CK Ranganathan, the Founder Chairman of CavinKare, is an inspirational leader and astute entrepreneur, who is one of the pioneers in the beauty and personal care products industry in India; he is an innovator who devised strategies to capture huge market shares from established multi-nationals in India.; CavinKare has now made inroads into international markets with its wide range of products.
As an independent director on Integra’s Board, he brings tremendous dynamism to the brand, adding the marketing X-factor with his vast entrepreneurial experience of 35 years. His business acumen of 35 years contributes to creating better strategies for growth and management. CK Ranganathan’s valuable inputs add the marketing X-factor to Integra.
CK Ranganathan was conferred the prestigious ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ award in 2004 by The Economic Times. He was Chairman of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Tamil Nadu State Council, in 2009–10. He is one of the founding members of the Ability Foundation, an NGO working towards the rehabilitation of the physically challenged. In honor of his father, he instituted the Chinnikrishnan Innovation Awards in 2011. He is also involved in various philanthropic activities particularly in the field of education.