Shri Satinder Pal Singh, Joint Secretary in the Ministry of Shipping was appointed as part-time Official Director on the Board of Directors of Shipping Corporation of India in August 2017. Shri Satinder Pal Singh, an IPS Officer of 1995 batch from Himachal Pradesh cadre is a post graduate in Law from Brunel University, London. Shri Singh also holds a Master’s degree in Police Management from Osmania University, Hyderabad. He has served in senior positions in the State Government of Himachal Pradesh including Inspector General of Police and Special Secretary in the Department of Home. Prior to his present posting as Joint Secretary in the Ministry, Shri Singh has served as Director in the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs.