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  • Crescita 2010

    Message from the Chairman
    Chairman Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM) was set up on the basis of a grand vision of its founders – a School of Excellence with complete academic and administrative autonomy within the traditional University system. In the past twenty-seven years, BIM has lived up to the expectation of its founders and emerged as one among the most respected Business Schools of India.

  • Director

    Message from the Director
    DirectorBIM is a unique experiment in academia - industry collaboration. Bharat Ratna Shri C Subramaniam, Dr. V Krishnamurthy, former Chairman of BHEL and Prof. P S Manisundaram, the first Vice Chancellor of Bharathidasan University, envisioned BIM to be a Business School that would continue to explore new ways of educating the next generation of leaders who make a difference in business and societal environment.

  • Executive Director

    Message from the Executive Director
    Executive Director Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM) and Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited (BHEL) joined together many years ago as a standing example for Academia - Industry collaboration. Over the years BIM has grown from strength to strength to achieve the top slot among many Management Institutions in the country.

  • Placements


    Let me thank all our recruiters for their continued support provided to our MBA program year after year. Placement 2014 was a great success.

    BIM selects students from a diversified pool of several thousands of applicants with a healthy attitude to be moulded into effective managers.

Alumni of the Day

Mr.Srikanth Krishnan
Senior Director,

Srikranth Krishnan is the Senior Director and Head of Quality Assurance organization for Ebusiness Suite of applications at Oracle Corporation. He has been with Oracle for the last 9 years. Prior to Oracle he was with ABS Dubai as a consultant and Applications Engineer at Sundaram Clayton. Srikanth is also an executive committee member of STeP-IN Hyderabad.

Mr.Manish Lalwani
Sr. Vice President-Agency Sales
Tata AIG Life Insurance

Manish has more than 15 years of professional experience in Banking, Insurance and Financial Services industry. Manish managed diverse assignments in demanding and high pressure environments with proven success of turning around existing operations and setting up new businesses/channels and supported high performance teams to achieve stretch results with confidence and resulting growth.

Mr.R Ramesh
Head (Logistics),
Jumbo Electronics Ltd., Dubai

Ramesh has over 25 years of accomplished cross-functional experience in Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Marketing & Sales, Corporate Communication, Finance & Accounts, HR and Administration handling assignments in General Management, Corporate Alliance and New Business operations for reputed organizations in the Logistics, Retail, Financial and Insurance Sectors. Currently he is the Head (Logistics) at Jumbo Electronics Co. Limited (LLC), Dubai, responsible for the supply chain management and logistics operations of the retail major in Consumer Electronics, Durables and Projects. He is an expert in strategic planning having experience in implementing Logistics and Supply Chain Solutions for the Retail, Automobile, FMCG, Engineering, Telecommunication and other sectors. Penchant and continued focus on perfection with strong foresight and decision making abilities. He has considerable experience in implementing latest technology solutions like WMS, CRM etc.; design and implementation of Integrated Logistics Solutions for warehousing and transportation operations; Retail Category Management; Vendor management, negotiation and procurement; Manage business partners, handle the roll-out of new projects, Set up and establish new offices / regions / operations from scratch.

Mr.Pushpreet Singh Dua
Area Sales and Customer Manager
Hindustan Unilever Ltd

A Marketing professional working with a leading global consumer goods company. As Brand Manager, Pushpreet lead the overall brand agenda for the business with cross functional team. He conceptualized, developed and deployed in-depth consumer understanding for PureIt with support from the Marketing Research function, the in-shop and out of shop communication strategy for the brand. He managed, aligned and evaluated the external agencies associated with the brand. As the Area Sales Manager, he has effectively managed the distribution network and productivity of all 3P teams to get the best ROI for the business and its trade partners.

Mr.A Balasubramanian
Senior Director - Project Finance,

Mr. Balasubramanian is a management and finance professional with international education and experience in the area of sea ports. Over the last two decades, he has worked in the fields of infrastructure finance and advisory services, credit rating, port training and corporate finance. He is one of the passionate advocates for maritime institutional and policy reforms and a preferred intervener on all debates for several changes to accelerate development of maritime infrastructure. Some of these initiatives include evolving model concession agreement for private investment in Indian federal ports for the Government of India, evolving entry criteria and bid process for selection of private investors in federal ports, first ever corporatisation of a federal port In India namely Ennore in south India, corporatizing the port of Ennore leading the study on institutional and regulatory reforms for the India port sector for the World Bank, presenting the case on Indian infrastructure as part of the industry delegation in China, Hong Kong and Italy and chairing working groups on ports for the Indian Planning Commission. He is presently Senior Director of the Project finance vertical at Infrastructure Development Finance Company Limited (IDFC), a new generation financial institution conceived by the Government of India and which has in addition several institutional shareholders around the globe. At IDFC, he has been involved in financing several maritime infrastructure projects sponsored by international operators including Dubai Ports World, APM group among others and in advising multilateral corporations, multilateral agencies, domestic corporate entities and the governments in the area of maritime infrastructure. Before joining IDFC, he worked in credit rating industry (Investment Information and Credit Rating Agency of India Limited (ICRA) where among other things, he advised Government of India on disinvestment program and did credit rating of several resource raising programs of several corporate entities in the infrastructure sector including seaports. As a trainer and faculty at the National Institute of Management NIPM, he was one of the resource persons for UNCTAD in the field of maritime training and led several knowledge management initiatives in the area of seaports He has led Indian delegations of senior port managers on international port exchange and education programs During the last two years he was invited by the British Government (UK Trade and Investment ) to address international port seminar in London and Liverpool .and to meet with the Duke of York to discuss on port development. He has been featured as the industry captain in the business newspapers such as Economic Times and Reuters. He was invited by the World Bank and Asian Development Bank to share his experience on PPP in ports at an international PPP conference in Seoul recently. He is a visiting faculty at prominent academic institutions in India.

Mr.Sridhar Maruthanayagam
Service Delivery Manager
Mahindra Satyam

Over 14 years of experience in planning and implementing state of the art information technology solutions that facilitate corporate growth. Sridhar possess strong grounds in IT Security Infrastructure and end-to-end project management. He has well-rounded IT background of expertise in design and Implementation of IT Security Infrastructure systems with experience in Project Planning and execution.

Mr.Suresh Kumar
Head - SME Banking
Ahli Bank SAOG - Oman

Suresh has over 20 years of post qualification experience in the areas of Marketing, Business Development, Relationship Management, Credit Risk and Remedial Credit. Prior to joining Ahli Bank, Suresh has served as Head - Business Development [Corporate] at Taageer Finance Company SAO, Branch Manager at GMAC-TCFC Finance Ltd., Assistant Manager - Installment Credit at Saud Bahwan Group, Regional Head - Tamil Nadu & Kerala at 20th Century Finance Corporation Ltd., and Business Development Manager at Shriram Group of Companies.

