Vini Mahajan is the Additional Chief Secretary, Department of Housing & Urban Development, Government of Punjab. In addition to her current responsibilities, she also holds the charge of ACS of the Departments of Industries & Commerce, IT and Investment Promotion, since August 2018. An Economics graduate from Lady Shri Ram College, she completed her MBA from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta in the year 1987 and joined the Indian Administrative Service in the same year. She also was a Hubert Humphrey fellow based at American University in Washington DC. During her term as Additional Chief Secretary of the Department of Revenue, Rehabilitation & Disaster Management, Punjab became the first state in the country to roll out the National Generic Document Registration System. Many other IT initiatives were also started, including an online Revenue Court Management System. Prior to such innovative measures,she was ACS/ Principal Secretary of the Department of Health and Family Welfare since April 2012 and concurrently served as Principal Secretary Department of Medical Education and Research.