Kochi: Three veteran entrepreneurs from Kerala -- C V Jacob, Chairman of Synthite Group, Kochouseph Chittilappilly,Chairman of V-guard Group and M P Ramachandran, Chairman and Managing Director of Jyothi Laboratories Ltd, will be honoured by TiE Kerala at TiEcon Kerala 2013.
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will confer them the honour in the presence of a galaxy of business leaders,entrepreneurs, investors and other dignitaries on December 13,when TiEcon Kerala, will commence. They will later take part in an interactive session and share their experiences with the audience.
Kochouseph Chittilappilly, is the Chairman of V-Guard Group, a fast growing diversified group engaged in the manufacture of electrical, electronic and electro-mechanical products of everyday use and with a presence in leisure industry.
C V Jacob is Chairman of Synthite Group, an integrated and diversified producer of value added spices.
M P Ramachandran is the Chairman and Managing Director of Jyothi Laboratories Ltd, a well diversified group engaged in the manufacture of host of of consumer products. The three have inspired young entrepreneurs besides emerging as model business leaders of a resurgent Kerala today.
John K Paul, President of TiE Kerala, said: "The three veteran entrepreneurs have shown what 'Kerala Can'".
"They proved that Keralites can successfully build and manage modern industries anywhere and also compete with the rest of the world. The business model they created and the spirit they espoused during the past three decades paved the way to bring entrepreneurship to the mainstream as an engine of economic growth for the state,” he added.