Sundaresan Radhakrishnan | Director

Appointment Date: December 2013


Mr Radhakrishnan is President of TiE (The IndusEntrepreneurs), Kolkata and Chairman of ICTE subcommittee of CII, Eastern Region. He is also a non-executive Director of DESCON Ltd., a knowledge based consultancy company specializing in the field of IT, ITES, GIS, power engineering, design and consultancy cervices. He worked previously as the Managing Director of DPSC Ltd.

Education: Law degree and professional Company Secretary qualification from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata.

Other: He is a Fellow of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and a member of the All India Management Association.  He was the President of The Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Kolkata, for two consecutive years in 2007 and 2008, and was Chairman of Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council, Government of India, New Delhi for last two years.


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  • I have witnessed first-hand how Shivia has not just changed but transformed people's lives with its livelihood programmes.
    Yasmine Hilton
    Chairman Shivia
  • Alquity supports Shivia because they transform lives by giving people the opportunity to do things themselves and they do it with dignity.
    Suresh Mistry
    Director, Alquity
  • We were thrilled to see the impact of the work being done and to meet the team on the ground. It was truly humbling to see the difference being made to so many people by this group of highly motivated and capable people.
    Stewart Brown
    Director Artemis Investment Management LLP
  • We are excited to support such a strategically-minded and professionally run charity that is making a real and sustainable difference. The focus and design of the livelihood programmes are simple and highly effective – and the results speak for themselves.
    Lars-eric Roden
    Director, The T&J Meyer Foundation
  • Farming is my only source of income... I registered with Shivia to learn how to reduce my farming expenses and produce better quality outputs. I am definitely seeing good results compared to previous years and have learned how to make bio-pesticides.
    AMS farmer
    Familia location West Bengal