Ms.Keerthana Ramakrishnan
Head – Public Relations
Nike India

Keerthana is a communication specialist with rich experiences in advertising, marketing communications and Public Relations. In her stint with advertising she has worked with some of the leading advertising agencies of the country such as Mudra and McCann Erickson. When she moved over to PR, Keerthana worked with the country’s first PR agency IPAN, went on to become an entrepreneur by setting up her own PR firm and then joining a corporate to head communications. In her present job, Keerthana manages the entire corporate communications and PR for Nike in India and finds her role extremely exciting given the variety of opportunities and challenges it throws up each day. This apart, Keerthana also manages Nike’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives and there by works closely with NGOs. Keerthana’s interests are numerous. She is a keen fitness enthusiast, loves travelling and meeting people and experimenting with food.

Mr.Maneesh Ojha
Regional Manager

Senior IT business development professional with over 10 plus years of experience in Account Management, Product Management and Channel Management in domains like networking, Information security and storage. His experience spans across several leading Multi-national organizations like IBM, Zenith Infotech, Avnet India Private Ltd., etc. At present he is working as Regional Manager (Systems Practice) - South India at Wipro Ltd.

Mr.Velu Karthikeyan
Head - Financial Reporting
Bharti Airtel Limited

A finance professional with good experience in all aspects of business planning, revenue assurance and accounting. Currently he is heading Financial Reporting Vertical of Mobile Segment (India & South Asia) of Bharti Airtel. He conceptualised and developed FPM - Financial Performance Management tool, automation of complete reporting and planning activities for entire Bharti Airtel Limited. He also developed and implemented Top Management Business Dashboard covering the top KPIs company-wide.

Ms.Pamela Ramalingam
CEO & Lead Consultant

A Senior Level Executive 24+ years management career providing operating, strategic and business leadership for IT and ITeS operations. She has worked in leading American, British and Indian institutions such as eFunds - USA (now Fidelity Information Services), Standard Chartered Bank- UK, Tata Consultancy Services and iSoft PLC UK, and also gained holistic operations experience in Aerospace, Defence, Security & Simulation, BFSI, Health Care & Consulting Services. Her experience spans from Programme Management, Quality, and Process Management, Staff training / Motivation / Knowledge Management, Test Management, Account Management, Resource Management & Software Project Management among others. She has handled mission critical applications for military & defense applications for Thales Group and led NPfIT- the largest civilian program worldwide. She brought in 70% of Standard Chartered global applications into India and led Core Banking systems across Indian sub-continent. Globally headed the Process Engineering Group for Technology and Operations in Standard Chartered Bank. She has introduced Project Manager\'s Competency Framework, QMF Lite & V8 - a holistic Model for world class IT organizations to ensure Delivery Excellence.

Mr.K. Ravichandran
Senior Vice-President (Corporate Ratings)

Mr. Ravichandran is Senior Vice President of ICRA Limited and member of the rating committee of the Company. He also holds the FRM charter awarded by the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP), USA. Ravichandran has been with ICRA Limited in their Ratings Division since 1997. He heads Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Fertilizers, Shipping and Ports sector ratings. Clients covered by him include leading corporates such as ONGC, OIL, GAIL, Petronet LNG, IOC, MRPL, CPCL, Mahanagar Gas, Haldia Petrochemicals, GSFC, GNFC, Shipping Corporation of India, Mundra Port & SEZ, Krishnapatnam Port and Dhamra Port. Before joining ICRA, Ravichandran has worked in Ind Global Shares and Securities Ltd as an equity analyst and Asian Peroxides Ltd as a shift engineer.

Ms.Manashi Guha
Marketing Manager,
Maybelline New York, L\'Oreal

Before joining L\'Oreal, Manashi Guha worked as Group Brand Manager at some global companies General Mills (GM) and Lotte Confectionery. Earlier she worked as Strategy Consultant at Avalon Consulting (Business Consulting group). At L\'Oreal, Manashi was heading the Key Accounts and later became the National Sales Development Manager. Her strength is her ability to understand consumer insights and use them to formulate the brand strategy.

Mr.Sunil Kuttam
Chief Operating Officer
MTS Group

Sunil, a true leader and visionary with a rich experience of over 17 years in executive decision-making and strategic business planning in Telecom and IT sectors. In his last assignment he was the Chief Operating Officer of the Chennai circle with Etisalat India, the largest telecom operator from middle-east. Prior to that, he was heading the Sales and Marketing for Vodafone after working as Marketing Manager at Microsoft. He also worked for Reliance Infoomm Ltd., Dabur India Ltd., and HCL Ltd. He is currently working as Chief Operating Officer of the Tamil Nadu and Kerala circle at MTS.

Mrs.Kavita Singh
Head - HR (India & Sri Lanka Cluster)
Maersk Line India Pvt. Ltd.

A senior HR Management professional with over 10 years of experience in Financial Services, Shipping & Logistics and Telecom. She has exposure to HR practices across Indian Sub Continent & Gulf. She served in senior roles like General Manager HR at A P Moller Maersk and Chief Manager HR at ICICI Prudential Life. She has exposure to joint venture HR framework and setup. Kavita is an expert in Talent Acquisition & Development, Employee Value Proposition, Internal Audit - SOX Compliance, Business Partnering, Rewards, HRIS, etc.

Mr.Ragavendra Nath
Managing Director
Ladderup Wealth Management Private Ltd

Raghvendra leads the private wealth management business with a vision to make it the finest in India. He brings with him more than 18 years of corporate experience and a deep knowledge of the financial markets. He was earlier the chief marketing officer at Birla Sun Life AMC Ltd. Prior to that he also headed the Strategy and Business Development team at BSLAMC. Before joining Ladderup, Nath was the head of sales & distribution at Aditya Birla Money Ltd, a leading equity and commodity broking firm. He was instrumental in the successful takeover of the broking outfit and then affecting a turnaround.

Mr.Baba Sam
Vice President - Strategic Alliances
IBM India

Baba Sam has over 21 years of diverse IT industry experience in functions such as Sales, Product marketing, managing P&L for a product line, market expansion & business development for new technology products, Strategy and planning, leading Solution Alliances efforts across geographies for large MNCs. He assumed various senior positions like Director - Marketing; Services practise partner GTM at Sun India, General Manager - Alliances & Strategic planning at Sun Microsystems India Pvt Ltd., Country Marketing Manager at HP India, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Wipro Acer (JV) & Acer India Pvt Ltd., etc.

Mr.Anand Rengarajan
Director, Head of DSS - India
Deutsche Bank, India

Anand Rengarajan heads the custodian business of Deutsche Bank in India. Prior to this, Rengarajan was with Deutsche Bank, Singapore, and has been working for the German bank for over a decade. Earlier he assumed various senior positions such as Director, Head of Business Strategy & Planning - DCS at Deutsche Bank; Director, Head of Global Product Development, DCS - Asia at Deutsche Bank; Vice-President, Senior Regional Product Manager -CMS, Asia at Deutsche Bank, Asst Vice-President, Product Manager- CMS, India at Deutsche Bank.

