Naresh Penumaka takes over as Chief Commissioner of Customs and Central Tax, Visakhapatnam Zone. Prior to this, he was Chief Commissioner of Customs and Central Tax, Bhubaneswar and was holding additional charge of Visakhapatnam. He has now been transferred and posted on full time basis to Visakhapatnam Zone. Naresh Penumaka belongs to 1987 batch of IRS. He Stydued M Com,LLB and Certificate in English Law from London school of Economics and political Science, U.K. He worked in various capacities in Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Aurangabad, Cochin, Chandigarh and Bhubaneswar in Customs, Central Excise, Service Tax, Anti-smugglirg and GST. Also, he worked as Additional Secretary (Finance Department) and as Secretary (Handloom, Terble and Sugar) in Government of Andhra Pradesh during 2007-09 and 2015-16 respectively.