Uttar Pradesh cadre IAS Ms S Radha Chauhan is currently working as the Chief Executive Officer of newly set up special purpose vehicle named Government e-Marketplace (GeM SPV), an entity that will provide procurement of goods and services required by Central and state government organizations.
Ms Chauhan was previously serving as president and CEO of NeGD which is an independent business division (IBD) within Media Lab Asia, a section 8 company under the ministry of electronics and information technology.
Originally belonging to Delhi, she is a GoI joint secretary-level officer. Earlier, between 2015 and 2016, she was with the NITI Aayog serving as deputy director general. Prior to that she was a joint secretary in the department of school education and literacy under the ministry of human resource development
In Uttar Pradesh, she held some important posts such as divisional commissioner in Agra and Meerut, commissioner in Ghaziabad and additional CEO of Noida development authority, and deputy chief executive of Greater Noida Development Authority. She also served as district magistrate in UP districts like Bulanhahr and Pilibhit.