 Banking and Development Financing Bankers Institute of Rural Development Lucknow 2
2011 Management Development Programme on Public Policy Indian Institute of Management Lucknow 2
2011 Various aspects of MSME National Institute of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Hyderabad 2
2011 86th Foundation Course for Civil Service Officers Marri Channa Reddy Human Resource Development Institute Hyderabad 15
2011 Functioning of Public Sector Units Bhilai Steel Plant Chattisgarh 1
2011 Infrastructure Issues including regulation Indian Maritime University Chennai 1
2011 International and National Economic laws The Indian Society of International law New Delhi 1
2011 Issues related to economic and social development of North Eastern Region North Eastern Council Secretariat Shillong 1
2011 Core Issues related to agricultural Research National Centre for Agricultural Economics and Policy Research New Delhi 1
2012 Public Policy Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy National University of Singapore Singapore 2

Details of Training Programme attended by the officer sponsored by the Ministry/Department in which they were posted

Year Name of the training course Name of Institute Venue Period of Training
(in weeks)
2014 Regional Workshop on Intellectual Property and its role in the generation and diffusion of Green Technologies World Trade Organisation Hong Kong, China 11th to 13th November, 2014
2019 Workshop on Securities Financing Transaction Bank for International Settlements Basel, Switzerland 23rd May 2019
2013 Fiscal Instruments for managing Environment: International experience Madras School of Economics Chennai One week


Any specific area or subject where the officer would prefer to be trained, for current assignment and for long term career progression.

Training for Current assignment : Financial Economics Systemic Risk Analysis
Training for Long term Career Progression : Public Administration Advanced Time series Econometrics


Publication & Awards

Please mention contributions, if any, like publication of articles in journals/ publication of books/paper presentations in seminars or workshops or conferences by the officer during the tenure in IES.

Nature of Activity Name Topic Description Year of publication
Article in Journal/Newspapers Environmental Pollution Control Journal Coir Geotextiles and Environmental Sustainability 2012
Publication Jute Industry Environment in Kerala 2014
Paper Presentation(Conferences/Seminar) Jadavpur University Kolkata Overview of Environment and Climate Change in Indiament and Forest Sector in India Pollution Abatement and Climate Change 2014
Working papers ENVIS Scheme Initiative Deciphering Delhi's Air Pollution 2015
Paper Presentation(Conferences/Seminar) Tripura Central University Sustainable Development in India Overview of Plan Schemes Programmes of MoEFCC 2013
Awards Appreciation letter from Director General, Computer Emergency Response Team in India Outstanding contribution for preparing the working group report for setting up Computer Emergency Response Team in the Financial Sector 2017
Paper Presentation(Conferences/Seminar) International Research Conference at Dubai, UAE Trade Performance of India An analysis 2019
Publication Disruptive Technology Public Policy Toolkit for India 2020
Publication Singapore Takeaways 2020
Publication Global Health Challenges An Indian perspective 2020


Area of specialization of the officer Grade No. of years of specialization gained
Planning JTS 3 Years
Economic Regulation STS 4 Years
Environment JTS,STS 4 Years
Financial Markets STS 6 Years


Specific area of interest/field of work where the officer would prefer to be placed.
Economic Regulation, Financial Markets, Infrastructure, Education, Health Economics, Rural Development

Subject/Area or topic preferred by the officer to deliver a lecture, whenever required.
Planning, Economic Regulation, Environment, Financial Markets, Health Economics



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This profile was last updated on: 1st May 2022


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