Mr. Arun Narayan Singh was born on October 10, 1946. He did his schooling from St. Xavier’s School, Patna and graduated with Honours in Arts from Patna College.
His work experience started way back in 1969, when he joined the Indian Police Service. He took an early retirement in 1990 as DIG and joined Tata Steel in the same year. He was appointed General Manager (Town Services) and Vice President (TM&SS). Later he was made the Executive Director (TM&SS) and is currently holding the position of the Deputy Managing Director (Corporate Services).
Mr. Singh is the Director of The Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industry Ltd.; The Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Co. Ltd.; Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd.; Antrix Corporation Ltd.; and Varuna Overseas Ltd., UK. He is the Chairman of TataYodogawa Ltd; Nicco Jubilee Park Ltd., Jamshedpur; Tata Relief Committee; and Tata Steel Family Initiatives Foundation. Mr. Singh is also the Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Tata Football Academy. He is the Vice Chairman of Indian Cancer Society Jamshedpur Branch. He is serving as the President of Tribal Cultural Society; and Sr. Vice President, Tata Steel Rural Development Society.
Mr. Singh is the Commissioner, St. John Ambulance Brigade; and Honorary Wild Life Warden, Singhbhum East, Govt. of Jharkhand. He is the Member of the Global Business Council on HIV/ AIDS; and of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) National Committee on Population and Health. Further, Mr. Singh is also affiliated to various Government Bodies such as The Reserve Bank of India and National Council of Applied Economic Research.
His other interests are golf, music and photography.