Venu Srinivasan is new CII presidentMarch 27th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 27 (IANS) TVS Motor chairman and managing director Venu Srinivasan has been elected the new Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) president for 2009-10. He succeeds in that post ICICI Bank chairman K.V. Kamath.
Srinivasan, who is also the managing director of Sundaram-Clayton, assumed office Friday.
An engineer with a Masters’ degree in management from Purdue University of the US, Srinivasan is the honorary Consul General of South Korea in Chennai, besides being a member of the Prime Minister’s Council on trade and industry.
Hari S. Bhartia, co-chairman and managing director of Jubilant Organosys, has been elected the CII vice-president.
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