APPOINTMENTS


Monthly Current Affairs June 2016 “APPOINTMENTS” key points to Remember.
Former Delhi Police commissioner B S Bassi appointed UPSC member
Madhavan becomes goodwill ambassador for LEPRA India
Rahul Johri assumes charge as first ever CEO of BCCI
Navin Agarwal appointed NADA chief:
Prabhu, Chidambaram elected to Rajya Sabha
LDF candidate Sreeramakrishnan elected as Kerala Assembly speaker
P Dhanapal, Jayaraman re-elected as TN Speaker, Deputy Speaker
NK Chari is the new State Bank of Mysore MD
Nita Ambani nominated for International Olympic Committee
Goa-born Sayonara Luxton takes charge as UK royal borough mayor
Alphabet’s Nest Labs CEO Tony Fadell steps down
Maharashtra Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse quits
Sasikumar takes over as MD of State Bank of Travancore
V Narayanasamy sworn in as Puducherry CM
Dia Mirza named ambassador for ‘Swachh Saathi’
Kulmeet Bawa appointed Adobe MD for South Asia
Ashok Ganapathy appointed as Director of Airtel Business
Facebook appoints Adobe’s Umang Bedi as India MD
Fashion designer Kenneth Cole named UNAIDS international goodwill ambassador
Karnataka woman Nandini Singla becomes Ambassador to Portugal
Shahid Rasool takes charge as Director of Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia
Suzuki Chairman Osamu Suzuki to step down as CEO
Dr Shahid Rasool Takes Charge at CEMCA
Naresh Goyal re-elected to IATA Board of Governors
Rama Mohana Rao named TN Chief Secretary
Major General Per Lodin appointed head of UN Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP)
G Kalyanakrishnan took over as Chief Executive of Nuclear Fuel Complex
MTNL CMD Narendra Kumar Yadav steps down
Ilmi, Dhillon nominated as FCAT members
Rakhi Birla elected Delhi Deputy Speaker
Birender Singh, Subhas Chandra win Rajya Sabha seats from Haryana
Ghulam Nabi Azad, Kamal Nath appointed Congress General Secretaries
MTNL chairman Narendra Yadav steps down
Satya Pal Jain appointed as part time member of 21st Law Commission
Ragesh Chandra Appointed Secretary to Puducherry CM
3M India appoints Debarati Sen as new managing director
V. Vaithilingam elected as Speaker of Puducherry Assembly
Azad appointed general secretary in-charge of UP
Ranu Langthasa appointed as first woman chairperson of NCHAC in Assam
Justice Rakesh Ranjan Prasad takes charge of Chief Justice of Manipur HC
Gopal Rai resigns as Delhi Transport Minister
Gunit Chadha resigns as CEO of Deutsche Bank Asia Pacific Region
Peter Thomson elected as President of 71st session of United Nations General Assembly
Xerox names Vemuri as CEO of BPO unit
Dr. M Beena, has been appointed as Managing Director of the Kerala Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (KINFRA)
Development Bank of Singapore(DBS) Bank appoints Niraj Mittal as institutional banking head
Ex-Spinner Venkataramana named coach of Dindigul franchise
Brazil name Tite as new Football coach
Sunil Bharti Mittal elected as International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Chairman
Stayzilla appoints former Goibibo director Gopalakrishnan as vice-president of products
Tokyo Governor, Yoichi Masuzoe, Resigns Over Spending Scandal
Kamal Nath resigns as Congress’ Punjab chief
Obama nominates Indian-origin as ambassador to Malaysia
Senior IAS officer Supriya Sahu appointed as Director General of Doordarshan
Hollywood actor Anne Hathaway appointed as UN Women Goodwill Ambassador
Cricketer Chetan Chauhan named National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) chairman
Soram Sunil sworn-in as first mayor of Imphal
Bipin R Patel appointed as President of Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Flipkart rehires Tiger Global’s Krishnamurthy
Italian capital Rome gets 1st ever female Mayor
Peter Thiel gets re-elected to Facebook’s board
Ken Miyauchi replaces NikeshArora at SoftBank
UP Congress President NirmalKhatri resigns
PayPal appoints AnupamPahuja as India Country Manager and MD
AveekSarkar resigns as Chief Editor of ABP Group of Publications
Olympian Anju Bobby George resigned as president of Kerala Sports Council
Anil Kumble named head coach of Indian team
Indian-origin lawyer Yasmin Sooka to chair panel on human rights in South Sudan
Nokia appoints Sanjay Malik as India head
Belgian Didier Seeuws to head EU Brexit task force
Uttar Pradesh Assembly: Gaya Charan Dinker elected as new Opposition Leader
Lalchand Rajput named coach of Afghanistan team
Bangar to be India’s batting coach for West Indies tour
Facebook hires Google Fiber’s Co-founder Kevin
Guoni Johannesson wins Iceland’s presidential election
Appointed by Nokia, Sanjay Malik will now head business in India for the company
Lionel Messi retires from international football
Srinivasan elected TNCA President for 15th time
Asha Kumari appointed Cong’s Punjab in-charge
Nestle hires Fresenius’s Schneider as next CEO
Sujoy Bose appointed as NIIF CEO
NS Vishwanathan to be new Deputy Governor of RBI; 4 officials shortlisted for RBI Chief Position
Montella named as new AC Milan manager
2 women appointed as Shariah High Court judges in Malaysia
U C Maheshwari sworn-in as new deputy Lokayukta of Madhya Pradesh
V Sasi Elected Kerala Deputy Speaker
Nand Kishore appointed Dy CAG
Suzuki Motors appoints Toshihiro Suzuki as CEO