Mrs. Rani Ajit Jadhav, IAS (retd.), worked for 38 years in the Indian Administrative Service before retiring in 2008 from the position of the Chairperson, Mumbai Port Trust in the rank of Secretary, Government of India. During this period of 38 years she held a number of senior positions in government both at the federal and state levels and therefore well acquainted with all aspects of public administration in India.
Mrs. Jadhav was associated with the highest levels of decision making in government and contributed significantly to policy formulation during her tenure. Mrs. Jadhav has been a Non-Executive Independent Director of Merck Limited since February 05, 2015. Mrs. Jadhav serves as Director of Shreyas Relay Systems Limited now, rechristened, Avana Logistek Ltd. Mrs. Jadhav was a Member on Reserve Bank of India’s Empowered Committee for External Commercial Borrowings and Chairperson of the Tariff Authority for major Ports post her retirement.