Chairman & Managing Director
Shri.P.R.Venketrama Raja has a Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering from University of Madras and Masters in Business Administration from University of Michigan, USA. He has been on the Board of The Ramco Cements Limited since 1985. He has more than 3 decades of Industrial Experience with specific knowledge in Textiles, Cement and Information Technology sectors. As a Member of the Board, he is responsible for guiding the Company in establishment of new units, selection of process and equipments and adoption of latest technologies since 1985, when the Company went for its first green field expansion in Jayanthipuram. He is also the Member of Stakeholder Relationship Committee, Audit Committee, Nomination and Remuneration Committee, Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and Risk Management Committee of the Company.
He was awarded Global Influencer of the Year at CONNECT 2016 by Confederation of Indian Industry, in recognition of his efforts in taking Indian products to the global stage.