Indowind Energy Ltd.

Bala holds a Gold Medal in B.Tech from Anna University; a rank holder in MBA from Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM) and completed Advance Management Programme from Stanford University, USA. He has over two decades of business experience in investment banking, private equity, venture capital, etc having been closely associated with the Promoters and CEOs of many successful companies, as a partner and as advisor on business strategy and capital raising. He has been instrumental in promoting a number of companies and ventures viz., Indowind Energy Ltd., (IEL), Indus Finance Corporation Ltd., IndEco Ventures Ltd., Indus Capital P Ltd., Bekae Properties P Ltd., etc.

Director - Customer Services (Global Projects, EMEA)
Acer Computer Ltd.

Eugene Thomas has rich cross- functional experience in Fortune 500 Companies in diverse markets and industries like Middle East, Africa, Turkey, India and Global Markets in IT, Telecom and Consumer Electronics. He worked in senior positions at Acer, Hewlett-Packard, Wipro Infotech, Arvind Telecom, etc. Thomas has executed customer service and customer experience projects across EMEA, PA and APAC and successfully implemented cloud based self-service customer portal in 34 countries.

Mr.Chandrasekar Kandasamy
Managing Partner
ePlanet Capital (Formerly known as ePlanet Ventures)

Chandrasekar Kandasamy is the Managing Partner in the Bangalore office where he focuses on the Fund\'s activities in India/South Asia and the MENA region. Mr. Kandasamy brings over 21 years of U.S and India based private equity/venture capital experience to the ePlanet team with over 15 years of investment experience in the technology and healthcare sectors. Mr. Kandasamy has a distinguished investment track record, as more than 30 of the transactions he has led, have been successfully exited through secondary acquisitions or initial public offerings. Since he joined ePlanet in January 2006, he has been responsible for ePlanet\'s investments in India including Manthan Systems, Trivitron Healthcare, Sree Ramcides Chemicals, Continental Warehousing Corporation, Delex Cargo and Medfort Hospitals where he sits on the Boards of these Companies. Previously, he worked for five years with The Carlyle Group as a Director and Vice President. In this capacity, Mr. Kandasamy was instrumental in setting up Carlyle\'s India operations and responsible for sourcing, evaluating and executing transactions in the technology, healthcare, education, auto ancillaries, logistics, consumer and infrastructure sectors. Mr. Kandasamy co-led investments and held board seats in a range of successful India-based growth and venture capital investments including Educomp Solutions, Financial Software and Systems, Quest , Newgen, and Learningmate. Prior to Carlyle, Mr. Kandasamy worked for Intel Capital, where he was the Manager of Strategic Investments in India and assisted in the deployment of approximately $60 million in less than two years. Mr. Kandasamy began his career at ICICI Ventures where he worked for ten years. As an Assistant Vice President at ICICI Ventures, Mr. Kandasamy managed a team of four investment professionals and monitored 80 portfolio investments. Mr. Kandasamy was a World Bank sponsored intern at Poly Ventures in New York.

Mr.Arvind Ranganathan
Chief Executive Officer
Real Image

Arvind joined Real Image in 2005 to head strategy and business implementation across divisions. Arvind brings deep insight of the cinema industry, across the business value chain. A Chemical Engineer and a Post Graduate in Management, Arvind moved to the Investment Banking domain after spending his early years in manufacturing and marketing with the industrial sector. Arvind has been involved in most facets of the financial markets, from equity research to Investment Banking & Corporate Finance, which included an association with KPMG Corporate Finance in India and the Middle East. His experience includes significant business advisory roles apart from transactional roles. The ability to quickly grasp the key business drivers across industry sectors and driving the management imperatives and actions required to deliver on strategic goals are his forte.

Mr.M. Ramprasad
Chairman and Co-Founder
MAPE Group

Shri. M. Ramprasad is the Chairman and Co-Founder of Mape Advisory Group. He has headed the finance function at the Essar Shipping. Subsequently, he joined DSP Merrill Lynch and was the Senior Vice-President heading southern India operations. Ramprasad has been engaged in several landmark transactions including India Cement\'s acquisition of Raasi Cements, SSi\'s acquisition of Albion Orion Corporation and Indigo Markets, sale of SPIC Phi seeds to Dupont, acquisition of Tata Group\'s Hitech Drilling by Aban Loyd, Bank of Madura- ICICI Bank merger. He was engaged in the international capital raising programmes of Dr. Reddy\'s Laboratories, Sify, Satyam Computers and SSI. He has rich experience in investment banking and capital market transactions. He has been Non-Executive Independent Director at ELGI Equipments Ltd. since July 23, 2005. He serves as Director at ATS Elgi Ltd. Previously, Shri. Ramprasad served as an Additional Director of ELGI Equipments Ltd., since September 25, 2004 and PVP Ventures Ltd from December 4, 2007 to August 20, 2008

Ms.Vinodha Jeyanthilal
Director, Centralized Operations, Ford Customer Service Division, Asia Pacific and Africa,
Ford Motor Company

Business manager with 19 years of corporate experience in varied fields like control system design, software design and development, business planning, business process reengineering and launch management. Vinodha is instrumental in delivering business results by harnessing Information technology utilizing cross functional experience. At present she is handling Supply Chain Management related operations for the Asia Pacific and African region at Ford Motor Company.

Mr.Praveen Ramachandra
Managing Director, South India,
Millward Brown

Previously, Director and Head of Millward Brown\'s Beijing office, Mr. Ramachandra started his career with IMRB. He joined as Project Director at IMRB International, in 1988. He was previously with media agency MindShare, where he was responsible for insights. Most notably as a founding director of the agency\'s Beijing office, initially, he worked with the client services team in Shanghai and then he led the launch of Millward Browns Beijing office. At present he is heading the South Indian operations as Managing Director, at Millward Brown. Millward Brown is one of the world\'s leading research agencies and is expert in effective advertising, marketing communications, media and brand equity research.

Mr.Lakshmi Ram Kumar Subbaraj
General Manager (Sales)
North Ford India

Lakshmi Ram kumar demonstrates his unique ability to foresee business climate by accurately planning and deciding for the future. A swift decision maker, apart from being a true professional he's a tremendous individual personally. Before joining Ford India, he worked with organizations like TVS and ASCO India. At TVS Motor Company he was part of a special task force to upgrade bicycle users to mopeds. As Engineer -Sales at ASCO India, he developed new accounts such as Jindal steel & Tata electric and liasoned with government organizations and turnkey consultants to provide instrumentation solutions for their projects.

