The organisation's Senior Leadership Team comprises of renowned and respected professionals from both the Industry and the Government. Mr.Shyamal Ghosh - Former Secretary-Telecom & IT and first Administrator of the USO Fund is the Chairman Emeritus of the Broadband India Forum and Mr. M.F. Farooqui, IAS (Retd), past Secretary- Telecom of the Govt. of India is the current Chairman. Mr. T.V. Ramachandran, Founder & CEO of advisory@TVR is the President of the Association. Mr. Anil Prakash, a Senior Telecom Expert is the BIF Director General.

Shyamal Ghosh IAS (Rtd)
Shyamal Ghosh IAS (Rtd)
Former Secretary-Telecom & IT Govt. of India and first Administrator of the USO Fund, Chairman Emeritus, BIF
M.F Farooqui, IAS (Rtd.)
M.F Farooqui, IAS (Rtd.)
Former Secretary - Telecom of the Govt. of India
Chairman, BIF
T.V Ramachandran
T.V Ramachandran
Founder & CEO of advisory@TVR,
President, BIF
Anil Prakash
Anil Prakash
Director General, BIF

Other notable leaders who lend their knowledge
and acumen to BIF include:

Ashwani Rana
Ashwani Rana
Vice President - BIF
Parag Kar
Parag Kar
Vice President - BIF
S.N Gupta
S.N Gupta
Treasurer - BIF

Panel of Honorary Principal Advisers

Abhishek Malhotra
Abhishek Malhotra
Air Cdre S.S. Motial
Air Cdre S.S. Motial
B.K Syngal
B.K Syngal
D.P Singh
D.P Singh
Dr. BM Baveja
Dr. BM Baveja
Dr. Kuldip Singh
Dr. Kuldip Singh
Dr. Mahesh Uppal
Dr. Mahesh Uppal
Dr. Rajesh Mehrotra
Dr. Rajesh Mehrotra
J.V Ramamurthy
J.V Ramamurthy
KV Seshasayee
KV Seshasayee
P.K Garg
P.K Garg
Pranjal Sharma
Pranjal Sharma
Sudhir Gupta
Sudhir Gupta
Valsa Williams
Valsa Williams

Our Notable BIF Directorate who lend their
knowledge and acumen to BIF include:

Ram Naresh Tripathi
Ram Naresh Tripathi
Sr. Director - Admin
Debashish Bhattacharya
Debashish Bhattacharya
Sr. Director - Technology & Policy
Arun Mukarji
Arun Mukarji
Director - Operations
Garima Kapoor
Garima Kapoor
Director - Research & Communications
Chandana Bala
Chandana Bala
Director - Research & Analysis
K. Anbalagan
K. Anbalagan
Director - Programmes
Anand Gupta
Anand Gupta
Dy. Director - Govt. Relations
Abhijit Panicker
Abhijit Panicker
Sr. Analyst – Research
Swapnil Shukla
Swapnil Shukla
Executive - Membership & Programmes

To support and enhance policy, regulatory & standards initiatives for the proliferation of high quality broadband in the country in a technology-neutral and all-inclusive manner.