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Board of Directors

Our Leadership

We are a professionally-managed company under the stewardship of a competent and respected board of directors.

  • M-M-Murugappan

    Mr M M MurugappanChairman

    Mr M. M. MurugappanChairman

    Mr M M Murugappan is the Executive Chairman of the Murugappa Corporate Board. He holds a bachelor's degree in Chemical engineering from the AC College of Technology, University of Madras, and a master's degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan, USA. He is also the Chairman of Tube Investments of India Limited, TI Financial Holdings Limited, Coromandel International Limited, Wendt India Limited and Carborundum Universal Limited. He is on the boards of several companies including Mahindra & Mahindra Limited, Ambadi Investments Limited and Cyient Limited. He served on the Board of Governors of IIT Madras for six years till November 2011. He now serves on the board of the IIT Madras Research Park. He is a trustee of AMM Foundation and is actively involved in its activities, particularly in the area of education.
  • Margam-Rama-Prasad

    Mr Margam Rama PrasadDirector

    Mr Margam Rama PrasadDirector

    Mr Margam Rama Prasad holds Masters degree in Statistics and is an Associate member of Insurance Institute of India. Mr. Prasad is a former Wholetime member of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India in Non Life Insurance. He has over 40 years of experience in insurance sector. He was an Ex-Officio member in the Reinsurance Committee of International Association of Insurance Supervisors, the Governing Councils of Insurance Information Bureau and in Institute of Insurance and Risk Management. Mr. Margam Rama Prasad served as Chairman of General Insurance Council of India. He had held Directorships in The Thana Electric Supply Company Limited, GIC Housing Finance Limited, SHCIL Services Limited, Institute of Insurance and Risk Management,Indian Institute of Insurance Surveyors and Loss Assessors.
  • Kancherla Luke Ravindranath Babu

    Mr K L R BabuDirector

    Mr Kancherla Luke Ravindranath BabuDirector

    Mr. Kancherla Luke Ravindranath Babu holds Masters degree in Arts and is an Associate member of Insurance Institute of India. He has over 39 years of experience in various sectors including around 33 years of experience in insurance sector. Mr. Babu is a former Director and General Manager of The New India Assurance Company Limited. Mr. Babu had served as the CEO of New India Assurance Japan Operations. Mr. Babu served as had held Directorships in The New India Assurance Company Limited and ITUS Insurance Brokers Private Limited.
  • Kasivajjula Ramadevi

    Ms. Kasivajjula RamadeviDirector

    Ms. Kasivajjula RamadeviDirector

    Ms. Kasivajjula Ramadevi holds Masters degree in Commerce from University of Madras. She has over 39 years of experience in various sectors including more than 36 years of experience in insurance sector. Ms. Ramadevi is a former Chief Financial Officer and General Manager of The Oriental Insurance Company Limited.
  • Mr. Sridharan Rangarajan1234

    Mr.Sridharan RangarajanDirector

    Mr.Sridharan RangarajanDirector

    Mr. Sridharan Rangarajan is the President & Group CFO of Murugappa group.
    He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a graduate member of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India. He holds Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Madurai University and is a certified Six Sigma ‘Green Belt’ & trained ‘Process Champion’, ‘Black Belt’
    He is a Non-executive Director on various Boards including TI Financial Holdings Limited, Cholamandalam MS Risk Services Limited, Cholamandalam Home Finance Limited, Cholamandalam Health Insurance Limited, Net Access India Limited. He has also served on the board of Timken India Limited.
    He has 29 Years of overall experience in various fields like Banking, Manufacturing, Contracting, Service and Distribution businesses. He has rich cross cultural work experience with American, European, Middle Eastern, Israeli and Asians working abroad and in India in Companies like ABB, IDBI, LG Electronics, Trane Inc. USA, Timken and CUMI.
  • Mr. Hideo Yoshida

    Mr. Hideo YoshidaNon-Executive Director

    Mr. Hideo YoshidaNon-Executive Director

    Working in Leadership positions in Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (China) Co. Limited, Japan since 2009
    Has over 34 years of experience in general insurance industry
    Holds Bachelor of Arts in Business and Commerce from Keio University
    Holds Directorship in Cholamandalam MS Risk Services Limited, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance (China) Co. Ltd., InterRisk Consulting (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
  • V Suryanarayanan

    Mr V SuryanarayananManaging Director

    Mr V SuryanarayananManaging Director

    Mr. V. Suryanarayanan is a Commerce graduate, Chartered Accountant, Company Secretary and an Associate Member of the Insurance Institute of India. Besides, he has undergone advanced management program (AMP) from Insead University- France. He has been associated with the Murugappa Group for nearly 24 years. In 2006 he joined the Company as the Chief Financial Officer and later took up the roles of Head – Claims and Head – Technical. He was President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company before getting appointed as the Managing Director. Mr. Suryanarayanan is a director on the Boards of Cholamandalam MS Risk Services Limited and Cholamandalam Health Insurance Limited.
  • Takashi Kishi

    Mr Takashi KishiWholetime Director

    Mr Takashi KishiWholetime Director

    Mr Takashi Kishi  Working in Mitsui Marine & Fire Insurance Co. Ltd. since 1989.Has over 30 years of experience in general insurance industry.Holds Bachelor of Arts in Business and Commerce from Keio University, Faculty of Business and Commerce.Holds Directorship in Cholamandalam MS Risk Services Limited.

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