D P Goyal
Director, Jaiprakash Ventures
D P Goyal

Shri Dharam Paul Goyal aged about 66 years is a renowned Hydro Power Development, Construction and Contract Management Expert. Besides being a graduate in Civil Engineering (1968) after completing three year diploma (1965), he holds the Degree of Master of Engineering in Water Resources Development(1979) from University of Roorkee( now IIT). He has a vast experience of around 47 years in the field of Hydro-Power development. Shri Goyal is presently working as Director in Jaiprakash Power Ventures Ltd and is associated with the hydro power activities of the Group.

Earlier, he was working as Managing Director ot the Jaypee Karcham Hydro Corporation Ltd., a subsidiary Company of the Jaypee Group,on implementation of 1000 MW Karcham Wangtoo Hydro-electric Project in the Private Sector which has been commissioned ahead of schedule. Before that Shri Goyal was working as Director (Technical) with Tala Hydro-electric Project Authority, Bhutan on implementation of 1020 MW Tala Hydro-electric Project. Prior to that he was working in various capacities on implementation of 1500 MW Nathpa Jhakri Hydro-electric Project. Mr Goyal has also worked on planning, investigations, feasibility studies and formulation of project reports of various hydro power developments in Himachal Pradesh. Mr Goyal started his professional career in January 1966 as Sectional officer at 360 MW Multipurpose Beas Dam Project. He has contributed number of papers and made presentations in national/ international conferences/symposia on various aspects of hydro power developments. He has visited many countries in pursuit of his professional assignments.