Shri Sunil Kumar Sood has taken over as the new General Manager, Central Railway from 31.12.2013. Prior to joining as General Manager, Central Railway, he was Chief Mechanical Engineer, Southern Railway, Chennai.
Shri Sunil Kumar Sood is a graduate in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and joined railways in 1978. He worked on South Eastern Railway for eight years followed by eight years stint at Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala.
His administrative skills were on the forefront when he worked as Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Muradabad Division, Northern Railway, Chief Workshop Manager, Jamalpur, Eastern Railway and Divisional Railway Manager, Jodhpur Division, North Western Railway.
Shri Sood has also served in the Territorial Army up to the rank of Brigadier as Deputy Director General (TA). He has also undergone specialised training in Welding and Fabrication at Derby, UK and Strategic Management Training at Paris, France.