Board of Directors
  • Mr. Ramesh K B Menon - Director HR
    Mr. Ramesh K B Menon - Chairman

    Mr. Ramesh Menon is a science graduate from Jai Hind College, Mumbai and has completed his post-graduation from XLRI Jamshedpur. Ramesh has had a long (over twenty six years) and distinguished career with Madura Coats. Prior to joining the Murugappa Group, Ramesh was the Director-HR of Coats, South Asia. Mr. Ramesh K B Menon took charge as Director-HR of the Murugappa Group on 1st July, 2013.

  • Mr. M A M Arunachalam - Non Executive Director
    Mr. M A M Arunachalam - Managing Director

    Mr. M A M Arunachalam is an MBA graduate from the University of Chicago and also has a B.Com degree from Loyola College, Chennai. He did his schooling in Doon School, Dehradun. He joined the Board in January 2008. He is on the Board of various companies including Coromadel Engineering Company Limited and New Ambadi Estates Private Limited. He has joined EID Parry India Limited as President - Strategy, effective 2nd February, 2015

  • Mr. C R Rajan - Non Executive Director
    Mr. C R Rajan - Non Executive Director

    Mr. C R Rajan is a graduate of Delhi University and an MBA from FMS Delhi University. He joined the board in 2005. He retired in December 2009, from the services of Murugappa Group as the President - Strategy and Ombudsman of the Murugappa group. He is an Adjunct Professor at GLIM and IFMR and teaches International Business at LIBA and has conducted sessions at ISB. He was also in the Regional Council and Southern Zone Council of CII and on various national level working groups on WTO.

  • Mr. H R Srinivasan - Non Executive Director
    Mr. H R Srinivasan - Non Executive Director

    Mr. Srinivasan holds a degree in Mathematics and two post graduate degrees - in Public Administration and Management. He is on the board of various companies including Sical Logistics Limited and Take Solutions Limited. He has been very active in various industry fora, having served both on the State and Regional council of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). He is also the Past President of TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs), Chennai Chapter. In 2008 he was conferred the CII Connect - "Entrepreneur of the Year Award". Srinivasan is also a member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO).

  • Mr. V Balaraman - Non Executive Director
    Mr. V Balaraman - Non Executive Director

    Mr. v Balaraman, a keen marketer and strong believer in Brand Building, is a consultant for Strategy, Branding and Marketing for Corporates (Boardroom Advantage Leadership Consulting). He was the Managing Director of M/s. Pond's India Ltd from 1991 to 1998 and Director- Exports of then, M/s. Hindustan Lever Ltd, now renamed as M/s. Hindustan Unilever Limited, from 1998 to 2002. He is a Director on the Board of various companies including Pond's Exports Limited, Mahindra World City Developers Limited, India Nippon Electricals Limited, Mother Dairy Fruit & vegetable P Ltd and Chairman of Computer Age Management