Mr.Jayaprakash Shanmugham
Head - Business Excellence & Support
SKF India Limited

Jayaprakash has wide experience in various functional areas including Supply Chain, Logistics, Customer Service & Business Processes. He was head of planning and customer services in Saint-Gobain. He has successfully reengineered supply chain & customer service area in Saint Gobain and coordinated an important business model change in SKF. He is a Six Sigma Deployment Champion & Certified QMS Lead Auditor.

Ms.Kalaivani Sadagopan
Senior Vice President

A CaratLaner since inception, Kalai today heads all customer centric activities including sales, marketing and customer service at CaratLane.com. She\\\'s also an integral part of the team managing day to day operations. With experience in Marketing, Advertising, Communications and Operations she held senior roles at organizations like Club Mahindra, CSS Slash Support and Synaptris, Kalai was Director - Marketing at SlashSupport, Head - Sales & Marketing at Synaptris, Head - IntelliVIEW - Sales & Marketing at Cybernet Software Systems and Senior Product Manager at Club Mahindra.

Mr.T. R. Ramachandran
Aviva Life Insurance

Mr. Ramachandran joined as Business Head - Mortgages & Business Banking at Citibank in 1998 and held various senior positions like Product & Marketing Director, Business Head Cards & Personal Loans and Retail Bank Head at Citibank, India before he has taken over charge as Managing Director and CEO of Aviva Life Insurance.

Mr.Chinni Krishnan
Senior Director
Cognizant Technology Solutions

IT services executive with all-round experience in Business Unit leadership (customer relationship management, top line growth and robust bottom-line performance), integrated delivery experience managing multiple service lines, expertise in developing industry domain solutions and strong operational focus built on six-sigma. Earlier he worked as the Vice President, Delivery Head – IBU Automotive at Mahindra Satyam and Project Manager at IBM.

Mr.Gautham Raj
Sales Director - Mediterranean, Middle East & Africa

IT Services Business Development professional with experience in emerging markets like India and Middle East. Gautham handled some of the large accounts in the Oil & Gas and Defense segment. He was involved in handling relationships with large services and security solutions principals as Business Development Manager at International Information Technology Co. As Regional Sales Manager for Solutions and Services for the Southern Region at Wirpo, he was instrumental in setting up the solutions business.

Mr.Vikram Bansal
Former CEO, Zenith Optimedia - Singapore
Head of Services, Aegis Media Singapore

Beginning his career in research and advertising in India, he joined the local media industry in 1999. In 2007, he joined Zenith as the General Manager of the Singapore office and was promoted swiftly to the position of Managing Director in a span of 2 years and later became CEO at Singapore office. With him at the helm, Zenith\'s digital and new media business propelled by more than 5 folds and staff retention was more than 90%. His vision landed the agency as one of the top 3 media planning agencies (non-traditional) at Marketing Magazine\'s Agency of the Year ranking. The agency came in second in the running for the Media Agency of the Year award at SMA 2010. Vikram has a total of 18 years experience in the Singapore and India markets. He joined Aegis Media from his previous position as CEO of ZenithOptimedia in Singapore, During his time at ZenithOptimedia he turned the agency around to be identified as the Most Transformed Office among all of ZO\'s offices worldwide. He has turned around ZenithOptimedia-Performics into the Best Agency & the Best Search Agency in South-East Asia. He was also awarded Singapore\'s Media Person of the Year in 2010. Prior to ZenithOptimedia, Vikram was Executive Director of Group M Singapore (Mindshare and MEC) for 6 years. He has also worked with FCB-Ulka and Mediacom in India.

Mr.C.P. Rajarajan
National Sales and Marketing Head,
Snacks Division, Cavinkare Private Ltd.

Before rejoining Cavinkare, Rajarajan worked with 3M India Ltd. As the Regional Sales Manager, South representing the Home Care Division at 3M he was managing the sales of Scotch Brite for the southern region. He increased the business almost 3 times in 3 years, through focus on infrastructure, competence and process. As National Sales & Marketing Manager, he managed the marketing and sales of Stationery and Office Supplies Division at 3M.

Mr. K.S. Ananthanarayanan
Hitachi Solutions India Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Ananthanarayanan (Ananth) Subramanian is leading the operation as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Hitachi Solutions India Pvt Ltd. Mr. Ananth joined Hitachi group from HCL Technologies where he was Vice President and Global Head of the Microsoft Centre of Excellence. Mr. Ananthanarayanan brings more than 25 years of experience spanning across management consulting, financial services, business solutions and IT. Earlier, Ananth was Associate Vice President & Head of the Microsoft 360 deg Relationship in the Ecosystems & Business Incubation (EBI) corporate initiative at HCL Technologies. He was responsible for evolving innovative solutions on the Microsoft stack and a few other strategic partner platforms and taking them to market jointly with Microsoft and other strategic partners. Prior to taking on this role, Ananth was responsible for incubating the HCL Dynamics ERP / CRM Strategy, its creation & execution, and value based innovation leadership. The execution of key strategies resulted in the HCL practice emerging as a strong and niche solution oriented innovator well respected by Microsoft. HCL\'s unique solutions have received recognition from Microsoft, good reviews from analyst community and made HCL a partner of choice for Microsoft in chosen micro verticals. Prior to taking up the management of the Dynamics Practice, Ananth was responsible for incubating and running the KANA, PeopleSoft CRM and Tririga practice at HCL. Ananth has been with HCL since 2003.

Mr.Kartik Murugan
Deputy General Manager (Marketing & Business Incubation)
HCL Technologies

An experienced marketing & sales professional with an inherent passion for marketing and technology. His experience spans close to 12 years with an interesting mix of leading an IT services global marketing team, managing large customer relationships and business partner development.He has significant hands on expertise across corporate marketing functions, creating and executing global marketing campaigns, managing complex events, market research, communications & PR, business strategy support, customer relationship management and partnerships & alliances.

Mr. Anuj Mehrotra
AVP, Corporate Banking

Anuj earlier worked as Manager, Corporate Credit Rating at Credit Analysis & Research Ltd. (CARE Ratings) before he joined as AVP (Corporate Banking) at HSBC.

Mr.Haja Sheriff
Multinational Account Director (OEM India)
Microsoft India

Experienced Director driven by “Making a Difference”. Broad experiences in Microsoft, IBM in APAC & India. Haja Sheriff has 20 years plus of IT Sales Experience. He has held various senior positions in Microsoft and IBM. He has numerous Awards in IBM including Multiple HPC\'s (Hundred Percent Clubs), Worldwide Summit Award, numerous GM Awards and other sales achievement awards to his credit.

Mr.A. Raja Sukumar
Executive Vice-President, IndEco Ventures Ltd., Executive Vice President, Loyal Credit & Investments Limited
Sr. Vice President, Indowind Energy Ltd

Mr. A. Raja Sukumar, has more than two decades of experience as a Finance Specialist and a Business Strategist with extensive hands on experience in Alternate Energy Project Implementation. He earlier worked with Unit Trust of India and has vast experience & rich knowledge of financial products particularly project finance and equity investment. The company has value addition from his experience in the field of Leasing, Hire-Purchase, Equity and Mutual Funds Investments, Insurance Advisory, Corporate Financial Engineering, Loan Syndication etc. with exposure in wind farms projects, corporate lending, project financing, loan syndication, assets and portfolio management.

