Shri Hari Ranjan Rao, IAS [MP-1994]
Secretary Chief Minister's Office & DIT
Govt. of Madhya Pradesh
Managing Director 
MP State Electronics Dev. Corp. Ltd. & CEO, MAP_IT


Shri Hari Ranjan Rao, a 1994-batch IAS officer, has about 20 years of work experience in various assignments as District Collector, Project Director in Urban Administration Department, Managing Director of M.P.State Tourism Development Corporation and Commissioner, Tourism.

Besides being the Secretary in the office of Hon’ble Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, he is also the Secretary in the Departments of Information Technology & Public Service Management of the State, Managing Director of MP State Electronics Development Corporation and Chief Executive Officer of Madhya Pradesh Agency for Promotion of Information Technology [MAP_IT]. He is the Chairman of MPOnline Limited [A joint venture company between the Government of Madhya Pradesh and TCS] and a member on the Board of Governors of IIITDM, Jabalpur and IIITM, Gwalior.

A proficient administrator by profession and engineer (electronics) by qualification, he takes keen interest in development works and keeps himself abreast with the latest technology updates. His contributions in the areas of IT applications in Government have been widely appreciated and have won several national & international awards for the state of MP.