Pitamber Shivnani has been appointed as the managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) of GE T&D India Limited, effective from July 1, 2020. Shivnani joined the company on January 15, 2020, after 32 years with ABB. The company also announced the appointment of Sanjay Sagar as independent director on its board for a period of five years, from July 1, 2020 up to June 30, 2025. Sagar is an internationally renowned executive and an energy sector expert. With a career spanning over 35 years, his last stint was as MD of Jindal Power Limited. Prior to that, he was joint managing director and CEO of JSW Energy Limited, from 2012 to 2017.