Amitabh Verma, IAS, is the Chairman of Inland Waterways Authority of India. Verma earlier served as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Government of India during 2004-2009. He served as Chief Compliance Officer and Company Secretary of Housing Development and Infrastructure Limited until November 2, 2007. During his long successful career Amitabh also served as an Advisor to various companies. He also had the opportunity to serve as Director in various banks including National Housing Bank, Canara Bank Ltd, Bank of Baroda, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development, Bank of India and Export-Import Bank of India.