Previous Chairmans

SL NO. Name of the Officer Tenure
From To
01. Sri. N. Gokulram, IAS Inception 26.06.1996
02. Sri. Arvind Jadhav, IAS 26.06.1996 21.01.1998
03. Sri. V.P. Baligar, IAS 21.01.1998 31.07.2000
04. Sri. G.Gurucharan, IAS 31.07.2000 17.12.2002
05. Sri. K.M. Shivakumar, IAS 18.12.2002 23.10.2003
06. Sri. C.R. Chikkamath, IAS 23.10.2003 24.08.2005
07. Sri. Mohamed Sanaulla, IAS 24.08.2005 19.05.2006
08. Dr. Raj Kumar Khatri, IAS 19.05.2006 13.06.2011
09. Sri. M.Maheshwar Rao IAS 13.06.2011 09.10.2014
10. Sri Gaurav Guptha IAS 09.10.2014 01.03.2017
11. Sri Darpan Jain, IAS 01.03.2017 21.07.2018
12. Smt Gunjan Krishna, IAS 21.07.2018 Till Date

Governing Council

Governing Body is responsible for managing the affairs of the council. The Governing Body shall meet atleast once in three months for the discharge of business, and adjourn or otherwise regulate its meetings as it may think fit. The management of the affairs, business funds and property, movable or inmovable, of the council shall at all times be entrusted to, and vested in, the governing body exercises all such powers and do all such acts, deeds and things as may be exercised or done by the council.

The Composition of the Governing body is as fallows :
KCTU GOVERNING COUNCIL
CHAIRMAN
Sri Darpan Jain, IAS
Commissioner for Industrial Development
and
Director of Industries & Commerce

SL NO. Designation Role
01. Sri Darpan Jain, IAS
Commissioner for Industrial Development and Director of Industries & Commerce
Chairman
02. Development Commissioner (MSME),
Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India, New Delhi
Member
03. The Director,
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Institute, Bangalore
Member
04. The Additional Director (SSI),
Directorate of Industries & Commerce, Bangalore
Member
05. The President,
Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association, Bangalore
Member
06. The Vice President,
Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association, Bangalore
Member
07. The General Manager,
SIDBI, Bangalore
Member
08. The Deputy General Manager,
Syndicate Bank, Bangalore;
Member
09. The Managing Director,
KCTU, Bangalore
Member Secretary
By Invitation
01. The Director,
Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
Member
02. The Director,
Central Manufacturing Technology Institute, Bangalore
Member
03. The Managing Director,
VTPC, Bangalore
Member
04. The President,
AWAKE, Bangalore
Member
05. The President,
Consortium of Electronic Industries of Karnataka, Bangalore
Member
06. The Chairman,
Centre for Scientific and Industrial Consultancy, IISc, Bangalore
Member
07. Technical Secretariat, NAL, Bangalore Member
08. Mr.M.I. Savadatti,
Member, UC & Former Vice-Chancellor, Mangalore University, Dharwad
Member
09. The President,
Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Bangalore
Member
10. The President,
Peenya Industries Association, Bangalore
Member
11. The President,
North Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association, Hubli
Member
12. Representative,
Confederation of Indian Industry, Bangalore
Member

Public Information Officer

As per the section 5(1) and 5(2) of the Right to Information Act, 2005, Karnataka Council for Technological Up gradation has nominated the following officers as the Public Information Officers. These officers will will render the reasonable assistance to the persons who are seeking information under section 6(1) of this act.

SL NO. Designation Role
01. Managing Director, KCTU, Fourth Floor, Basava Bhavan, Bangalore-1 State Public Information Officer.
02. Joint Director, KCTU, Fourth Floor, Basava Bhavan, Bangalore-1 State Assistant Public Information Officer.

Appellate Authority

The appeal against the decision of the Public Information Officer on the information sought under the section 6(1) of the RTI Act, 2005 can be made. The person seeking information can go on appeal to the following.

The Chairman,
Karnataka Council for Technological Upgradation
and The Commissioner for Industrial Development
& Director of Industries and Commerce,
#49, Second Floor, Khanija Bhavana,
South Entrance, Race Course Road, Bangalore -1.