The central government on Saturday (24.12.2022) appointed Shashank Priya (IRS C&IT:1988) to the post of Member of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC). Presently, he is a Special Secretary & Financial Adviser in the Department for Promotion of Industry & International Trade (DPIIT).
On December 04, 2021, the Centre nominated him for the post of Secretary Equivalent in the Government of India. He replaces Sandeep Kumar who retired in October 2022 as Member (Tax Policy). He will have approx. Board-level position (CBIC) for three years.