Speaker Bio's:  

P. Murari
Advisor-President, FICCI
Mr. Murari comes with a wide range of experience in various role including the being the Secretary to the President of India, Secretary to Govt. of India, Ministry of Industry, Dept. of Industrial Development and have also represented India On deputation from Ministry of Commerce to USA. He is currently the independent director for 14 reputed organization some to mention like Aban Offshore Limited, Bajaj Auto Limited, Aditya Birla Nuvo Limited and Idea Cellular Limited.
Prabhu Jaganathan
Branch Manager, Sify
More than a decade of experience in IT, Education and FMCG industry and has worked in companies like Gelliete, NIS Sparta. My last assignment was with NIS Sparta.
Ameer Khan E
Security Consultant, Symantec
Ameer is a Security professional with 9 years of experience with Symantec, in handling 0-day threats/exploits and expertise in handling Malware/Virus outbreaks for very large enterprise customers. He is currently practicing on information protection, Identity protection and Data loss prevention. Ameer has a deep knowledge on Symantec global intelligent network and handles Deepsight queries for his customers.
G. Sankaran
President, CHEPMMA
Sankaran has been elected as a Secretary of Tamil Nadu Plastic Manufacturers Association (TAPMA) for two term which became Chennai Plastics Manufacturers & Merchants Association (CHEPMMA) in which he is holding the post of President since its inception. His knowledge of the Industry is thorough and with this he puts forth his suggestions boldly. He is presently editing one magazine titled as ‘PLASTIC TIMES” through which he is bringing out all the vital information concerning the whole Plastic Industry.
S Kathir Kamanathan
Vice President - Finance, Lanco Tanjore Power
Kathir has around 20 years of experience in Finance in the Energy/ Infrastructure sector. Have enriched experience in Accounting in Power sector, Financial Modelling, Due Diligence for acquisition, Commercial contracts like Power Purchase Agreements, Operations & Power Trading & Carbon Credit He is Master in Accounting, Finance, Commercial, Legal functions. Has shared his expertise in Power sector, project structuring, contract negotiation, contract management, clean development mechanism, power trading
S Raj
Regional Director, IGCC
Raj is the Regional Director of Indo-German Chamber of Commerce (IGCC) & is responsible for promoting bilateral trade between India & Germany. Prior to IGCC Raj had highly successful stint of over two decades with the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association (ACMA). He contributed immensely to increasing the Association’s activities, membership, visibility and brand image and played a key role in attracting big ticket automotive investments in Tamil Nadu like Ford, Hyundai and BMW. With his vast experience in the automotive sector, he is also the Automotive Expert of the Chamber. Raj also heads the training centre of the Chamber which offers PGPBA programme based on the German Dual Education system.
TSK Venkata Subha Rao
Project Manager (IVP ), TANSTIA FNF
Venkat has nearly 30 years of experience in various manufacturing/engg industries covering Production-SBU head -marketing-project-product development -management areas. He is involved in Process planning and Cost estimation & pricing guidance to small scale industries clients. Venkat has developed nearly 50 components and all related tooling with vendors and regularly supplied to GE USA through an export oriented company in Chennai. Prior to joining TANSTIA Venkat was associated with , Gayatri Plasto Shears Pvt Ltd, Engine Clinic and Service Engineers, Tsk & Co etc.
J Raman Govindarajan
Past Chairman, IACC
Raman is the founder and CEO of Perfsystems with offices in Chennai, India, San Jose, CA, and Singapore is a leading consulting and IT services company, offering a wide array of solutions, customized for a range of data security, database performance products and applications for enterprises, in Japan, USA, France, Middle East and Asia Pacific. Raman has worked for top companies like Oracle, IBM, EMC, Cray Research, AMD, Siemens etc. His technical presentations and prototypes in the nineties using Clustered and Parallel architectures are still popularly hailed as industry landmarks and among world’s firsts. Raman presented paper on Data Load Performance at the worldwide ICMG Enterprise Architecture Summit at Bangalore this month, and was awarded ‘Speaker Award’. Raman was the chairman of IACC. He is also titled as ‘Entrepreneur of the Month’, February 2013 by Silicon India Magazine, California.
M Nandakumar
Senior VP, EDAC Engineering - SPIC group
Nanda Kumar is the Convenor at Energy panel of FICCI, Tamil Nadu state Council and is responsible for formulating Energy policy for TN State. Nanda Kumar is also Member of Process Plant and Machinery Association of India (PPMAI) Mumbai, and Project Management Associates (PMA), Member of Institute for Lean Construction Excellence, Mumbai. He served for last 29 years in functional areas of Business Development, Estimation and Project execution & management in Power, Petrochemical and allied sectors.
K. Narayana
General Manager, Surana Industries
Narayana has over 40 years of industrial Experience as a Strategic HR executive with building best in class organization that has been consistently successful in achieving aggressive revenue and profit objective. He is has been a catalyst for a series of HR initiatives impacting 15,000 employees. Prior to Surana Industries he has worked with Bharat Earth Movers Limited (BEML) as a Senior HR Executive for over 29 years, involved in corporate Management, Marketing Division and Factory Divisions. He designed the incentive plans for workers and executives. The implementation of this plan resulted in higher productivity which eliminated overtime payments resulting in huge savings and higher productivity.
Punit Santani
Sr. Business Manager, SAS Institute India Pvt. Ltd
14+ years of experience in the IT industry. Currently managing Business Development, in areas of Information Management and Advanced Analytics. Has done visioning, conceptualizing and positioning of Advanced Analytics Solutions across all Verticals. Has set up Business in new verticals and new solution areas like High Performance Analytics.