Speaker Bio's:  

CP Rangachar
Managing Director & CEO, Yuken India
C. P. Rangachar serves as the Managing Director and an Executive Director of Yuken India. YIL has grown multifold and become one of the major manufacturers of hydraulic components and systems in the country. Promoter Chairman of SAI India Ltd, subsidiary of SAI s p a - Italy. He also serves as a Director of Natural Capsules. He was also the former Chairman of Confederation of Indian Industry - National Council for Small Industry. Previously, he served as an Independent Director of ADC India Communications from almost 3 years. He is an Electrical Engineer from BITS, Pilani.
Sunder V
President & Group CFO, Dynamatic Technologies
Sunder is an Industry veteran and an Institution Builder with over 25 years of rich experience in areas of Banking, Financial Services, Manufacturing, Design and Engineering Services. During his long and illustrious Professional Career he has been closely involved in establishing and expanding many ventures across the Globe in diverse fields like Engineering, Automotive, Defense, Aerospace, Engineering Design Services, Biotechnology, Homeland Security and Trading Activities. His team building and natural leadership skills have enabled him to identify, lead and mentor many young business leaders through out his professional career. His area of special interest includes Governance, Cultural influences on Business and Enterprise, Risk and Reward in an enterprise, turn around of businesses, Joint Ventures, People and their diversity. He has also served on the Boards of many Companies including Listed Companies
Vice President - Finance, Essae Digitronics
Sreepad with over 3 decades of banking experience in India and other countries, currently heads the Finance Division in Essae Digitronics. He brings with him more than 2 decades of experience in all facets of commercial banking in the largest premier banking institution of India, State Bank of India. He was later associated for eight years as a Consultant with BankConsult, handling various domestic and international assignments, primarily focused on Credit Risk Management.
J.R. Bangera
Immediate Past President, FKCCI
J.R.Bangera was the elected President of Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FKCCI) for the year 2011-12. He was the President of KASSIA in the year 1998-99.Also, he was Chairman of Industry Committee, Exim Bank Committee and International Trade Committee of FKCCI to name a few. He was instrumental in formulating Arbitration Dispute Resolution Mechanism Cell (ADR) in FKCCI. He is currently member of Karnataka State Planning Board, Regional Advisory Committee of Customs and Public Grievance Committee. Also the member of the Governing Council of KCTU, VITC in the year 1998-99, Member SIDBI/SRAC 1998-99. He was also the Director of KSSIDC, KSMIC, KEONICS, LIDKAR. Bangera presented a paper published by UNIDO on Business Development Services with special reference to Small Scale Industries in Karnataka. He has also presented a paper on Right to Social Security with special reference to Indian Family Security System in European Security Union published by Oxford Publication.
Jacob Crasta
Past President, FKCCI
J. Crasta is the Founder & CEO of CM Envirosystems. In 1981, Jacob Crasta founded CM Equipment & Instruments (India) to manufacture laboratory equipments for R&D and Quality control Laboratories. During 21st Century, it was renamed as CM Envirosystems. Crasta apart from being a distinguished industrialist also holds several notable positions in various prestigious organizations and trade bodies of India. He is the past president of FKCCI, KASSIA and PIA. He is also a member of Council on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME).
S. Balasubramanyam
Immediate Past President, Peenya Industries Association
Balasubramanium brings in more then 3 decades of experience out of which he has a dedicated experience of 18yrs as an entrepreneur. Currently he is running a SME in Peenya engaged in the manufacture of Alumina Refractory items for high temperature Applications which indigenizes Certain import items for companies like HAL and W & A Plant, Bangalore. He was also the member of Member of Local Project Advisory Committee of IISC on DST Project of Govt of India. Currently he is working for PhD on a subject titled “An Analytical Study on Enhancing competitiveness of SMEs through Innovations”.
R. Shivakumar
Chairman & Managing Director, Kumar Group of Companies
B.P. Shashidhar
Vice President, KASSIA
Ravi Basavraju
President, Peenya Industries Association