TVS Motor Company has appointed K N Radhakrishnan as Whole Time Director and CEO for five years effective October 23, 2018. He began his career in Sundaram Clayton in 1986 as a Management Trainee (1986) and rose to
become the head of Business Planning and TQM for the group. In this role he led Sundaram Clayton to win the prestigious Deming Prize, becoming the first Indian company to do so. In 2004, he was promoted as Executive Vice President of TVS Motor and in 2008 became its President. Under his, leadership TVS has become the third largest selling two-wheeler brand in India.
Radhakrishnan has led the expansion of TVS into over 60 international markets. He holds a Master’s degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Chennai and has also undergone a Management Education Programme from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad.
“TVS Motor Company is delighted to elevate K N Radhakrishnan as Director & CEO. Over the decades, he has played a crucial role in shaping TVS Motor Company’s journey of becoming a global manufacturer boasting of superior quality products. His extensive experience within the company and his prestigious position in the automobile industry have been instrumental in helping the company achieve significant milestones. I am sure he will lead the company to even
greater heights in the future,” said Venu Srinivasan, Chairman, TVS Motor Company.