— BOARD OF DIRECTORS
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mr. R. Chellappan, Managing Director
Mr. R. Chellappan is 58 years of age and he is a qualified Engineer in Electrical and Electronics. He is the Founder-promoter of the Numeric (SWELECT) group. Has been at the core of the R&D & Marketing operations of the Group since its inception, and the product conception, development. Worked as Plant Engineer for over 7 years in Sri Ramakrishna Steels Limited, Coimbatore and served as a Senior Executive in Electrical Maintenance at Ashok Leyland Limited, Chennai, for over 5 years. Promoted Numeric Engineers In 1984 a proprietory concern as the first venture of Numeric Group which has now grown to become Numeric Power Systems Limited (Now known as SWELECT ENERGY SYSTEMS LTD), the No.1 Power Electronic Company in India. Also an active senior member of Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers Inc - USA (IEEE) for the last over 19 years. He is currently heading the product development functions in addition to the CEO position.
Mr. Prasanth Sakhamuri, B.Sc. PGDRM, — Director - Technical & Marketing
A management graduate from the institute of rural management (IRMA) with 21 years experience as Managing Director in HHV. He has set an example of paradigm shift from traditional family management to professional management. He believes in delegation of authority and brings transparency to all the activities for effective teamwork.
Mr. S.V. Narasaiah - Director
A first generation entrepreneur who pioneered the manufacture of products based on high vacuum technology in India by starting Hind High Vacuum Co. Pvt. Ltd in 1965. He has been honoured by various scientific and educational organisations for his contribution in the area of vacuum technology.
Mr. Nagarjun Sakhamuri, B.S. (Mech.Engg,USA)—Director
An engineering graduate from USA, he has been a part of the management team of HHV that has transformed the company into a leader of vacuum business in India. He has held the position of Managing Director of HHV since 1987. Highly innovative in his approach, he has brought in a total change in the processes of the business. He also heads HHV's Systems & Thin Film Coating business.
Mr. N.Natarajan - Director
Prof. N. Natarajan is 72 years of age and his qualification is B.TECH, MBA and PGDIM. He is a senior professional in the fields of Project Management, Finance, Engineering, Education and Arbitration with vast senior level experience in the Indian and Mauritian Governments, RBI, ANZ Grindlays Bank (Now Standard Chartered Bank) and Loyola Institute of Business Administration. He has carried out assignments on behalf of CFTC, World Bank and was on the roster of UNCHS as an International expert. He has worked with and led teams of multidisciplinary, multinational and multicultural professionals in large government and private organizations and acted as an agent of innovation and change. He has the Corporate Membership/Fellowship in professional institutions as follows: MICE (Lond), MCIHT (Lond), C.Eng (UK), FIE (Ind), FIOV (Ind), FIITA, Fellow Madras Science Foundation.
Mr. A. MURALIDHARAN
Mr. A. Muralidharan is a Chartered Accountant by qualification and is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He started his career in 1977 and has been in practice ever since. During his career as a practicing Chartered Accountant he has finalized the accounts and represented Corporates, Partnership Firms, Individuals and other Institutions before Statutory Authorities on several matters and has been a Member of Audit Committee in Companies. He has also been advising many of his clients on a wide variety of business management matters including Business Models, Risk Assessment and Minimization Procedures, Global / Domestic Industry Scenarios, and changes in Statutes. He has widely travelled and brings rich experience in Financial Services and General Management.