Non-executive Chairman of the Board and Independent Director
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.
Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman
Rangan Mohan is a visionary in the IT and BPO space, with an experience of 32 years in leadership positions, championing the growth of these technology companies. He is an engineer with an MBA from IIM, Ahmedabad. A name to reckon with, he founded Rangan Mohan Associates in 2006, which provides consultation on business strategy and leadership coaching.
Currently, an Independent Director on Integra’s board, Mohan brings years of experience to the company in growing and managing technology BPOs. Having worked with renowned global IT and BPO companies, his wealth of expertise in domains such as video embedded software development, business intelligence, and voice and data BPO Services is of huge strategic advantage to Integra.
Mohan has held leadership positions in these companies:
- CEO and President of Hinduja Global Solutions from 2001-2006. He grew the company from 300 to 7000 employees. HGS provides voice and data services across domains like Healthcare, Insurance, etc.
- CEO and President from 2000-2001 of Global Edge Software, which offers solutions in embedded software to verticals like Semiconductors and Industrial Automation.
- MD and CEO of BFL Ltd., from 1994-2000 involved in setting up and running offshore development centers. He also headed Sales and Marketing.
Founder, Managing Director, and CEO
Sriram Subramanya, the founder, and architect of Integra started the company in 1994 at a time when the publishing industry was rapidly evolving. Over the years, Sriram built and transformed Integra to one of the top 10 Digital Content Services companies in the world with a 1800+ strong workforce today.
Sriram started his career in 1986 after graduating from Annamalai University as a mechanical engineer. After working in a leading corporate for 6 years he became an entrepreneur. His vision along with the self-driven objective of high-performance metrics, coupled with bold, risk-taking initiatives has helped his entrepreneurial success. One of the key pillars of his success has been his constant endeavor to keep customer satisfaction at its optimal. The tenets of any successful business have been quality work and meeting customer expectations, and it was this mantra that made Integra the company it is today. All this success would not have been possible without a great workforce and Integra has always emphasized on employee welfare initiatives and developing a happiness quotient which has made them an invaluable asset.
Sriram has also piloted many technology initiatives such as the development of technology products to provide comprehensive customer solutions. Another notable achievement has been launch of Integra’s Digital Solutions that required the introduction of many digital initiatives such as AR/VR and support for a wide range of accessibility services.
Besides Integra, Sriram is passionate about social causes and healthy living. His community-based initiatives toward sustainable organic farming and helping better social standards of living have manifested through ideas on a web platform, www.sriramcharitabletrust.org. The trust is involved in environment conservation, healthcare and education, women empowerment, social rehabilitation, and rural upliftment.
Along the journey, Sriram has earned many laurels – Integra was ranked No.2 among global publishing BPO service providers (source: Black Book of Outsourcing Survey 2009-10). He also served as Chairman of the CII, Puducherry and is an active member of various CII forums of South India.
Co-founder and Joint Managing Director
As a co-founder, Anuradha Sriram has been a very dynamic force in the growth story of Integra since inception. She has been at the forefront of many key initiatives in areas of Finance and Technology and has also helped design and mentor leadership programs towards better Human Resource management. She also laid a strong emphasis on customer engagement and delivering quality.
Anuradha has also been active in leading CSR activities at Integra such as women’s welfare and community welfare schemes. Her invaluable efforts towards women’s empowerment had not gone unnoticed and Integra won the NASSCOM Corporate Award for Excellence in Gender Inclusivity in 2006.
Anuradha has held prestigious positions for industry bodies. She was the Chairwoman of Indian Women Network (IWN), Southern Region, a CII initiative to help mentor career growth for women.
Anuradha holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering and a master’s degree in management.