Niranjan is Ex General Manager Environment Initiatives of ITC hotels. He pioneered the concept of eco designing in Welcomgroup Bay Island in Port Blair and submitted a paper to ILO/Cornell University on eco-designing. Niranjan has headed CII’s Renewable Energy cell, has developed Eco Rating for the Delhi Government (distributed to 1200 schools, translated into Marathi & further distributed to 6000 schools). He is on the board of National Trust formed by Ministry of Social Justice, also a part of the expert committee of Indian Institute of corporate affairs, MoCA ; Ex Non Executive Director of Central Electronics ltd., Founder and ex president of Andaman & Nicobar tourism guild. Recipient of the Helen Keller Award in 2006 & in 2011; Karamveer Puraskar 2009; Green Hotelier award 2010 & Parivartan Sustainability Leadership Award 2012.