R.S.Krishnaswamy

Founder and Honorary Chief Patron

  • Post Graduate in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Was an Entrepreneur for more than 30 years.
  • Currently involved in a number of social activities.
  • Has extensive hands-on experience in community outreach, documenting and executing social welfare programmes through Implementing Agencies.
  • Completed a course on CSR conducted by Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs and started practice as a CSR Consultant.
  • Volunteering with Siruthuli, an NGO based in Coimbatore from 2004.
  • Involved as the Convener, Water Bodies Restoration Committee of Siruthuli.
  • Focused on documenting of water bodies to record physical and hydraulic particulars of lakes and ponds located around Coimbatore.
  • Currently concentrating on proposals to install waste water treatment plants for lakes.

Reach Krishnaswamy through csrsparkcontact@gmail.com

Dr.K.Jayakumar, IAS

Honorary Patron

  • Chief Secretary to Governor Govt of Sikkim and Head- Dept of Science and Technology.
  • A mechanical engineer from P.S.G.College of Technology, Management Post Graduate from IIM Bangalore and Ph.D. from IIT Kharagpur, Dr.Jayakumar joined the Indian Administrative Service in 1987.
  • He held various positions including, District Magistrate, Deputy Secretary in Health and Family Welfare,  Director Technical Education in the Govt. of Sikkim, Principal Secretary in the Departments of Labour, Social Justice Empowerment & Welfare, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship & Science and Technology. He has served as he served as the Vice Chancellor of Sikkim Manipal University, Gangtok.
  • During his tenure in Govt. of India he served as Director IT in the Department of Administrative Reforms and as Joint Secretary  in the Ministry of Science and Technology, Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Govt. of India .
  • Among various project initiatives implemented by him is the  CSIR Transformation and ICT Interventions Project under which an “ERP Bespoke application” has been developed and implemented across the 37 National Laboratories of CSIR.  The project has bagged the CSI-Nihilent Special Recognition Award under Research Category in 2010.
  • He was instrumental in implementing two major portals. India Enterprise Portal  to serve as a cyber eco-system to engage, reach-out empower and facilitate the growth of entrepreneurs/enterprises and Indiatechpedia for popularization of science among students, youth, women and communities which has won the Skotch Smart Governance Platinum Award for the year 2017.
  • He has written a book on “Dynamics of Organisational Behavior and Executing Change” which has been published by CSIR in 2011. An expert in diverse aspects of Techno Managerial and Administrative areas, he has several publications to his credit.

Nagendran Ramamurthy

Honorary Patron

  • A veteran banker with thirty years of domain experience in India and abroad. He is well versed in all aspects of corporate banking and finance and has broad exposure to a wide range of industries.
  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Madras University and a Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from The National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai.
  • He was hired from campus by Citibank in 1985 as a Management Associate. Over a career spanning more than twenty five years with Citibank, he gained wide experience in all aspects of corporate banking including areas such as credit risk, marketing and sales, product management, customer service, operations & technology and treasury.
  • He was in India for ten years before transferring to Singapore and Malaysia in roles that covered the full Asia Pacific region. He was designated as a Managing Director in 2004.
  • Nagendran also worked with ANZ Group in Singapore and was responsible for the bank’s Asia, Pacific, Europe and North America region for his division. Later, he relocated to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where he headed the Global Transaction Services division for Hong Leong Bank.
  • Presently, he is the founder and managing director of JPACT Services Sdn Bhd, a consulting firm based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia that provides a wide range of financial services to banks and individuals.
  • He brings wide knowledge in different areas and hands-on exposure to global best practices. Apart from his professional experience, he has a deep passion for the environment and climate change, an area that he has been closely following for over ten years.

S.Shivkumar

Honorary Patron

  • Holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Madras University and a Master’s Degree from IIT, Bombay.
  • An expert in Design, Learning & Development, eLearning and Corporate Communication with more than 30 years of experience.
  • Was the Managing Director of an animation company and an eLearning company serving large global clients such as Cognizant, Acer Computers and so on.
  • A research scholar with National Institute for Technical Teacher Training and Research.
  • Was a member of Board of Studies of Pondicherry University.
  • C&G UK certified International Trainer.
  • Consultant to corporate organisations and Educational Institutions offering consulting services on eLearning, Learning content development, skill development and so on.
  • Founder Trustee of Karam Korpom Foundation, an NGO working on Environmental protection and preservation through art and culture. The foundation has been successfully transforming many abused public spaces in Chennai.

