Amara Raja Group HR Head, Mr. B. Jaikrishna appointed Chairman of Employers’ Federation of Southern India (EFSI) of Telangana and AP

Hyderabad, 15th May, 2017: Mr. B. Jaikrishna, President- (Group HR & New Business Development) has been elected as the new Chairman of Employers’ Federation of Southern India (EFSI)–Telangana & Andhra Pradesh Branch, Hyderabad for the year 2017-18. The EFSI, being a premier federation of employers, focuses on promoting and protecting the interests of employers and focuses on the people related policies, legislations, employer-employee relations, and various other aspects of people and Industry.

The Annual Election for the State Committee of Telangana and AP of EFSI was conducted for the year 2017-18 and Mr. S.L.N. Murthy, Hon’ble Secretary, EFSI, announced the results.

Mr. Harsha Kadam, CEO-HSIL Ltd-PPD (AGI glaspac), has been elected as the Vice- Chairman of the EFSI. The members of the new committee of EFSI – Telangana and AP consists of Mr. R.V.S. Ramakrishna, Group President-Asiapac & MEA & M.D. Signode India Ltd; Dr. M. Appayya, Chairman, MPR Refractories Ltd; Mr. V.V. Krishna Reddy, MD, Sri Krishna Pharmaceuticals Ltd; Mr. M. Srinivasa Rao, Executive Director, Thermal Systems (Hyd) Pvt. Ltd; Mr. Suhas Kumbhar, Plant Head-Farms Division, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd; Mr. L. Prabhakar, Head-Human Resources, ITC Ltd-Agri Business Division; and Ex-officio member Mr. G. Krishna Prasad, Managing Director, Annapurna Bhaskari Group.

About Amara Raja:

Amara Raja is amongst India’s leading business conglomerates with interests spanning verticals from the production of lead acid batteries (AMARON  brand), power conversion products, sheet metal products, precision components, electronic products, Infrastructure Development, industrial services to food processing. Amara Raja Group of companies with their flagship company Amara Raja Batteries Ltd, are one of the largest manufacturers of Automotive and Industrial batteries in India. Amara Raja Group employs a work force of around 14000 people with a Net revenue of around Rs 6000 Crores (USD 885 Million) during financial year 2015-16.