Mr.Navin Anand
Managing Partner
WhiteBox Business Solutions Ltd., London Ex-President, Datamatics Services Ltd (Europe)

Business leader motivated by entrepreneurial challenges, passionate technology professional with a strong track record of growing start-ups and small businesses to sustainable size, through cross border collaboration, mentoring, motivating performing confident teams, who thrive in a transparent and trusting management style.
Navin Anand is a technology business professional with twenty-five years and more of having worked with blue chip and mid-sized providers like IBM, Wipro and Datamatics. With a career divided between the UK and India, he has championed several high impact transformations for enterprises, working through complex structures and cross-border collaborations. Having engaged extensively with customers and colleagues of varied cultures, he brings a deep appreciation of diversity and pragmatic situational leadership. He has built relationships of trust with many enterprises across several countries, based on listening, commitment and the value delivered.

Mr.R. Sukumar

Sukumar is the Editor of Mint, India's second largest and fastest growing business newspaper. He was the part of the start-up team for Mint and was instrumental in the planning and subsequent execution of an editorial strategy that remains focused on delivering strong, insightful content to Mint's growing readership. He held senior editorial positions in The Hindu Business Line, where he started his career, and Business Today, before joining HT Media Ltd., as part of the start-up team of Mint. Sukumar, who joined HT Media in 2006, is a veteran of business journalism and was previously Managing Editor of 'Business Today' magazine.

Mr.Daniel Ingitaraj
Director, Marketing,
Microsoft Corporation

Mr. Daniel is highly accomplished business leader with 18+ years of experience in management, product marketing and business planning. Senior Manager at Microsoft with strong business acumen with proven ability to build and lead teams, drive high ROI marketing strategies in ambiguous incubation and large corporate environments designed to establish market presence and increase revenue and profitability. Talented, results-producing professional with a proven record of accomplishment in planning and leading teams and comprehensive marketing strategies in support of business goals and objectives. Expert in directing the creation of marketing tools and steering the execution of marketing. Well-deserved reputation for ability to move easily from vision and strategy to execution and follow through. Skilled in managing cross functional teams, international markets (US, Singapore & India) and multi-million dollar budgets. He won more than 7 awards in the last 10 years for excellence and going the extra mile.

Mr.Manuel Karunakar
Business Development Manager, Asia
Integrated Research

A Direct Sales, Channels, Marketing and Business executive with more than 20 years of domestic and international experience, in both software and telecommunications industry. He has extensive leadership skills, with successful track records both local and internationally with proven skills in structuring and negotiating large-scale, complex deals and channel partnerships. Having built teams from scratch, he is known for motivating and building high performance teams. He has worked at various global companies like Nexon, Alactel, Integ, Touchbase in senior positions. As General Manager at Nexon (Asia Pacific), Manuel has built and nurtured a team of Business Development Managers, Account Managers, Project Managers, Solution Architects, Sales Administrators and Marketing Resources. He identified the strategic directions of the business and rationalized the technology partners and as well developed the strategic plan for the company and executed the Business & Sales strategy.

Mr.Vaira Vel
Vice President, Global IT Operations
Ford Motor Company

Visionary and results-focused driven Senior IT executive recognized for high-profile projects delivery, application support, Business & IT process improvements, IT security & controls and people management in a multi-cultural global environment. Skillfully aligned technical IT solutions & processes with corporate objectives for overall improved organization performance; noted for business acumen, agility and ground-breaking cost reduction actions. Vaira Vel served Ford Company in various positions as General Manager, IT & E-Business Ford India Pvt Ltd., General Manager - Asia Pacific & Africa Practice at Ford Technology Services India, Vice President - Asia Pacific & Africa Practice at Ford Technology Services India and Vice President-Business Operations & Planning at Ford Technology Services India.

Ms.Sreelatha Guthala
Lead Consultant
DayNine Consulting, Inc.

Sreelatha is working as Lead consultant for Workday HCM deployments. She is responsible and accountable for overall design and configuration across all functional areas. Earlier she worked as Consultant - Enterpise Solutions at Infosys Technologies Ltd and Product Specialist at Ramco Systems

Mr.R. B. Santosh Kumar
Vice President and Account Head

Santosh worked for the Taj Group of Hotels, Times of India (ToI), Standard Chartered Bank, Citibank and MasterCard. At present he is working as Vice-President and Account Head at MasterCard. He is also the Country Business Manager for Sri Lanka. Before joining MasterCard he was the Vice-President at Citibank. He holds painting exhibition every year and so far held 15 solo exhibitions. He is the recipient of Silver medal from the President of India for art.

Ms.D. Shirley
Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Grama Vidiyal Micro Finance (P) Ltd.

Shirley is an MBA in Finance and a gold medalist from Bharathidasan Institute of Management (BIM). She is presently heading operations of GVMFL. Under her vibrant leadership, GVMFL had recorded several significant advancements in the last 5 years. Under her leadership, GVMFL had expanded its operations to 37 districts in 5 states in the last couple of years, in particular to cover urban and slum population in the operational area. More significantly, GVMFL tripled the membership and quadrupled the loan portfolio in the last few years. Her contributions to research and product development are noteworthy as she championed the launching of the individual loan product (Business Loan). She introduced the decentralized monitoring methodology through divisional and regional structures which have placed GVMFL in a highly commendable position in the industry. Earlier, she worked in GE Capital for US equipment finance.

Mr.T. Balaji
Vice President
Feedback Business Consulting

Balaji started out at Feedback in 1993 and grown into senior leadership positions at the firm. Balaji helped set up Feedback\'s Delhi branch in the 90\'s. Currently, he is the Vice-President at Feedback and the main support for all enabling functions across Feedback. His experience spans across all functional areas at Feedback. He handled a variety of B2B client engagements for Indian and international clients – anchoring over 70 engagements and being associated with over 500 of them. He was also in-charge of new business development in northern region. As VP – New initiatives, he has set up BD process for international business development.

Mr.Nash Narasimhan Tupil
Chief Marketing Officer - Asia Pacific & Japan
Hewlett-Packard (HP)

Business leader with over 20 years work experience in Hi-tech industry in some of the fastest growing markets world-wide. Nash has significant experience in Emerging Markets (India, China, SEA), Asia-Pacific-Japan region, IT Hardware & IT Services industry. He has a good track record of delivering profitable business growth, across different LOB. At present, he heads Marketing for HP, Technology Services Business, Asia-Pacific-Japan. As General Manager & Head of Technology Services Business for HP India, he managed a Multi-million dollar P&L, across various businesses. He also headed Strategy and Planning for HP Services APJ ($4Billion Orgn) and worked on various strategic initiatives in the areas of growth planning, portfolio, executive communications and services analyst briefings.

