Board of Directors
Board of Directors

Board of Directors

  • Mr. N Ganapathy Subramaniam
    Mr. N Ganapathy Subramaniam
    Chairman (Non-Executive and Not-Independent)

    Mr. N. Ganapathy Subramaniam is the Chairman (Non-Executive and Not-Independent) of Tata Elxsi Limited since November 2014.

    He is also the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of TCS since February 2017. Prior to taking over the COO’s role he served as the Executive Vice President and Head of TCS Financial Solutions, a strategic business unit of TCS.

    Mr. Subramaniam brings in-depth knowledge about technology trends, systems, and policies of leading global corporations, and international business.

    He actively participates in banking, technology, and business forums in addition to specific knowledge streams in risk management and Six Sigma orientation.

  • Mrs. S Gopinath
    Mrs. S Gopinath
    Independent Non-Executive Director

    Mrs. Shyamala Gopinath is the Independent Non-Executive Director on the board of Tata Elxsi. She has vast experience in guiding and influencing the national policies in the diverse areas of financial sector regulation and supervision, development and regulation of financial markets, capital account management, management of government borrowings, forex reserves management, RBI accounts, and payment and settlement systems.

    Mrs. Gopinath holds a Master of Commerce degree and is a Certified Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers.

    Mrs. Gopinath retired as Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India. She is also on the Board of various Listed and Unlisted companies.   

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  • Mr. Sudhakar Rao
    Mr. Sudhakar Rao
    Independent Non-Executive Director

    Mr. Sudhakar Rao is a retired Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer belonging to the 1973 batch. He held various assignments including Chairman & Managing Director of the Karnataka Urban Infrastructure Development and Finance Corporation (KUIDFC); Principal Secretary - Finance; Principal Secretary - Home; Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister of Karnataka; Development Commissioner and acted as the Chief Secretary of Karnataka until retirement from government service on 30th September 2009.

    Mr. Rao holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from the Delhi School of Economics and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

    Mr. Rao acts as the Independent Director for various listed companies. He was conferred with the Kannada Rajyotsava Award, under the Public Service category by the Government of Karnataka on 1st November 2010.

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  • Dr. Anurag Kumar
    Dr. Anurag Kumar
    Independent Non-Executive Director

    Dr. Anurag Kumar obtained his B.Tech. degree from the Indian Institute of Technology at Kanpur, and a Ph.D. degree from Cornell University, both in Electrical Engineering. He was then with Bell Laboratories for over 6 years.

    He returned to India in 1988 and has since been with the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, in the Department of Electrical Communication Engineering faculty. Before taking over as the Director of IISc, on 1 August 2014, he was the Chair of the Electrical Sciences Division since 2007.

    Dr. Anurag is the recipient of the 1977 President's Gold Medalist in IIT Kanpur. He also received the IISc Alumni Award for Excellence in Engineering Research for 2008. He is a J.C. Bose National Fellow, awarded by the Department of Science Technology for 2011-2021.

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  • Mr. Ankur Verma
    Mr. Ankur Verma
    Non-Executive Director and Not-Independent

    Mr. Ankur Verma, a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering and PGDM from IIM, Calcutta has around 15 years of experience in Investment Banking, Capital Markets, and Corporate Strategy. At present, Mr. Verma is the Senior Vice President, Chairman’s Office at Tata Sons Limited. Previously, Mr. Verma was Managing Director (Investment Banking Division) in Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and prior to that, he was Group Manager & Head, Business Planning in Infosys Technologies Limited - Corporate Planning Group.

    Mr. Ankur Verma is also a Director on the Board of Tata AIA Life Insurance Company Limited, Tata Capital Housing Finance Limited, and Tata Teleservices Limited.

  • Mr. Manoj Raghavan
    Mr. Manoj Raghavan
    CEO & Managing Director

    Manoj Raghavan is the CEO & Managing Director of Tata Elxsi. He has over 22 years of industry experience.

    Prior to taking over the role of CEO & MD, he served as the Executive Vice President and Head of the Embedded Product Design (EPD) division, spearheading the sales, overall delivery, and P&L for this division.

    He joined Tata Elxsi in 1997 as Regional Manager to set up and grow Japan operations. Subsequently, he was also responsible for developing the business in South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, and China. More recently, Manoj was responsible for the North American business and helped grow the region to become a top revenue earner for the company.

    Manoj Raghavan holds a B.Tech in Metallurgical Engineering from IIT Madras, an MBA from The Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi, and has completed the Advanced Management Program from Harvard Business School.