The Appointment Committee of Cabinet appointed Ms. Neelam Shami Rao as the Commissioner of Central Provident Fund in Employees’ Provident Fund Organization (EPFO). An Indian Administrative Service Officer of 1992 Batch, allotted to Madhya Pradesh cadre, she is a B.Tech in Electronics Engineering.

Ms. Rao has been transferred from her current position as Director General of Training in the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship in the rank and pay of Additional Secretary.

The Central Provident Fund Commissioner (CPFC) is the Chief Executive Officer of EPFO and is the ex-officio Member Secretary of the Central Board, EPF.