Mr.Arun Gopal
APAC Business Development Manager
3M India

Arun has over 19 years of experience in driving growth & profits in competitive markets. Performance driven, senior management professional with rich experience and quantifiable achievements in decisive leadership, strategic planning, managing P&L responsibility of large business operations. He worked in 3M India Ltd., as General Manager, Car Care Automotive Aftermarket Division. He has successfully set-up the 3M car detailing business operations; defined long term business objectives, set strategic direction and coordinated the program\'s rapid growth to achieve market leadership. He has an impressive track record of leading product development and launching successful brands like \'Amaron Batteries.\' Arun also worked in RR Donnelley as Senior Vice President - Operations across APAC operations for the outsourcing platform.

Mr.Venkat Mahadevan
Managing Director & Head, Rest Of the World markets (incl. Japan),
International Personal Bank Citibank Singapore Ltd

Starting career as Management Associate at Ramco Industries Limited, Venkat joined as Officer In-Charge in the Centralized Operations Unit for Citibank India. He was involved in setting up processes between sales units and CPAs in the peripheral locations and managed a profit Centre, targeting Non-Resident Indians in the markets of Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Brunei. He managed Citibank’s Financial Center at Broadway & 72nd Street in New York, one of the larger branches in USA and generated Net Revenue of $ 7.6 Million in 2004 and later headed the Global Executive Banking before he became Managing Director & Head, Rest of the World markets (incl. Japan), International Personal Bank at Citibank Singapore Ltd.

Ms.Anita Arjundas
President & CEO
Mahindra LIfespace Devlelopers Ltd.

Anita joined Mahindra as Vice President of Marketing for Mahindra World City (MWC) in 2002 after working for ten years with the Murugappa Group in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) space and three years in the IT industry in international marketing. She became COO of Mahindra Lifespace Developers (MLD) in 2006 and Managing Director of MLD and CEO of the Real Estate sector in 2009. She has been influential in successfully establishing the concept of Mahindra World City business parks integrated with residential developments and social amenities, as well as driving customer centricity and sustainable development. Anita earned her MBA from BIM (Bharathidasan Institute of Management), Trichy.

Mr.Sugata Sarkar
Vice President, Financial Markets Solution Delivery,
Standard Chartered Bank

Sugata was responsible for setting up the talented team in India for Standard Chartered\'s eCommerce business. He is an expert in delivery of financial markets front office and back office technology solutions, eCommerce eFX and eRates, change management, delivery of projects with complex stakeholder matrix, team management onshore and offshore. Earlier Mr. Sugata worked as Business Project Manager - Global Markets FX/MM at ABN AMRO and as Business Analyst at Citicorp Overseas Software Ltd, before joining Standard Chartered Bank.

Mr.S Venkatesh
Associate Director
Ernst & Young

Corporate Finance Professional with experience in fund raising and dealing with mid-sized and distressed corporate across sectors like Infrastructure, Energy and Manufacturing. He was Deputy Head - Special Situation Advisory at SBI Capital Markets, Asst. Vice President at Brescon Corporate Advisors Ltd., and Manager at Credit Analysis and Research Ltd (CARE)

Mr.G K Harshavardhan
General Manager (Marketing)
Johnson & Johnson

GK Harshavardan is an extremely savvy marketing professional. He handled the creation and launch of a mass range of personal wash products, whilst also putting together a blueprint for an entry into the skincare space. GK Harsh is someone who was insightful with an uncanny ability to produce multiple lines of thought through a combination of sheer diligence as well as innate problem solving abilities. Before joining Johnson & Johnson, he worked with companies like ITC, CavinKare, FedEx and BlueDart.

Mr.Rajasekar Gopalakrishnan
Senior Delivery Manager

Rajasekar is an high profile and experienced Delivery Manager having over fifteen years of work experience including 12 years experience as a SAP R/3 consultant, project lead, project manager in implementation, development and rollout projects in various companies like Wipro, Reliance, L&T Infotech, etc. He has a successful track record of managing large scale SAP implementation projects (> $10 million) and recipient of the Best Delivery Manager Award (Q2/09-10) and Best Managed Account Award (Q3/09-10), and numerous other certificates of appreciation and merit. He has successfully delivered projects for clients in India, UK and Europe, in diversified industries like Beverages / CPG, Energy & Utilities, Automotive Industry, and Flow & Flow Control Devices Industries.

Ms.Dipti Aswani

Dipti is an expert in banking systems globally. She has gained extensive experience as Consultant (banking solutions) in Europe, Singapore, China, and with several public and private sector banks in India. Before joining SAP, she worked with different clients for their universal banking solutions at Infosys.

Mr.Vasant Kumar
Investment Principal
Ascent Capital

Vasanth Kumar is a founding member of Ascent. He has 10 years of experience in direct investing and capital markets. He has worked with Ascent\'s partners on assignments relating to investments, mergers and acquisitions, valuation studies, fund raising for portfolio companies, business plan reviews and due dilegence reviews across various industries.

Mr.K. Ramakrishnan
Executive Director & Head (Investment Banking)
Spark Capital Advisors

With two decades in corporate finance & advisory and capital markets, Ramki has rich experience in having led and worked on transactions across the entire investment banking spectrum. He has, over the years, cultivated and nurtured deep-rooted relationships with the corporate sector in southern India and the financial ecosystem in the country. Prior to Spark Capital, Ramki headed ICICI Securities’ investment banking business for South India, having worked earlier for Arthur Andersen, Ind Global Financial Trust and Deloitte.

Vijay krishnan
General Manager - Abrasives systems Division
3M India

Vijay successfully chartered 3M's foray into some of the most challenging industrial markets segments. An extremely hard worker, Vijay put together sustainable marketing programs with exceptionally innovative ideas that evolved from some very sound research and market understanding. In Grindwell Norton he was part of a team that built a new business from scratch and produced excellent results in a relatively short span of time.

Mr.Girish Menon
Leader, Mindshare Malaysia
CEO - GroupM (Malaysia)

Girish started his career in JWT's Media department in Chennai, India after completing his MBA in Marketing from BIM – Trichy in 1993 and BE (Electronics) in 1991. With the entry of WPP's media companies into India, Girish took over as General Manager of Mindshare, South India, based in Bangalore from 2003-06. In this capacity, he initiated a number of Activation and Branded Content projects, thereby establishing Mindshare as an early mover in consumer engagement. In Oct 2006, Girish moved to Mindshare Vietnam as Managing Partner of Mindshare Unilever account and two years later became country head of Mindshare and its holding company, GroupM Vietnam. Soon after, he launched GroupM's digital operations in Vietnam, achieving a market share of 35% of digital billings after one year. In May 2010, Girish moved to Malaysia with the dual roles of Leader, Mindshare Malaysia and CEO, GroupM Malaysia. Since then, his focus has been on leveraging GroupM's 40% market share to improve media ROI for clients, as well as expanding the group's Digital, Activation and Branded Content infrastructure.

