Smt. Meena Agarwal is the Director, NIFM and an officer of the Indian Railway Accounts Service, 1981 batch. She has served in the Indian Railways for over two decades in various capacities, including handling of the Budget Division of the Ministry of Railways for six years. Thereafter, for seven years she has been with the Ministry of Finance, as Joint Secretary, Department of Expenditure for five years and OSD, heading the newly formed Public Procurement Division for two years. She has worked as Chief Finance Officer of the Centre for Development of Telematics [C-DOT] on secondment.