Margoob Hussain joined RDSO as Director General, RDSO on Tuesday. He comes with a strong technical background and has expertise in various facets of railway working.
He is an IITian and has worked at various levels- Zonal, field, workshop, Railway Electrification, R&D etc. having 35 years of experience. He has exposure of various foreign railways like Denmark, Germany, South Korea, Sweden, USA.
He was instrumental in establishing various systems in Delhi Metro and Kolkata Metro. He has contributed immensely to various research and development programmes in the field of electric traction.
He has administrative experience of working as DRM/Hyderabad, CPM/RE/Gorakhpur, CEE/Metro Railway/Kolkata and has been instrumental in electrification of Barabanki-Gorakhpur-Chapra sections.
He has been known for introducing various administrative reforms including simplifying procedures and establishing new technical benchmarks on Indian Railways.