The Power Finance Corporation (PFC) has appointed Chinmoy Gangopadhyay as director (projects) with effect from January 1, 2017. Gangopadhyay is an electrical engineer from IIT Kharagpur and has an MBA from FMS, New Delhi. He has more than 35 years of experience in the sector and has served organisations like NTPC Limited and PFC Consulting Limited (PFCCL) in the past. He has been with PFC for more than 25 years and has been involved in project appraisals, ultra mega power projects, equity and financial products and power sector consultancy. He has also served as chief executive officer of PFCCL.