Mr.S. Harikrishnan
Avigo Capital Partners

Hari Krishnan has more than 15 years of experience in investment and manufacturing of which last 12 years in Private Equity. He has investment management experience with Lazard Emerging Market Fund, UTI Ventures and UTI Mutual Fund. He has rich experience of managing over 20 PE investments and has managed several successful exits.

Mr.Kumar Kandaswami
Senior Director and Country Leader (Mftg).,

Mr. Kumar is Senior Director, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India Private Limited and is based at Chennai. He is the Country Manufacturing Industry Leader for Deloitte in India from 2005 and a member of the global advisory board for manufacturing research. Kumar has been working with Deloitte for the past 24 years. He joined the firm in 1987 and was made partner in 1997. During his association with Deloitte, Kumar worked extensively with mid-market companies in developing growth strategies and business plans. Kumar has also worked on process improvement, supply chain optimization and implementation of lean manufacturing. He leads the Enterprise Lean Six Sigma services and works on corporate/competitive strategies for manufacturing companies. He has played an important role in developing customized enterprise-wide software applications and implementing packaged software. He has implemented optimization/LP solutions for situations like production planning, distribution network optimization for consumer products and procurement of farm produce. He has served clients in India and abroad, serving organizations from diverse sectors such as sugar milling, food processing, light engineering, automotive, textile/apparel and chemical process. He speaks frequently in academic/industry forums and works with industry associations on their task groups/committees.

Mr.Xavier Roshan Bose
FMC Retail Manager - India
Shell India

In a career spanning 15 years, Xavier has worked with some of the best infrastructure companies in the country. He has experience in operating a medium sized pipeline fed oil terminal, channel management for sales and distribution of gasoline and lubricants, project engineering, project management, retail, LNG Sourcing, Strategy, Material Procurement and Business Development in the Power as well as Gas sector. He worked with companies like Bharat Petroleum and GMR Energy before he joined Shell.

Mr.Kabir Ahmed Shakir
Vice President - Finance
Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Mr. Kabir is finance professional with over 19 years of experience equally spread between developed and D&E markets. He worked in various positions at Unilever, India before he became the Director - International Funding (Treasury) at Unilever N.V and Finance Director - Global Supply Chain at Unilever. At present, he is the Vice-President (Finance) at Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Mr.Dennis Sadhu
Sales Manager
Oracle India

A leader with a vast experience across Telecom, Technology and IT industries. Mr. Dennis has demonstrated good leadership skills leading teams at South India and National levels in renowned multinational organizations. Before joining Oracle India as Sales Manager, he was associated with companies like Mformation Technologies, Bharti Mobile, Logica, LHS, etc.

Mr.Ram Mohan
Member of the Board,
ICANN Executive Vice President & CTO, Afilias Technology Advisor at Govt of India, .IN ccTLD, Advisory Council Member at Internet Society (ISOC) Technical Service Provider at dotMobi, mTLD, Member, Internet Security & Stability Advisory Committee, IC

Ram Mohan is the Executive Vice President, & Chief Technology Officer of Afilias Limited, world\\\'s leading provider of Internet infrastructure solutions and a global leader in advanced registry services that power successful domains. Ram oversees key strategic, management and technology choices for the company in support of the company\\\'s various lines of business. Ram has led the strategic growth of the company in registry services and security as well as new product sectors such as Managed DNS, Product Traceability, RFID/Auto-ID, and Internationalized Domain Names (IDNs). Ram serves on the Board of Directors of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) in a non-voting capacity. He is the author (with others) of the Redemption Grace Period (RGP) and the IDN implementation guidelines, now global industry standards. Ram is a pioneer in both Internet security and Internationalization. He is a founding member of the Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC). He serves on the steering committee of the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) and is on the Advisory Committee of the Internet Society (ISOC). Ram led both the GNSO Internationalized Domain Name (IDN) Working Group and the ICANN Board IDN Working Group; he is the co-founder of the Arabic Script IDN Working Group (ASIWG). He advises several governments on Internet security and Internet globalization issues as part of Afilias\\\' ccTLD portfolio. Before joining Afilias in September 2001, Ram was at Infonautics Corp., a pioneering online database and content distribution company. Earlier, Ram worked with First Data Corporation, Unisys Corporation and KPMG Peat Marwick in a variety of leadership, engineering and technology positions. Ram is also founder of the technology behind TurnTide, an anti-spam company acquired by Symantec. Ram was previously named one of the Philadelphia Business Journal\\\'s 40 under 40 and is a recipient of InfoWorld\\\'s CTO 25 Award. He is a founding member of the ISOC Philadelphia Area Chapter and serves on the advisory boards of several startup companies, as well as the Lifeboat Foundation\\\'s Scientific Advisory Board. Ram is also actively involved in cancer-related nonprofits.

Mr.Amitabha Saha Roy
Hewlett Packard
Delivery Manager

A senior leader and management professional with more than 18 years experience in IT Industry in senior delivery management positions. Amitabha worked across multiple geographies - worked extensively in US, Japan, Europe and India of which 5 years in US. He led and managed multi geography, multi cultural teams spanning US, India, Brussels, Warsaw, Manila. He has set up and managed large and complex Global Delivery Programs of over 300 FTE.

Ms.Kalpana Ajayan
Head - Contact Center

Kalpana was the head of the Insurance vertical in HSBC, with direct responsibilities of product and portfolio management as Sr. Vice-President & Head (Bancassurance). She was also responsible for sales management functions, involving setting up and managing direct and alternate channels and interfacing with regulatory authorities in the capacity of business head.

Ms.Latha Ekambaram
Head - Marketing & Distribution
Scott Badder (A multinational chemical company)

An international commercial professional with strong chemical industry expertise and an accomplished career backed by significant contributions to business growth and profitability. Latha has solid experience of over 16 + years in strategic marketing, sales and distribution operations across USA, Middle East and the Indian sub-continent. She has proven track record of strong management skills to lead and direct multicultural, cross functional teams driving business process efficiencies across operations towards profitable business growth.

Mr.Raja Shanmugam
Chief People Officer
Happiest Minds Technologies

Before establishing Happiest Minds, he was the first CEO of MindTree Foundation and established their formal charter and goals. He envisioned and implemented challenging and innovative initiatives for Persons with Disabilities and Primary education. He established the MindTree Foundation as the thought leader in Assistive Technologies in India within two years. In his earlier roles, he managed the P&L responsibilities of India, Singapore, Australia and Middle East, accounting for more than 16% of MindTree's overall business. Raja is a Member of NASSCOM Diversity and Inclusion Steering Committee, NASSCOM Foundation's Disability Advisory Group and CII - Disability Forum.

