Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India
No. IBBI/PR/2022/30 5th July, 2022
Shri Jayanti Prasad takes charge as Whole-time Member of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India Shri Jayanti Prasad took charge as a Whole-time Member of the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India in New Delhi today. Shri Jayanti Prasad, a 1986 batch Indian Audit and Accounts Service officer, superannuated as Deputy Comptroller & Auditor General (Human Resources and International Relations). Before joining IBBI, he had accomplished thirty-five years of experience in the civil services, and national and international assignments, having held key positions within the Office of Comptroller and Auditor General of India and in the United Nations (UN). He was the Chief Auditor at the UN for six years, serving at diverse locations like Somalia, Kenya, Geneva, Angola, Iraq, New York etc.
He also served as the Custodian under The Special Court (TORTS) Act, 1992 in the Department of Financial Services, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. Shri Jayanti Prasad holds a Master of Science degree in Physics from the University of Lucknow.
He has been awarded numerous academic excellence awards, Gold Medals from the Governor of Uttar Pradesh and the Hon’ble Prime Minister of India for topping at Graduate and Post Graduate levels. The UN has also awarded him in recognition of his contributions as Chief Auditor for the Oil for Food Program resulting in significant impact and cost savings for the UN. In addition to being an officer of the Indian Audit and Accounts Service, he holds membership in the Institute of Public Auditors of India.