Advisory Board

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About Dr.M.Ramanan


  1. M.Sc in Industrial Chemistry with distinction of Jadhavpur University, Kolkata (1975)
  2. MBA (regular PGDM) of the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (1986-88)
  3. CAIIB of the Indian Institute of Bankers, Mumbai with distinction in Forex(1977)
  4. Doctorate (PhD) of the University of Mysore in 'SME Financial Management'(1998)

Experience: 47 years (20 years in Teaching /Research  in reputed Business Schools and 27 Years in Banking and Manufacturing Industries(Bank of India, IDBI, BHEL and Aachi  Masala Foods).Last position held Executive Director(Finance & Accounts) of BHEL and earlier Chief General Manager in IDBI Bank.

Present Employment

  1. Director, Dheen Dayal Institute of Management (BHU-Off campus centre), Chennai
  2. Former Director, Tamil Nadu Dr J Jayalalithaa Fisheries University Business School, OMR Chennai
  3. Adjunct Professor  in Finance& Entrepreneurship, Loyola College, LIBA,
  4. Visiting Professor Bharath University, VIT University IGTC, Aachi Institute of Management etc
  5. Amity University Global Business School, Chennai
  6. Board level Director NTPC, SPHINX, Jindal Solar, TVS Motors etc

Special recognitions:    

  • Past  CEO of two scheduled banks in Maharashtra and Gujarat appointed by RBI
  • Held the post of Chief General Manager in IDBI Bank/BHEL at the time of VRS in 2008 
  • Served as Founder Director of the Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Development Banking of the World Bank and IDBI at Hyderabad(1990-95), Bharath University as Dean as also Stansfield Business School, Singapore and ITM Business School
  • Professor in Finance  of Anna Institute of Management, Govt of TN
  • Member of Maharashtra Legislative Council (MLC)(1997-2002)
  • Trained in EDI of the World Bank and at Harvard Business School
  • Past Director of TVS Motor Company, Apollo Hospital Enterprises, Nirma. NTPC subsidiary, GVK Hotels, Aachi Masala Foods Ltd etc
  • President, TN&P, Laghu Udyog Bharti ( RSS Wing for MSEs)
  • Chairman, RBI Committee for Urban Coop Banks for MSMEs
  • Adviser to Aachi Institute of Management  and Entrepreneurial Development ,Chennai and Agni School of  Business Excellence, Dindigul, TN, London Management Academy Hyderabad (Osmania University)
  • Member Secretary, Gujarat Govt High Power Committee for Speedy Development of Saurashtra and Kutch Regions  and Salt and Salt  based Industries
  • Adviser to FICCI  for Agro based industries and CII  for MSMEs
  • Published six books on Finance, Banking and Entrepreneurship  Development
  • Accredited Mentor of SIDBI for MSMEs and Bharat Yuva Shakthi Trust (CII)
  • Accredited PPP expert of Asian Development Bank and the World Bank for 'Procurement under WB Lines of Credit'
  • Research Guide for six Doctoral scholars of various Universities/IFMR
  • Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), Chennai Chapter
  • Chairman, Tamil Nadu BJP, MSME Loan Facilitation Committee   

Shri. Ramachandra Vasudevan

About Shri.Ramachandra Vasudevan


B.Com. - Madras University (1978)
M.Com. - Madurai Kamaraj University (1980)
AICWA - Associate Member of Institute of Cost & Works Accountants of India (1980)
ACS - Associate Member of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (1981).

9 years as Head of Management Information & Finance in a Continuous Process Industry in Nylon Industrial Products. 4 years as Head of Finance, Accounts & Secretarial with a Multinational Engineering Company engaged in Auto Electrical. 7 years as Head of Finance & Secretarial with a leading Non Banking Finance Group. 20 years as director of Proactive and currently also HEAD and DIRECTOR (RISK Management Committee) for Shriram Group of Companies

Area of Specialization

Corporate Finance, Resource mobilization through Banks/ Financial Institutions, Placement of finance instruments etc. Issue Management, Costing and Systems, Secretarial Functions, Risk, Operational and Management Audit.