R. Girish, I.A.S Deputy Commissioner and District Magistrate,is an officer of Indian Administrative Service.
Graduate in Mechanical Engineering from Mysore University. Passed Engineering in 1992 from Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Technology, Davangere
M Tech in Computer Application from NIT, Suratkal
Joined Department of Industries and commerce, Government of Karnataka in 1994 as Assistant Director
Worked in various capacities in Department of Industries and commerce for more than 2 decades
Played major role in Global Investors Meet 2010 and 2012 organised by Government of Karnataka
Visited USA, Europe, China and other countries as a part of Investment attraction activities.
Accompanied the delegation lead by Hon’ble Chief Minister of Karnataka to World Economic Forum twice.
Worked in Rural Development Department as Chief Executive Officer, Zillapanchayat, Davangere, worked as Commissioner for Textiles Development, Government of Karnataka, Deputy Commissioner, Chitradurga District, Executive Director Karnataka Examination Authority , Bangalore
Worked as Director Department of Information technology and Bio Technology and as Managing Director Mysore Paper Mills as additional charge
Working as Deputy Commissioner, Hassan since 28th Aug 2019