Dr. Puneet Kumar Goel is Commissioner, South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) since 24th December, 2014. Dr. Goel is an Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of 1991 batch AGMUT Cadre. Having worked as Transport Commissioner, Govt. of National Capital Territory of Delhi (GNCTD); Director (Finance), Delhi Jal Board (DJB); Secretary (Power), GNCTD; and Additional General Manager (AGM), erstwhile Delhi Vidyut Board (DVB), he has gained wide experience in Urban Water Supply, Urban Transport and Urban Electric Supply.
Apart from working in GNCTD, Dr. Goel has also served the States of Goa and Arunachal Pradesh; and the Union Territory of Andaman & Nicobar Islands. He has also worked in the Ministry of Power and the REC Limited.
Dr. Goel is a B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT Kanpur, M.S. in Computer Networking from University of Southern California, Los Angeles and Ph.D in Renewable Energy from IIT Delhi. He has earned two patents and published a number of papers in International Journals/Conferences in the field of Renewable Energy Power Generation. He also authored a Book entitled “Andaman & Nicobar Island through Tsunami.”