The lecture will be delivered by Venu Srinivasan, Chairman, Sundaram-Clayton Group, which includes TVS Motor Company, one of the largest two-wheeler manufacturer in India, and also among companies that manufacture automotive components in India. He was the President, Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) for the year 2009-10.
Srinivasan has an engineering degree from the College of Engineering, Chennai and a Master’s Degree in Management from the Purdue University, USA. In recognition of his contribution to management, he was conferred with “Doctor of Management” by his alma-mater, Purdue University in 2014. Srinivasan had also received Doctor of Science honors from the University of Warwick in 2004 for his contribution to manufacturing, R&D, technology and quality excellence. IIT Kharagupr conferred him ‘Doctor of Science’ in 2009.
The event will be presided by C Rangarajan, Chancellor, IFHE, and Former Chairman, Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India.