Board Of Directors

Board Of Directors

Sri. Sanjay Jayavarthanavelu
Non-Executive, Chairman, Promoter

(DIN 00004505)

Sri. Sanjay Jayavarthanavelu is a post graduate in Business Administration from Philadelphia College of Textiles and Science, USA and Specialized in Management and Finance. He is a past Chairman of Textile Machinery Manufacturers Association (India). He is the Chairman of CII, Tamilnadu State Council and India- International Textile Machinery Exhibition Society. He is also a trustee in a charitable trust contributing to promotion of health and education. Sri. Sanjay Jayavarthanavelu is having more than two decades of experience in the areas of Financial Management, Human Resources Management and Administration.

Sri. Ravi Sam
Non-Executive, Promoter

(DIN 00007465)

Sri. Ravi Sam a leading industrialist has completed his graduation in Commerce and post graduation in Science (Textiles) in UK. He is from a renowned family engaged in the textile business at Coimbatore. Sri.Ravi Sam is having more than two decades of experience in Textile Industry.

Sri. S.Venkataraman
Non-Executive, Independent

(DIN 02538050)

Sri S Venkataraman is a B.Tech graduate and also completed Post Graduation in Industrial Engineering. He served M/s. Voltas Limited for more than 15 years in various capacities including heading the textile machinery division at Coimbatore. He has more than 20 years experience in Textile Industry. He is also a director in M/s Lakshmi Ring Travellers (Coimbatore) Limited

Smt Vijayalakshmi Narendra
Non-Executive, Independent

(DIN 00412374)

Smt Vijalakahsmi Narendra is a graduate in Science and holding a certificate of Accounting technician from the Institute of Chartered accountants of India, Electronic Data interchange from All India Management Association in association with Deakin University, Australia,Registrars to an Issue and share transfer Agents from National Institute of Securities Market.

She is having more than three decades of experience in managing the operations of securities Issue and Listing, Corporate compliance of SEBI, Companies Act, Listing agreements, Depositories, Investors grievance resolution system, securities transfer etc..

Sri B.Lakshmi Narayana

(DIN 00504396)

Sri B Lakshmi Narayana born on 17.09.1966, has completed his Graduation in Management (BBM) at P S G College of Arts & Science, B.S at New Hampshire College and C.S.S. (Marketing) at Harvard University. He has completed his M.B.A in University of New Hampshire. He has more than two decades of experience in Spinning and weaving.

He is the Managing Director of Van Tex Ltd, Director in Primo Aqua green Private Limited and an Independent Director in Super Spinning Mills Limited.

He is a past chairman of SIMA-Cotton Development Research Association, Committee member of South India Mills Association and Indian cotton Federation. He is a Vice Chairman of Cheshire Homes India. He is one of the trustees in Meenambal Educational Trust and Siddha Naidu Higher Secondary School.

He is not related to any other director of the Company.

Managing Director

(DIN 08252847)

Mr.G.Mani was born on 09.03.1955 and raised in Coimbatore. He is an Engineer from PSG College of Technology. He started his career as a Trainee in Design Department at Lakshmi Machine Works Limited in the year 1975.

He was the Team Leader in early 1990s in Design & Development of Blow Room machine, System Leader for Research & Development in early 2000s for Card Sliver System and in 2010, he became the Head of R & D.

In 2014, he took over Global Service functions of TMD and was heading the Dr.DJ R & D Centre for validation of all new products, Reliability establishment and interaction with technical institutes.

In 2017, he became the Vice President and streamlined the processes of Global service, Information Technology and Human resource functions (HR & IR), Safety, Health & Environment, Energy Engineering, Civil , Liaisoning, Public Relations, Corporate Social Responsibility and Administrative functions of the LMW

He has registered more than 15 patents for inventions in Textile machines. He won many TMMA R & D awards for the products designed by him

He is not related to any other director of the Company.

Smt. Justice Chitra Venkataraman
Non-Executive, Independent

(DIN 07044099)

Smt. Justice Chitra Venkataraman (Retd.) graduated in Economics from Ethiraj College, Chennai, and in Bachelor of Law from Madras Law College, Chennai. She started her practice at Madras High Court and specialised in Direct and Indirect tax laws.

She was appointed as Government Pleader during the period 1991 to 1995 and thereafter as the standing counsel for Income Tax for about 10 years. She was elevated as Judge of Madras High Court in the year 2005 and retired in April 2014. She is presently handling arbitration matters and providing opinion in taxation and commercial laws.

She also holds Independent Directorship at Lakshmi Machine Works Ltd, The Ramco Cements Limited, and Ramco Industries Limited.

Ms. Shivali Jayavarthanavelu
Non-Executive, Director

(DIN 07441741)

Ms. Shivali Jayavarthanavelu, a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Biochemistry from The University of Bath, UK is the Managing Director of Lakshmi Life Sciences Limited (LLS), Coimbatore.

LLS is an amalgamation of Automation, Engineering & Medical Plastics, Cleanroom Moulding & Assembly, Machine Tools & Tooling, Engineering services and Surface Finishing divisions. The company provides high tech engineering & Automation solutions for Electrical, Medical, Textile, Automotive and Packaging industries.

Ms. Shivali is also a Director of Quattro Engineering India Private Limited, Chakradhara Aerospace and Cargo Private Limited, Dhanajaya Agro Farms Private Limited, Chakradhara Agro Farms Private Limited, Petrus Technologies Private Limited.

Sri Gopinath Bala
Non Executive, Independent

(DIN 01645781)

Sri Gopinath Bala born on 02.03.1977 has completed B.Tech -Textile Technology in Bapuji Institute of Engineering and Technology, MS- Polymer Materials & Engineering and MBA in Auburn University, USA.

He is having 20+ years of experience in Polymers & Chemistry, Technical Textiles, Fibers, Yarns & Fabrics, Nano Materials & Technical Product Development and Multi Functional Materials.

He is also having experience in Zyvex Corporation, Dallas, Texas relating to Conceive and execute projects funded under SBIR grants by National Aeronautics & Space Agency (NASA) & Department of Defense (DoD - DARPA), US and also having experience relating to Conductive Polymers and Nano-Materials in Developing Applications, synthesizing and application of conducting polymers in the fields of 3rd order non-linear optics, polymer based batteries, and super capacitors, Synthesize and develop a polymer membrane for applications into toxic waste removal in ground water using selective per-vaporation technique and developing an advanced light weight high strength carbon-epoxy Structural Composite Flywheel used by NASA for energy storage.

He holds a US Patent (US 2010 / 0009165 A1), Prestigious R&D 100 Award, NASA Publication Award.

List of Directorship in other Companies:

Sri Venkatalakshmi Spinners Limited

South Indian Textile Research Association (SITRA),

Indian Texprenures Federation (ITF) and SVS Advanced Fabrics Private Limited.