Senior Management

V. Suri

Mr. V. Suri has been associated with the Murugappa Group since 2007 and with the Company since 2013. In the initial stages of his career, he had worked with Parry for 7 years. Subsequently, he worked in Hitachi Home & Life Solutions and TVS Finance & Services Limited.

At E.I.D. – Parry, he heads the Finance function. A Chartered and Cost Accountant, he has also done the Business Leadership Program from IIMC. He has over 30 years of rich experience in Finance and Business Management, out of which 25 years he had worked in the role of CFO or equivalent position.

G. Jalaja

Ms. G. Jalaja is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India having wide experience in Finance, Audit, Legal and Secretarial functions.

She has been with E.I.D. – Parry (India) Limited (EID Parry) for more than 30 years. During her stint with EID Parry, she has worked in various capacities in the Finance function including Accounts, Treasury and MIS. She has immense experience in the M & A activities involving Acquisition of companies in India and overseas, Joint Ventures, Mergers, Demergers, etc.

S. K Sathyavrdhan

Mr. S. K Sathyavrdhan is a Post Graduate in Commerce, with a Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management, Industrial Relations and Business Management. He is a certified Lead Assessor in Quality systems and is also a certified Executive Coach. He has a rich experience of over 26 years and has been associated with E.I.D.- Parry (India) Limited (EID Parry) since 2000 and is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources function at EID Parry.

T.M. Shankar

Mr. T.M. Shankar is a Commerce Graduate and a Chartered Accountant. He started his career in Bannari Amman Sugars Limited and went on to work at Muscat for seven years in an Insurance Company. During 1995, he rejoined the Bannari Amman Group, taking care of their Export Division for 17 years. He joined E.I.D.-Parry (India) Limited in April 2012. He has extensive experience in both Commercial and Export functions.

T Rajasekar

Mr. T Rajasekar is a Honours Graduate in Engineering with 33 years of experience in managing Thermal Power Plants, Desalination Plants, Chemical & Petrochemical Plants in both Public and Private Sectors. Prior to joining in E.I.D. – Parry (India) Ltd., he was with Asian Paints Ltd, managing its chemicals division. He has an extensive exposure to Energy conservation and Environment management systems.


Mr T.Kannan is Sugar technologist from National sugar Institute, Kanpur and research experience in IIT Kanpur. He joined E.I.D. Parry in 2010 as unit head in Haliyal. Earlier to that, he has 11 years in DCM group, 8 years in Uttam group, Bajaj Hindustan in Uttar Pradesh, and a brief 2.5 years in Sakthi group in south totalling over 28 years in sugar industry. Sugar technology association of India has recognized him for his contributions to sugar industry over 25 years in 2011 in domain of technology developments. He is responsible for the Karnataka operations and cane development.

G. Madhavan

Mr. G. Madhavan has been associated with the Murugappa Group since 1994. He was associated with Coromandel International Ltd. till 2004 handling Exports and Technical Sales. Since 2005 he has been with the Sugar business of EID Parry. He currently heads Sales & Marketing of the sugar business of EID Parry. Madhavan has a Masters in Management from BITS, Pilani and a Post Graduate Diploma in International Business from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Delhi. He has also done the Business Leadership Program from IIMB. He has over 28 years of rich experience in Sales & Marketing in the Domestic and International Markets.

L.K. Baburaj

Mr. Baburaj is a Post Graduate in Agriculture with specialisation in Agricultural Extension & Rural Sociology. He has 24 years of experience in Sales & Marketing. After a brief stint as Junior Scientist – Transfer technology in ICRI, Spices Board, he started his sales and marketing career with Bayer (India) Limited. Prior to joining E.I.D.-Parry (India) Limited in 2005, he served as Business Leader & Marketing Specialist in Dow Agro Sciences Limited.

Muthiah Murugappan

Mr. Muthiah Murugappan is a graduate in Management Science from Warwick Business School and has completed Masters in Business Administration from London Business School. He has over 11 years of experience. He started his career with Cavinkare Private Limited in 2004 as an Area Sales Manager in the Western and Southern regions and subsequently moved into a Brand Management role as Product Manager for the International Business Unit covering GCC and ASEAN regions.

He joined the Murugappa Group in 2007 and served in Carborundum Universal Ltd (CUMI) in different capacities for six years. He started as Exports Manager in CUMI and then moved to Chicago in the United States to handle overseas marketing operations in CUMI America. He joined E.I.D. Parry as Business Head for the Nutraceuticals Business in January 2016.