Shri Chandan Kumar Dey, Director (Finance), Coal India Limited was born in Kolkata on 10th September, 1958. Prior to joining Coal India Limited on 1st March, 2015, Shri Dey served Eastern Coalfields Limited as Director (Finance) from 01.02.2013 to 28.02.2015. Presently Shri Chandan Kumar Dey is Part time Official Director on the Boards of Eastern Coalfields Limited, South Eastern Coalfields Limited, Central Mine Planning & Design Institute Limited and Vice-Chairman of Hindustan Urbarak and Rashayan Limited, a Joint Venture Company of CIL, NTPC, IOCL, FCIL & HPCL.
Shri Dey completed his schooling from Kendriya Vidyalaya in 1975 and graduated from Calcutta University in Commerce with Honours in Accountancy in the year 1978. Shri Dey is a Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant.
Shri Dey has wide experience of over 35 years and served in different organisations of repute including Lovelock & Lewes, Dunlop India Limited, NICCO Group, Balmer Lawrie & Co. Limited and Oil India Limited.
During his professional career Shri Dey headed the Accounts, Treasury, Taxation and Internal Audit functions and served as Chief Finance Officer. Shri Dey also headed the operations of Balmer Lawrie (UK) Limited for 3 years as Chief Operating officer based in United Kingdom. Shri Dey has travelled extensively within India and Foreign countries like UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, USA, Canada, Hong Kong, UAE, New Zealand and the Central Asian Republic on official assignments.
Shri Dey is interested in reading books and loves music.