11701

Sudarshan Venu joins TVS Motor board as additional director

The new role will see 23-year-old effectively function as a whole-time director
Comment E-mail Print Share
First Published: Fri, Feb 01 2013. 08 24 PM IST
Venu is the latest of the fourth generation of the family to join the $4 billion TVS Group. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint
Venu is the latest of the fourth generation of the family to join the $4 billion TVS Group. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint
Updated: Fri, Feb 01 2013. 08 47 PM IST
Chennai: Two-wheeler maker TVS Motor Co. Ltd appointed Sudarshan Venu additional director of the company with immediate effect, it said in a stock exchange filing on Friday.
The new role will see 23-year-old Venu, son of Venu Srinivasan, chairman and managing director of TVS Motor, effectively functioning as a whole-time director. He joined the company as vice-president in December 2011.
Venu was instrumental in the development of the 125 cc Phoenix motorcycle that was launched in September last year. He also serves as additional director on the board of auto components manufacturer Sundaram Clayton Ltd, the holding company of TVS Motor.
Venu’s elder sister Lakshmi Venu currently serves on the board of Sundaram Clayton as director, strategy.
Venu is the latest of the fourth generation of the family to join the $4 billion TVS Group, which has almost 30 companies under its umbrella.
Comment E-mail Print Share
First Published: Fri, Feb 01 2013. 08 24 PM IST
blog comments powered by Disqus
  • Wed, Apr 23 2014. 05 42 PM
  • Wed, Apr 16 2014. 06 11 PM
ALSO READ close

Better realizations fail to rev up profit margin for TVS

Subscribe |  Contact Us  |  mint Code  |  Privacy policy  |  Terms of Use  |  Advertising  |  Mint Apps  |  About HT Media  |  Jobs
Contact Us
Copyright © 2014 HT Media All Rights Reserved