George Kuruvilla


Mr. George Kuruvilla,
Chairman & Managing Director, BECIL

Mr. George Kuruvilla is an Indian Broadcast Engineering Service (IBES) officer of 1987, batch. Before joining Broadcasting Services, he completed M.Tech in Digital Communication Systems from IIT Roorkee in 1988. He had also successfully completed One Year Senior Management Programme in Corporate Finance from IIM, Kolkata in the year 2009.

After serving 23 years in AIR & Doordarshan, he joined as General Manager, BECIL in May,2012. He was responsible for all TV projects including prestigious TV projects like Establishment of Rajya Sabha TV Channel ( RSTV) and Electronic Media Monitoring Centre (EMMC) for recording and monitoring of 600 TV and 300 FM Radio channels for Ministry of Information & Broadcasting.

He was selected for the post of full time Director in the Board of BECIL and served as Director (O&M) from Feburary,2014 to August,2015. Thereafter he was selected for the position of Chairman & Managing Director, BECIL and took charge from April,2016.