Mr.Amit Puri
Head - Telecom, Enterprise Services
Wipro Infotech

Amit lead Telecom Business for Enterprise Services Division in Wipro Infotech both from a Business Development and Service delivery perspective cutting across Telecom Operators, Telecom Equipment Vendors (TEV\'s) and VAS Players. He joined Wipro as Manager and later became National Manager -Technology Transformation Services before he has taken over as the Head - Telecom, Enterprise Services.

Mr.Navin Jain
Vice President - Member Relations

Navin joined as Senior Business Analyst at Ramco Systems, and later worked with Infosys Technologies as Associate Consultant before he served as the Manager at ICICI Bank and Standard Chartered Bank. In 2007, he moved to MasterCard International as the Director –Finance and Planning, and later became the Associate Vice-President & Account Head at MasterCard. He is now the Vice President of Member Relations at MasterCard.

Mr.Ashwin Padmanabhan
National Head
BIG Street, Reliance Broadcast Networks Ltd

Padmanabhan has been with the group since its inception. Prior to moving to Big Street, he was the station head of 92.7 Big FM in Delhi. Under Padmanabhan\'s leadership, Big FM Delhi saw a year-on-year growth in revenues of 28 per cent and a mammoth 30 per cent growth in listenership. He was also responsible for the launch and success of the 92.7 Big FM stations in Andhra Pradesh. Through a mix of aggressive marketing and innovation programming, Ashwin took the Hyderabad station to leadership position in both product and sales.
Ashwin Padmanabhan has rich experience in varied sectors spanning 16 years. He started his career with Reliance Industries Limited at their Hazira petrochemical complex, and subsequently got involved in starting his own venture Superseva.com India\'s first online concierge services company. A go-getter from the very beginning, Ashwin was also instrumental in setting up and launch of the News Channel TV-9. Prior to joining 92.7 BIG FM, Ashwin was with Visage Media Services India\'s largest stock photography company, and an affiliate of Getty Images as Director Content Development.

Mr.V H Suresh
Senior Vice President EMEA Trade Finance & Controls Head, London

Suresh started out his career at Citibank, is now responsible for managing Trade Finance Operations of the bank in Western Europe (Assets over US$500MM). He provides strategic direction on operations process to other EMEA countries to introduce and roll out Trade Finance Products. Earlier he was Senior Vice President, EMEA GTS Account Services, London – Citibank, Vice President & Senior Country Operations officer, Sri Lanka – Citigroup, Asst Vice President, Cash Management Operations - Citigroup Global Services, Asst Vice President - Head Western India Clearing Operations – Citibank, etc.

Mr.Rabindran Swamidason
Executive Director
Kothari Industrial Corporation Ltd.

Since joining KICL, in 1988, Rabindran Swamidason has grown from being a senior management resource to becoming the Executive Director of the organization. He has helped the company grow into a veritable force in fertilizers. He is responsible for the external matters of KICL: building partnerships and broader business relationships, government outreach and technology thought leadership, as well as advising the CMD and senior leadership on business and policy issues.

Mr.Ram Mohan J Rao
Managing Director, Egypt
The Nielsen Company

Mr. Ram Mohan Rao has been in Market Research for over 20 years. He worked both on the agency and the client side - and across India, Middle East and North Africa. His strength is in working across multi-cultural teams and across different sectors - FMCG, telecom, auto, social research, and finance.Before he became the Managing Director (Egypt) at The Neilsen Company, his vast experience include as Exec. Director: CR & BASES for North Africa at The Nielsen Company, Exec. Director at Feedback Middle East, Executive Director at TNS India, Bangalore, General Manager at TNS North Africa, Cairo,DGM - Marketing Services at Godrej Sara Lee Ltd., AVP at IMRB International, Mumbai, Project Director at TNS MERAC, Dubai and Senior Research Executive at Gallup MBA.

Mr.Ravindran Palaniappan
Director (Delivery Head, Financial Services)
CSC India

A senior management professional with 19+ years of all-rounded experience with consistent and successful track-record that includes 14+ years of success in Application Outsourcing industry. As the delivery head of Application Services for Financial Services customers across USA and Europe, he has brought in significant efficiencies in the operating income of my portfolio of accounts. His current portfolio includes 14 global customers, 2500 Associates and generates annual revenue of over US$ 200M. As the leader of new business solution development, he has been instrumental in bringing more than US$ 350M worth of new business across Banking, Healthcare, Technology, Automobile and Retail industry. He comes with rich experience in building development centers from scratch executing one of the most successful BOT model in Application outsourcing industry in India.

Mr.Y. Rama Rao
Managing Director & CEO
Spark Capital

As Founder and Managing Director, Rama Rao has spearheaded Spark Capitals growth, turning it into one of the fast growing Investment Banks in India, in just seven short years. Today he oversees a strong team, and is closely involved across all functions of Spark. Rama Rao has over 18 years of experience in the financial services industry, having worked earlier at Peregrine Capital, ITC Group and Times Bank. With Spark, he earned his spurs in raising private equity and is today a close associate and advisor on business strategy and capital raising, to CEOs of highly successful mid-market companies

Mr.K Ramakrishnan
President - Marketing
Cafe Coffee Day (CCD)

K Ramakrishnan is the President (Marketing), at Cafe Coffee Day (CCD). He switched to CCD from Lenovo India where he held the post of the Country Marketing Manager. He is a result-oriented professional with over 16 years of experience across Sales, Marketing, Product Planning and strategy. His key areas of strength include consumer insight mining and translation of the same to business results. He had earlier overseen the successful launch of TVS Apache and TVS Star during his seven-year tenure at TVS. Other organizations where he worked include TTK Prestige and Tata Tea.

Mr.R P Arvind
Head - Marketing
Levi Strauss

Arvind has over 12 plus years of marketing experience across Fashion retail, Consumer goods and Auto; in the competitive markets of India and Indonesia. He is heading marketing of dENiZEN brand, a youth brand & the second largest jeans wear business in India. Earlier he held senior positions at Britannia Industries Limited and TVS Motor Company.

Mr.Prasannaa Murli C
Senior Area Sales Manager
Pepsico India

Senior Sales Management professional Prasanna Murali earlier worked with at Wipro Consumer Care and Lighting as Area Sales Manager before joining Pepsico. He had won many titles related to his Business studies by participating various seminars and executing successful projects that well proved his caliber. He also worked at L& T in the area of Production Engineering designing Jigs, fixtures and related accessories for manufacturing of valves.

Mr.Ram Narayan
Vice President (Brand Building-Foods),
Unilever, China

Ram Narayan spent his career with Unilever group. After completing his MBA at BIM, he joined HLL as ASM. Later he became the Brand Manager and Regional Sales Manager at HLL before he moved to Unilever, China as the Director Customer Development. Since last year, Ram Narayan is holding the position of Vice President - Brand Building, at Unilever. Before his MBA, Ram Narayan was the Graduate Engineer Trainee at TATA Steel.

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