Bangalore , 01 Feb 2013

Sudarshan Venu joins TVS Motor Company Board of Directors

TVS Motor Company Board of Directors, at its third quarter board meeting held on February 1, 2013 has appointed Sudarshan Venu as an additional director with immediate effect and will function in the rank of whole time director. He had joined TVS Motor Company as Vice President effective 1 December 2011. He was earlier inducted into the board of Sundaram Clayton, the holding company of TVS Motor Company as an additional director in September 2011.

Sudarshan Venu (23) completed his graduation in 2010 with Honors at the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology at the University of Pennsylvania. He also pursued a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering and Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania which maintains a long tradition of educating visionary business leaders and academicians. He completed his Masters in International Technology Management from the Warwick Manufacturing Group, an academic department at the University of Warwick in the United Kingdom.

While pursuing his Masters, he underwent hands on training in Die Casting Division of Sundaram-Clayton Limited and in TVS Motor Company Limited. With his academic background and exposure to the industry, he will be an asset to the Company and will bring with him fresh thinking and ideas.