Nidhi Choudhari

Nidhi Choudhari

Dy. Commissioner - Special Municipal Corporation
Greater Mumbai

'‘How OOH can transform the urban landscape’'

Nidhi Choudhari, IAS, is presently working in the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM), Mumbai as Deputy Municipal Commissioner – Special, holding charge of removal of encroachment, advertisement, plastic ban, Shop & Establishment and Legal Department, municipal market, licensing, Textile Museum, Mithi River and Tansa Pipeline Project, among other key areas.

Earlier, as CEO of Palghar, Nidhi successfully led programmes such as helping 1,500 schools go digital, providing 10,000 homes to the needy, reduction in malnutrition by 50%, construction of 1 lakh individual household toilets in 1 year by which the district was declared free from open defecation -- the 1st tribal district to achieve the landmark.

Nidhi served has also served as Assistant Collector at Pen (Raigad). She joined the Indian Administrative Service (IAS) in 2012. Before, served briefly in the Indian Audit & Accounts Service (IAAS) and for 5 years with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). She holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration and a Master’s degree in Rural Development.