Dr. K. Vijayakarthikeyan I.A.S
Dr. K. Vijayakarthikeyan IAS., District Collector and District Magistrate, Tiruppur (assumed charge on 25.09.2019).
Dr. K. Vijayakarthikeyan started as an Assistant Collector and served in Erode from June 2012 to May 2013. He also served as the Sub Collector/Sub-divisional Magistrate of Kovilpatti, Tuticorin district, Tamil Nadu from September 2013 to November 2014. His journey as a Commissioner started from 2014 onwards.
In 2014, Dr. K. Vijayakarthikeyan was elected as the Commissioner of Coimbatore Municipal Corporation and has been designated as the Special Officer till October 2016.
He has also been appointed as a managing director and a chief executive officer at Coimbatore Smart City Limited in July 2016. In February 2019, he got transferred and posted as the director for Tamilnadu Institute of Urban Studies, Coimbatore City.