P.P.Subramanian

Honorary Patron

  • Established a consulting firm P P Associates in 1991 at Coimbatore-a technology focused consulting firm dedicated to achieve utmost customer satisfaction.
  • Executed various Professional Electrical& HVAC works for several projects like Hospitals, Processing units, Multi-storied Buildings, Textiles units etc.,
  • The firm possesses a valid Electrical Consulting Supervisor A-Grade license
  • Works on the mantra“Success comes from surrounding yourself with the right people and the right companies”
  • He leads a team of eminent, striving, committed and like minded staff, who steer the organisation to higher altitudes.
  • Member of Rotary Club of Coimbatore West from 1998
  • President, Rotary Club of Coimbatore West for the year 2006
  • Served as Assistant Governor RI Dist 3201in 2010, RI Dist 3201 Rotary District Conference Co-Chair in 2019
  • Managing Trustee, Aspire Foundation helping the needy in Child Cancer Care, Education, Hygiene and Environment
  • Member, Steering Committee, Siruthuli.

M.Bhasker

Honorary Patron

  • Charted Accountant with National rank. Qualified ICWAI.
  • Practicing as CA for more than 25 years.
  • Specialising in Corporate audit, funding and managerial advisory.
  • Served as Advisor to Lesotho, a South African Country.
  • Group company Vybhavs, is into loan syndication.
  • Running a portal www.indialoanbazaar.com and DSA for leading banks such as Citibank,HDFC Ltd and HDFC Bank.
  • Rotarian since 2002. Held positions of President, Assistant Governor and TRF Regional Chair
  • Won best President Award for the year 2012-13
  • Major Donor to The Rotary Foundation
  • Past President of the Auditors Association of South India.
  • Established skill developement courses for free skill training of students in accounts.
  • Member of TiE and Chamber of Commerce.\
  • Served as a Judicial Member of Consumer Redressal Forum of TNEB.

Venkatesh Narayanasamy

Honorary Patron

  • A Graduate from PSG College turned self-made Entrepreneur.
  • Started his first venture Sysmantech Computers, a leading computer hardware reseller known widely in Chennai, Coimbatore and Pondicherry.
  • His second company Innovative Services, in the it’s 12 years of service, has changed the lives of over 500,000 students from over 100 colleges making them industry ready. The company conducts training programs in Schools, Colleges, Universities and Corporate companies on various skills such as values, personal effectiveness skills, communication, self-management strategies, leadership, team building and innovative thinking.
  • He is a Director – PR for a social organization “Save Our Daughters of India” which helps fatherless and motherless children to integrate with life.
  • He has been a Rotarian sine 1999 and has held many leadership positions.
  • His most endearing qualities and qualifications are acute leadership and managerial skills, ability to perform in a fast-paced environment, performance ethics and passion, capability to efficiently oversee and inspire staff to great performance levels, and finally the ability to give customer delight.

Prabu Sekar

Honorary Patron

  • An entrepreneur for more than two decades. CEO/Founder of Hoffensoft.
  • Postgraduate in Computer Applications.
  • Currently running a Software business (Hoffensoft) and involved in a number of social activities.
  • Extensive knowledge in Business Automation process for profitable and non-profitable organizations.
  • Extensive knowledge in building a paperless company using cloud platform.
  • Volunteering and Steering Committee Member of Siruthuli, an NGO based in Coimbatore from 2004.
    Involved as the Convener, Noyyal River Restoration Committee of Siruthuli.
  • Involved in building Cloud-Based Application to automate all business processes of Siruthuli using Force.com platform
  • Involved in taking Entrepreneurship guest lectures in most of the colleges in and around Coimbatore.

V.Chandrasekar

Honorary Patron

  • Mechanical Engineering Graduate from GCT Coimbatore.
  • Had an initial stint of foreign assignment for four years
  • Founder, M/s TEKNO PLASTIC SYSTEMS in 1994 and caters to the packaging market as well as engineering industries.
  • Governing Council Member of ICCI Coimbatore , IPI , TAPMA , CPC , CODISSIA.
  • Vice President of the IPI ( Indian Plastic Institute ).
  • Guided by the concepts and words of Great Soul Swamy Vivekananda.
  • Steering Committee Member, SIRUTHULI (Heading the afforestation team) .
  • Joint Secretary of Road Safety Association.
  • Hobbies: Naturalist, Photography, Sports and Travel.