Dr. Nasim Zaidi Age, Biography, Wife & More


Real NameSyed Nasim Ahmad Zaidi
NicknameNot Known
ProfessionCivil Servant
Major Designations• Assistant Collector, Unnao.
• In 1976, became an IAS.
• Collector, Farukhabad (From 01/09/1982 to 01/08/1985).
• Collector, Ghaziabad (From 01/08/1985 to 01/07/1988).
• Commissioner, Development Authority, Bareilly ( From 01/08/1996 to 01/04/1997).
• On 31 July 2012, appointed Secretary to the Government of India in Ministry of Civil Aviation.
• He has served as the Director General of Civil Aviation.
• He had handled ICAO Audit of 2006 and FAA (USA) Audit of 2009.
• From November 2005 to October 2008, he has served as the Permanent Representative of India on the Council of ICAO.
• From 7 August 2012 to 18 April 2015, served as the Election Commissioner of India.
• On 19 April 2015, appointed the Chief Election Commissioner of India.
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 68 kg
in Pounds- 150 lbs
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper (semi-bald)
Personal Life
Date of Birth6 July 1952
Age (as of 2023)71 Years
Birth PlaceNot Known
Zodiac sign/Sun signCancer
HometownUttar Pradesh
SchoolNot Known
College/University/InstituteKennedy School of Government, Harvard University
Indian Institute of Finance
Educational QualificationsMaster's degree in Public Administration from Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Post Graduate Diploma in Business Finance from Indian Institute of Finance
Doctorate in Bio-Chemistry
FamilyFather- Not Known
Mother- Not Known
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
HobbiesReading, Writing
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusNot Known
Affairs/GirlfriendsNot Known
WifeNot Known
ChildrenSon- Not Known
Daughter- Not Known
Money Factor
Salary₹90,000 (US$1,300) monthly


Some Lesser Known Facts About Dr. Nasim Zaidi

  • Does Dr. Nasim Zaidi smoke:? Not Known
  • Does Dr. Nasim Zaidi drink alcohol:? Yes
  • Nasim Zaidi is a retired IAS officer of the 1976 Batch.
  • He held various important positions in the Government of India.
  • As the Joint Secretary in the Ministry Aviation, he brought a number of reforms to enhance the status of the aviation sector in India.
  • On 19 April 2015, he became the 20th Chief Election Commissioner of India and first election in his tenure was Bihar Assembly Election in 2015.