Ajay Tyagi: SEBI’s Chairman


Shri Ajay Tyagi is the 63 year, old civil servant who took charge as Chairman, Securities and Exchange Board of India, on 01 March 2017. Prior to this, Shri Tyagi was Additional Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, handling the portfolios of Capital Market Division, Investment Division, Infrastructure Division and Currency and Coinage Division.

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Shri Tyagi, an Indian Administrative Service Officer of Himachal Pradesh Cadre, has held several responsible positions with distinction in the State and Central Governments. He is considered to be a smart and a well balanced person and is very respected in the financial industry. He is fond of reading and writing.

He has represented INDIA in many international conferences and events.


Additional Secretary            (Ind) Dept of Economic Affairs          TILL 03/2017
Joint Secretary                      (Ind) Ministry of Petro & Gas               FORMER
Chairman                                (Ind) SEBI                                                SINCE 03/2017


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  • Electronic Engineering and Post-graduation in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
  • Masters in Public Administration from Harvard University, USA.
  • Civil services – India (Indian Administration Services)

Net Worth

He earns a significant amount of 2-5 Million in the form of compensation. His net worth is more than 980 crores.


He is a respected civil servant with a clear and sound 30 years of career. He is considered to be a prodigy and has created an image of a fiduciary person.

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