Board Of Directors


Shri B. Paul Muktieh

Shri B. Paul Muktieh, Chairman

Shri B Paul Muktieh is currently the Chairman and Managing Director of North Eastern Development Finance Corporation Limited (NEDFi). He has a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He has more than 30 years of experience in development banking in diverse and varied areas of financial system. Prior to becoming CMD of NEDFi, he was Chief General Manager at IDBI Bank Ltd and was heading Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Division. He had wide experience in the areas of Project Financing, Treasury Management, Forex, Trade Finance, Venture Capital, Trusteeship etc.


Shri Jitendra Kumar Sinha

Shri Jitendra Kumar Sinha, IAS, Director

Shri Jitendra Kumar Sinha, IAS (1996 Batch, Tripura Cadre), is Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), Government of India. He has served in various capacities with the Government of Tripura and Government of Bihar including as Secretary to Chief Minister of Tripura and Special Secretary to Chief Minister of Bihar. He has also served as District Magistrate & Collector of West Tripura, Agartala and Patna (Bihar) at various points of time. He specializes in Economics and Business Administration. He has deep interests in livelihood issues relating to the underprivileged and marginalised sections of the society.


Shri S. K. Baruah

Shri S. K. Baruah, Director

Shri S.K. Baruah is the Executive Director of NEDFi. He has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Law. He is also an Associate Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has more than 20 years of experience in the field of Project Finance, MSME and Micro Finance, Human Resource Development, Legal and Advisory & Consultancy Services.


Smt Olee Bora

Smt Olee Bora, Director

Smt. Olee Bora is the General Manager in NEDFi. She has a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. She has 20 years of experience in the field of Micro Finance and MSME Financing.